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The International Trade Commission has recently announced the following actions in intellectual property rights infringement investigations. For more information on pursuing or mitigating IPR-related import restrictions, please contact attorney Lee Sandler via email or at (305) 894-1000.

Barcode scanners – institution of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1321 of barcode scanners, scan engines, mobile computers with barcode scanning functionalities, products containing same, and components thereof (complainants Honeywell International Inc. and Hand Held Products Inc.; respondents located in the U.S.)

Golf club parts – institution of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1320 of universal golf club shaft and golf club head connection adaptors, certain components thereof, and products containing the same (complainant Club-Conex LLC; respondent located in China)

Smart thermostats – termination without import restrictions of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1258 of smart thermostat systems, smart HVAC systems, smart HVAC control systems, and components thereof following finding of no Section 337 violation

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