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Latest United States International Trade Commission Stories

2009-08-10 10:27:00

DENTON, Texas, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- eInstruction Corporation, a premier global provider of learning technology, today announced the U.S. International Trade Commission will investigate the company's claim against Qomo HiteVision, LLC for patent infringement. In its filing with the USITC, dated July 2, eInstruction seeks to block imports of Qomo HiteVision's QIT30 Prodigy Interactive Wireless Tablet claiming the product infringes upon a patent eInstruction holds for its collaborative...

2009-08-07 12:41:00

Urges USTR to Recommend to President Obama Remedy Proposed by ITC WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today presented a comprehensive overview before the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) of its Section 421 trade case filed in April against a flood of 46 million passenger and light tire truck tires from China valued at $1.7 billion in 2008. The hearing is the final public step to determine recommendations on a tariff remedy before President Obama...

2009-07-27 17:05:00

Public hearing Aug. 7 becomes last step in recommendation to President WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) has requested an appearance before the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) public hearing scheduled Aug. 7 in the final step of a trade case in which the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has determined that surging low cost consumer tire imports from China have damaged the domestic industry with lost jobs and factory shutdowns. The...

2009-06-29 14:30:00

Now seeks Pres. Obama's support to save U.S. jobs & plants WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) applauded today's vote by the International Trade Commission (ITC) for a tariff remedy in the union's Section 421 petition against a surge of low-priced and market disrupting consumer tires from China. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) Leo W. Gerard, USW international president, declared: "Today's remedy vote by the ITC...

2009-06-29 14:07:00

WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.-based unit of China's largest tire manufacturer expressed disappointment Monday in a protectionist decision by the International Trade Commission. The ITC recommended imposing additional duties against Chinese-made vehicle tires. "We are disappointed that four of the six ITC Commissioners today felt compelled to take a decidedly protectionist path and recommended that the U.S. government impose an additional duty against economy tires made in...

2009-05-06 14:31:00

WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today denounced attempts by the Chinese government to unduly influence members of the International Trade Commission's (ITC) examination of imports. The delegation expressed particular concerns about a recently filed petition relating to tires from China exported to the U.S. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) "It's inappropriate under our trade laws that the Chinese government would...

2009-01-13 08:00:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pass & Seymour/Legrand (P&S), a leading provider of electrical wiring devices and home systems, announced today that, on December 22, 2008, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) released a public version of the judge's ruling that a number of Chinese manufacturers of ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs) and their U.S. distributors have violated P&S's patent rights. On December 22, the ITC also released a public version of the...

2009-01-12 17:32:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monolithic Power Systems (MPS) (Nasdaq: MPWR), a leading fabless manufacturer of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced that the U.S. International Trade Commission ("U.S.I.T.C.") has formally started its proceeding to resolve a patent dispute between MPS and O2 Micro, Inc. On November 6, 2008, O2 Micro filed a complaint with the U.S.I.T.C. alleging that certain MPS products infringe O2 Micro...

2008-09-23 12:00:36

EXETER, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Guangdong Food Industry Institute (GDFII/L&P Food), a leading and first manufacturer of Sucralose in China, announced that today, Administrative Law Judge Charles E. Bullock of the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) has issued his initial determination on Tate & Lyle's Section 337 complaint (docket# 337-TA-604). The complaint alleged infringement of process patents relating to the production of sucralose and certain...

2008-08-26 00:00:29

By Paul J. Nyden Charlotte Lane, a longtime Charleston resident, spends her time reading legal documents, listening to testimony and deciding whether to impose penalties on foreign companies exporting products to the United States. The International Trade Commission, with offices not far from the U.S. Capitol, examines a wide variety of imports ranging from steel and shrimp to rubber tires and laminated pet food bags. "We are six commissioners, three Republicans and three Democrats. We...