Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione: U.S. International Trade Commission Clarifies that the Economic Prong of the Domestic Industry Requirement Under 19 U.S.C. Sections 1337(a)(3)(A) and (B) can be Satisfied on a Product-By-Product Basis

On June 8, 2012, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued the public version of its April 27, 2012, Opinion in Certain Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters and Products Containing Same, Inv. No. 337-TA-739. This investigation was instituted on October 8, 2010, based on a complaint filed by Leviton...

Duane Morris LLP: ITC Continues to Set a High Bar for Licensing-Based Domestic Industries

In a recent case, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) continued the trend of fine-tuning the requirements for establishing a domestic industry based upon licensing activity. 1 The case was brought by Rambus against various semiconductor manufacturers and their customers. There were two families...