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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...

Help for Counsel Practicing before the ITC: § 337 Patent Investigation Management Guide

Many patent owners have gravitated toward the U.S. International Trade Commission's (ITC) policing of unfair trade practices under Section 337 of the Trade Act as District Courts have become bogged down with patent infringement actions, which can take 3 to 5 years to reach the trial stage. To...