337Info - Unfair Import Investigations Information System

Section 337 declares the infringement of certain statutory intellectual property rights and other forms of unfair competition in import trade to be unlawful practices. Most Section 337 investigations involve allegations of patent or registered trademark infringement. Other forms of unfair competition, such as misappropriation of trade secrets, trade dress infringement, passing off, false advertising, and violations of the antitrust laws, may also be asserted.


Recent Complaints

Docket Number: 3363

Investigation Number: 3363

Complainant(s): Innovative Foundry Technologies LLC

Respondent(s): BBK Communication Technology Co., Ltd. Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd. Hisense Electric, Co. Ltd. Hisense USA Corporation Hisense USA Multimedia R&D Center, Inc. MediaTek Inc. MediaTek USA Inc. Mstar Semiconductor, Inc. OnePlus Technology (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. Qualcomm Inc. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. TCL Communication, Inc. TCL Corporation TCT Mobile (US) Inc. TSMC North America TSMC Technology, Inc. TTE Technology, Inc. d/b/a TCL America Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited Vivo Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. Vizio, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 02/15/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3360

Investigation Number: 3360

Complainant(s): Dr. Songzhou Hu Vitaworks IP, LLC Vitaworks, LLC

Respondent(s): A to Z Nutrition, Inc. Ampak Company, Inc. Armada Nutrition LLC Atlantic Chemicals Trading of North America, Inc. Crossroad Ingredients LLC Emote International, Inc. Epikix, Inc. Fuchi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. d/b/a Hubei Grand Life Science and Technology Co., Ltd. Fuerst Day Lawson (USA), Ltd. Glanbia Nutritional (NA), Inc. Greating Shipping Co., Green Wave Ingredients, Inc. Hard Eight Nutrition, LLC JSW Enterprises, LLC d/b/a Nutravative Ingredients Jiangyin Huachang Food Additive Co., Ltd. N.V.E., Inc. a/k/a N.V.E. Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Natural Ingredient Corp. Pacific Rainbow International Inc. Pharmachem Laboratories, Inc. Prinova USA, LLC Qianjiang Yongan Pharma Co., Ltd. SEM Minerals, L.P. Shandong Xinhua Pharmaceutical USA. Inc. d/b/a SX Pharma Signo, LLC Stauber Holdings, Inc. f/k/a Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc. Uniprime International, LLC Wild Flavors, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 01/30/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3361

Investigation Number: 3361

Complainant(s): RegenLab USA LLC

Respondent(s): Eclipse MedCorp, LLC Estar Technologies, Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 01/30/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3359

Investigation Number: 3359

Complainant(s): Allergan plc Allergan, Inc. Medytox Inc.

Respondent(s): Daewoong Co., Ltd. Daewoong Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. Evolus, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Trade Secret

Date Complaint Filed: 01/30/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3358

Investigation Number: 3358

Complainant(s): Tela Innovations, Inc.

Respondent(s): ASUS Computer International Acer America Corporation Acer, Inc. Asustek Computer, Inc. Intel Corporation Lenovo (United States), Inc Lenovo Group Limited MSI Computer Corporation Micro-Star International Co., Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 12/19/2018 Date of Institution: