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: 3243

Investigation Number: 3243

Complainant(s): Intellectual Ventures II LLC

Respondent(s): ASMO North America, LLC ASMO North Carlina, Inc. Aisin Holdings of America, Inc. Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. Aisin Technical Center of America, Inc. Aisin World Corporation of America American Honda Motor Co., Inc. American Mitsuba Corporation Asmo Co. Ltd. BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC BMW of North America, LLC Bayerische Motoren Werke AG Denso Corporation Denso International America, Inc. Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC Honda Motor Co., Ltd. Honda North America, Inc. Honda R&D Americas, Inc. Honda of America Mfg., Inc. Mitsuba Corporation Nidec Automotive Motor Americas, LLC Nidec Corporation Toyota Motor Corporation Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Indiana, Inc. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. Toyota Motor North America, Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 08/11/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3242

Investigation Number: 3242

Complainant(s): Avago Technologies Fiber IP (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. Broadcom Limited

Respondent(s): Anthem Electronics, Inc. DTS, Inc. Definitive Technology MartinLogan, Ltd. McIntosh Laboratory, Inc. Paradigm Electronics Inc. Phorus, Inc. Polk Audio Inc. Wren Sound Systems, LLC

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 08/10/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3241

Investigation Number: 3241

Complainant(s): Millennium Dental Technologies, Inc.

Respondent(s): Fotona d.o.o. Fotona, LLC

Unfair Act Alleged: Unfair Competition

Date Complaint Filed: 08/10/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3239

Investigation Number: 3239

Complainant(s): Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Lawrence Livermore Natrional Security, Inc.

Respondent(s): 10X Genomics, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 07/31/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3238

Investigation Number: 3238

Complainant(s): Wirtgen America, Inc.

Respondent(s): Caterpillar Americas CV Caterpillar Bitelli SpA Caterpillar Inc. Caterpillar Paving Products, Inc. Caterpillar Prodotti Stradali S.r.L.

Unfair Act Alleged:

Date Complaint Filed: 07/19/2017 Date of Institution: