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: 3216

Investigation Number: 3216

Complainant(s): iRobot Corporation

Respondent(s): Bissell Homecare, Inc. Black & Decker (U.S.) Inc. BobSweep USA Bobsweep Inc. Hoover Inc. Matsutek Enterprises Co. Ltd. Royal Appliance Manufacturing Co. Inc. Shenzhen Silver Star Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd. Shenzhen ZhiYi Technology Co. Ltd. Suzhou Real Power Electric Appliances Co. Ltd. The Black & Decker Corporation

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/18/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3214

Investigation Number: 3214

Complainant(s): PopSockets LLC

Respondent(s): Agomax Group Ltd. Guangzhou Xi Xun Electronics Co., Ltd. Hangzhou Hangkai Technology Co., Ltd. Jiangmen Besnovo Electronics Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Belking Electronic Co., Ltd. Shenzhen CEX Electronics Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Changhui Industry Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Enruize Technology Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Kinsen Technology Co., Limited Shenzhen Lamye Technology Co., Ltd. Shenzhen Showerstar Industrial Co., Ltd. Shenzhen VVI Electronic Limited Shenzhen Yright Technology Co., Ltd. Yiwu Wentou Import & Export Co., Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/10/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3212

Investigation Number: 3212

Complainant(s): Varidesk LLC

Respondent(s): Ergotech Group LLC Flexispot Innovative Office Products LLC Loctek, Inc. Lumi Legend Corporation Monoprice, Inc. Ningbo Loctek Visual Technology Corporation Zhejiang Loctek Smart Drive Technology Co., Ltd. Zoxou, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 03/30/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3211

Investigation Number: 3211

Complainant(s): Motorola Solutions, Inc.

Respondent(s): Hytera America, Inc. Hytera Communications America (West), Inc. Hytera Communications Corp. Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 03/29/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3209

Investigation Number: 1051

Complainant(s): LG Electronics Alabama, Inc. LG Electronics Inc. LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc.

Respondent(s): BLU Products, Inc. CT Miami, LLC

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 03/27/2017 Date of Institution: