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: 3316

Investigation Number: 3316

Complainant(s): Broadcom Limited

Respondent(s): Denso Ten America Limited Denso Ten Limited Japan Radio Corporation Panasonic Corporation Panasonic Corporation of North America Renesas Electronics America, Inc. Renesas Electronics Corporation Toyota Motor Corporation Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Indiana, Inc. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi, Inc. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Texas, Inc. Toyota Motor North America, Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 05/07/2018 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3314

Investigation Number: 3314

Complainant(s): Bear Archery, Inc.

Respondent(s): 2BULBS Technology Co. Ltd. Ningbo Linkboy: Outdoor Sports Co., Ltd. Sean Yuan Shenzhen Keepmyway Tech. Co., Ltd. Tao Li Tingting Ye Wenqing Zhang Zhengzhou IRQ Outdoor Sports Co., Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 05/04/2018 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3315

Investigation Number: 999999

Complainant(s): The Chamberlain Group, Inc.

Respondent(s): GTO Access Systems, LLC fka Gates That Open, LLC Nortek Security & Control, LLC fka Linear, LLC Nortek, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged:

Date Complaint Filed: 05/04/2018 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3312

Investigation Number: 3312

Complainant(s): Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A. Anheuser-Busch, LLC

Respondent(s): Heineken Beer Systems B.V. Heineken Brouwerijen B.V. Heineken Export Americas B.V. Heineken Global Procurement B.V Heineken Holding N.V. Heineken International B.V. Heineken USA Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/30/2018 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3313

Investigation Number: 3313

Complainant(s): Polymer Technology Systems, Inc.

Respondent(s): ACON Biotech (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. ACON Laboratories, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/30/2018 Date of Institution: