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: 3225

Investigation Number: 1031

Complainant(s): Hand Held Products, Inc. d/b/a Honeywell Scanning & Mobility Honeywell International, Inc. Metrologic Instruments, Inc. d/b/a Honeywell Scanning & Mobility

Respondent(s): Cortex Pte Ltd. The Code Corporation

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 05/23/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3223

Investigation Number: 3223

Complainant(s): Aqua Shield, Inc.

Respondent(s): Alukov HZ Spol. S.R.O. Alukov, Spol. S.R.O. Inter Pool Cover Team Pool & Spa Enclosures, LLC PoolAndSpa.com

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 05/10/2017 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3222

Investigation Number: 1060

Complainant(s): Arris Enterprises LLC

Respondent(s): Sony Corporation Sony Corporation of America Sony Electronics, Inc. Sony Interactive Entertainment America LLC Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC Sony Interactive Entertainment, Inc. Sony Mobile Communications (USA) Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 05/09/2017 Date of Institution: 06/13/2017

Docket Number: 3220

Investigation Number: 1059

Complainant(s): ASML Netherlands B.V. Carl Zeiss AG

Respondent(s): Nikon (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Nikon Corporation Nikon Imaging (China) Co., Ltd. Nikon Inc. PT Nikon Indonesia Sendai Nikon Corporation

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/28/2017 Date of Institution: 06/02/2017

Docket Number: 3221

Investigation Number: 1058

Complainant(s): Sony Corporation Sony DADC US Inc. Sony Latin America Inc. Sony Storage Media Manufacturing Corporation Sony Storage Media Solutions Corporation

Respondent(s): Fujifilm Corporation Fujifilm Holdings America Corporation Fujifilm Holdings Corporation Fujifilm Media Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Fujifilm Recording Media USA, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/28/2017 Date of Institution: 06/01/2017