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: 3379

Investigation Number: 3379

Complainant(s): Consumer Lighting (U.S.), LLC d/b/a GE Lighting Current Lighting Solutions, LLC General Electric Co.

Respondent(s): Cree Hong Kong Ltd. Cree Huizhou Solid State Lighting Co., Ltd. Cree, Inc.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/11/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3380

Investigation Number: 3380

Complainant(s): ICON Health & Fitness, Inc.

Respondent(s): Nautilus, Inc. ZheJiang Lixuan Health Technology Co., Ltd. d/b/a ZheJiang Arcanapower Health Technology Co., Ltd. a/k/a Arcana Power Co., Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 04/11/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3376

Investigation Number: 3376

Complainant(s): Flooring Industries Ltd. Sari IVC US Inc. Mohawk Industries, Inc.

Respondent(s): ABK Trading Corp. Anhui Hanhua Building Materials Co., Ltd. Aspecta North America, LLC Aurora Flooring LLC Benchwick Construction Products Ltd. Changzhou Jinuo Decorative Material Co., Ltd. Changzhou Marco Merit International Solutions Co. Changzhou Runchang Wood Co., Ltd. Christina & Son Inc. Chungstine Inc. d/b/a Expert Hardwood Flooring Davati Group LLC DeSoto Sales, Inc. Global Wood Inc. Go-Higher Trading (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd. Golden Tree Import & Export Inc. Halstead New England Corp. Hangzhou Kingdom Import & Export Trading Co. Ltd. IN.id Corp. JC Int'l Trading, Inc. Jiangsu Divine Building Technology Development Co. Ltd. Jiangsu Lejia Plastic Co. Ltd. Jiangsu Licheer Wood Co., Ltd. Jiangsu TongSheng Decorative Materials Co., Ltd. Jkgy Inc. d/b/a Nextar Trading KJ Carpet Wholesale, Inc. Maxwell Flooring Distribution LLC Metroflor Corp. Mountain High Corp. Mr. Hardwood Inc. National Coverings, LLC Nextar Wholesale Northann Distribution Center Inc. Pentamax Inc. RBT Industries LLC d/b/a Hardwood Bargains RC Vinyl Royal Family Inc. Sam Houston Hardwood Inc. Zhangjiagang Elegant Home-Tech Co. Ltd. Zhangjiagang Elegant Plastics Co. Ltd. Zhangjiagang Yihua Plastics Co., Ltd. Zhangjiagang Yihua Rundong New Material Co. Ltd. Zhejiang Changxing Senda Bamboo and Wood Products Co. Ltd. Zhejiang Kimay Building Material Technology Co., Ltd. Zhejiang Kingdom Flooring Plastic Co., Ltd. Zhejiang Walrus New Material Co., Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Patent Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 03/25/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3374

Investigation Number: 3374

Complainant(s): Apex Excel Limited d/b/a ShopAt247

Respondent(s): High MPa Valve Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Wenzhou Fuchuang Machinery Co., Ltd. Wenzhou Kasin Valve Pipe Fitting Co., Ltd. Wenzhou QiMing Stainless Co., Ltd. Wenzhou Sinco Steel Co, Ltd.

Unfair Act Alleged: Trademark Infringement

Date Complaint Filed: 03/12/2019 Date of Institution:

Docket Number: 3373

Investigation Number: 1154

Complainant(s): LILLEbaby, LLC

Respondent(s): Artsana USA, Inc. f/k/a Chicco USA Inc. Baby Tula LLC a/k/a New Baby Tula LLC BabyBjorn AB BabyBjorn Inc. BabySwede LLC Blue Box OpCo LLC d/b/a Infantino Boba Inc. d/b/a Beco Baby Carrier Britax Child Safety, Inc. ByKay BV Columbus Trading Partners USA, Inc. Cybex GmbH Isara, Deneris Trade SRL Jiangsu Matrix Textile Co. Ltd. Jing Jiang Dimarco Packaging & Gifts Co. Ltd. Jonobaby Babytragen Kokadi GmbH & Co. KG L'Echarpe Porte Bonheur Inc. d/b/a Chimparoo Lenny Lamb Sp. z.o.o Sp.K Minimonkey BV Mountain Buggy USA a/k/a Phil & Teds USA Inc. Quanzhou Mingrui Bags Co. Ltd. Soul US Inc. Stokke AS Stokke LLC TIngtao Sunveno Co., Ltd. The Ergo Baby Carrier Inc. Wuxi Kangarouse Trading Co. Ltd. Enterprises d/b/a Kangarouse

Unfair Act Alleged:

Date Complaint Filed: 03/06/2019 Date of Institution: 04/10/2019