Summary Investigation Information

Investigation Number: 337-TA-1116

Investigation Type: Violation

Docket Number: 3313

Investigation Status: Terminated

Title (In the Matter of Certain):

Blood Cholesterol Testing Strips and Associated Systems Containing the Same

People IconProcedural History

Complaint Filed 04/30/2018

Date of Institution 06/05/2018

Markman Hearing Dates

Start 09/11/2018

End 09/11/2018

Evidentiary Hearing Dates

Scheduled Start 02/19/2019

Scheduled End 02/22/2018

Actual Start

Actual End

Target Date 04/16/2020

Final ID On Violation

Due Date 06/04/2019

Issue Date 06/04/2019

Non Final (Terminating) ID Issued

Final Determination of
No Violation

Final Determination of Violation

Termination Date 04/16/2020


Unfair Act Alleged+

Type Active - Inactive
Patent Infringement 04/30/2018 -

Patent Number(s) +

Number Active - Inactive
7,087,397 05/31/2018 -
7,494,818 05/31/2018 -
7,625,721 05/31/2018 -

HTS Number(s) +

Number Category Basket
90275040 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
90278045 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices

People Icon Participant Information

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- Inactive
Complainant Information

Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. - Indianapolis , IN , USA
Foster Murphy 05/31/2018 - 04/16/2020

- Active
- Inactive
Respondent Information

+ Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
ACON Biotech (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. - Hangzhou Zhejiang , , China
Rimon, PC 05/31/2018 - 04/16/2020
ACON Laboratories, Inc. - San Diego , CA , USA
Rimon, PC 05/31/2018 - 04/16/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Violation Found 04/16/2020 Patent Infringement 04/16/2020 Limited Exclusion Order 04/16/2020 Active 04/16/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents

People Icon Agency Participant Information

Office of Unfair Import Investigations (OUII)

Level of Participation: None

General Counsel (GC)

Ronald Traud
Jean Jackson

Administrative Law Judge (ALJ)

Clark Cheney

- Active
- Inactive

People Icon Associated Litigation

CAFC Appeals

Date Appeal Petition Filed 08/14/2020

Date of ITC Brief 01/06/2021

Date of Oral Argument

Date of Rehearing ITC Brief

Date of Rehearing Oral Argument

Date Mandate Issued

Date Order Remand to ALJ

Date Remand ID Due

Date Remand ID Issued

Date Comm Dec Remand

Case Name:ACON Biotech (Hangzhou) Co. v. ITC

Case Number: 20-2154




CAFC Appeal Status:

Type of Rehearing Requested:

Remand to ALJ: No