Summary Investigation Information

Investigation Number: 337-TA-1146

Investigation Type: Violation

Docket Number: 3360

Investigation Status: Terminated

Title (In the Matter of Certain):

Taurine (2-Aminoethanesulfonic Acid), Methods of Production and Processes for Making the Same, and Products Containing the Same

People IconProcedural History

Complaint Filed 01/30/2019


Date of Institution 03/06/2019


Markman Hearing Dates

Start

End


Evidentiary Hearing Dates

Scheduled Start

Scheduled End

Actual Start

Actual End


Target Date 05/06/2020


Final ID On Violation

Due Date 01/06/2020

Issue Date


Non Final (Terminating) ID Issued 04/10/2019


Final Determination of
No Violation


Final Determination of Violation


Termination Date 04/25/2019

 

Unfair Act Alleged+

Type Active - Inactive
Patent Infringement 02/28/2019 -
 

Patent Number(s) +

Number Active - Inactive
10,040,755 02/28/2019 -
9,573,890 02/28/2019 -
9,745,258 02/28/2019 -

HTS Number(s) +

Number Category Basket
29211960 Chemical compositions
 

People Icon Participant Information

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Complainant Information

Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
Dr. Songzhou Hu - North Brunswick , NJ , USA
Adduci, Mastriani and Schaumberg 03/01/2019 - 04/25/2019
Vitaworks IP, LLC - North Brunswick , NJ , USA
Adduci, Mastriani and Schaumberg 03/01/2019 - 04/25/2019
Vitaworks, LLC - North Brunswick , NJ , USA
Adduci, Mastriani and Schaumberg 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019

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- Inactive
Respondent Information

+ Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
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A to Z Nutrition, Inc. - Miramar , FL , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 03/01/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Ampak Company, Inc. - Larchmont , NY , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 03/01/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Armada Nutrition LLC - Spring Hill , TN , USA
01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Atlantic Chemicals Trading of North America, Inc. - Boston , MA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Crossroad Ingredients LLC - Fairfield , NJ , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Emote International, Inc. - La Verne , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Epikix, Inc. - Irvine , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Fuchi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. d/b/a Hubei Grand Life Science and Technology Co., Ltd. - Hubei Province , , China
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Fuerst Day Lawson (USA), Ltd. - London , , England
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Glanbia Nutritional (NA), Inc. - Carlsbad , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Greating Shipping Co., - Alhambra , CA , USA
01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Green Wave Ingredients, Inc. - La Mirada , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Hard Eight Nutrition, LLC - Henderson , NV , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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JSW Enterprises, LLC d/b/a Nutravative Ingredients - Allen , TX , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Jiangyin Huachang Food Additive Co., Ltd. - Jiang Su Province , , China
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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N.V.E., Inc. a/k/a N.V.E. Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - Andover , NJ , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Natural Ingredient Corp. - Pasadena , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Pacific Rainbow International Inc. - City of Industry , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 03/01/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Pharmachem Laboratories, Inc. - Kearny , NJ , USA
01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Prinova USA, LLC - Carol Steam , IL , USA
01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Qianjiang Yongan Pharma Co., Ltd. - Hubei Province , , China
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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SEM Minerals, L.P. - Quincy , IL , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Shandong Xinhua Pharmaceutical USA. Inc. d/b/a SX Pharma - South El Monte , CA , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Signo, LLC - Houston , TX , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Stauber Holdings, Inc. f/k/a Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc. - Fullerton , CA , USA
Husch Blackwell LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Uniprime International, LLC - Eatontown , NJ , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Wild Flavors, Inc. - Erlanger , KY , USA
Covington & Burling LLP 01/30/2019 - 04/25/2019
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 04/25/2019
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:


Name
Claire Comfort
David Lloyd

General Counsel (GC)

Name
Megan Valentine
Ronald Traud

Administrative Law Judge (ALJ)

Name
Clark Cheney

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