Summary Investigation Information

Investigation Number: 337-TA-1182

Investigation Type: Violation

Docket Number: 3414

Investigation Status: Terminated

Title (In the Matter of Certain):

Argon Plasma Coagulation System Probes, Their Components, and Other Argon Plasma Coagulation System Components for Use Therewith

People IconProcedural History

Complaint Filed 10/07/2019


Date of Institution 11/08/2019


Markman Hearing Dates

Start 01/30/2020

End 01/30/2020


Evidentiary Hearing Dates

Scheduled Start 08/31/2020

Scheduled End 09/04/2020

Actual Start

Actual End


Target Date 03/08/2021


Final ID On Violation

Due Date 11/06/2020

Issue Date


Non Final (Terminating) ID Issued 08/10/2020


Final Determination of
No Violation


Final Determination of Violation


Termination Date 08/25/2020

 

Unfair Act Alleged+

Type Active - Inactive
Patent Infringement 10/07/2019 - 08/25/2020
 

Patent Number(s) +

Number Active - Inactive
7,311,707 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
7,717,911 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
9,510,889 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
9,603,653 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
D577,671 11/04/2019 - 02/11/2020

HTS Number(s) +

Number Category Basket
90189010 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
 

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Complainant Information

Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
Erbe Elektromedizin GmbH - Tubingen , , Germany
Polsinelli PC 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
Erbe USA, Inc. - Marietta , GA , USA
Polsinelli PC 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020

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- Inactive
Respondent Information

+ Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
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Gyrus Medical Ltd. - Cardiff Wales , , United Kingdom
Winston & Strawn LLP 02/24/2020 - 08/25/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Settlement 08/25/2020 Patent Infringement 08/25/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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KeyMed (Medical & Industrial Equipment) Ltd. - Essex , , United Kingdom
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 02/24/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 02/24/2020 Patent Infringement 02/24/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus America, Inc. - Center Valley , PA , USA
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Settlement 08/25/2020 Patent Infringement 08/25/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus Bolton - Bolton , , United Kingdom
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 02/24/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 02/24/2020 Patent Infringement 02/24/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus Corporation - Tokyo 163-0914 , , Japan
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Settlement 08/25/2020 Patent Infringement 08/25/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus Corporation of the Americas - Center Valley , PA , USA
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Settlement 08/25/2020 Patent Infringement 08/25/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus KeyMed Group Limited - Essex , , United Kingdom
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 02/24/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 02/24/2020 Patent Infringement 02/24/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe - Hamburg , , Germany
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Settlement 08/25/2020 Patent Infringement 08/25/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe|Cardiff - Cardiff , , United Kingdom
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 02/24/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 02/24/2020 Patent Infringement 02/24/2020
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Olympus Winter & Ibe GmbH - Hamburg , , Germany
Winston & Strawn LLP 11/04/2019 - 08/25/2020
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Settlement 08/25/2020 Patent Infringement 08/25/2020
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: Full


Name
David Lloyd
todd taylor

General Counsel (GC)

Name
Michelle Klancnik
Ronald Traud

Administrative Law Judge (ALJ)

Name
Clark Cheney
Charles Bullock

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