Summary Investigation Information

Investigation Number: 337-TA-1199

Investigation Type: Violation

Docket Number: 3447

Investigation Status: Pending before the Commission

Title (In the Matter of Certain):

Tobacco Heating Articles and Components Thereof

People IconProcedural History

Complaint Filed 04/09/2020


Date of Institution 05/15/2020


Markman Hearing Dates

Start

End


Evidentiary Hearing Dates

Scheduled Start 01/25/2021

Scheduled End 02/01/2021

Actual Start 01/25/2021

Actual End 02/01/2021


Target Date 09/15/2021


Final ID On Violation

Due Date 05/14/2021

Issue Date 05/14/2021


Non Final (Terminating) ID Issued


Final Determination of
No Violation


Final Determination of Violation


Termination Date

 

Unfair Act Alleged+

Type Active - Inactive
Patent Infringement 05/11/2020 -
 

Patent Number(s) +

Number Active - Inactive
9,839,238 05/11/2020 -
9,901,123 05/11/2020 -
9,930,915 05/11/2020 -

HTS Number(s) +

Number Category Basket
24022080 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
24031920 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
24039920 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
24039930 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
24039990 Pharmaceuticals and medical devices
85439088 Small consumer items
 

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Complainant Information

Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company - Winston-Salem , NC , USA
Jones Day 05/11/2020 -
R.J. Reynolds Vapor Company - Winston-Salem , NC , USA
Jones Day 05/11/2020 -
RAI Strategic Holdings, Inc. - Winston-Salem , NC , USA
Jones Day 05/11/2020 -

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- Inactive
Respondent Information

+ Name - City/State/Country Lead Counsel for Service Active Inactive Date
Altria Client Services LLC - Richmond , VA , USA
Latham & Watkins LLP 05/11/2020 -
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Altria Group, Inc. - Richmond , VA , USA
Latham & Watkins LLP 05/11/2020 - 01/05/2021
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 01/05/2021
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
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Philip Morris International Inc. - New York , NY , USA
Latham & Watkins LLP 05/11/2020 - 01/05/2021
Disposition, Date Disposition by Unfair Acts, Date Remedial Orders Issued, Issue Date, Status, Change Date
Complaint Withdrawn 01/05/2021
Customs Enforcement Desc Forum Receipt Customs Letter Seizure Forfeiture Order Documents
Philip Morris Products S.A. - 2000 Neuchâtel , , Switzerland
Latham & Watkins LLP 05/11/2020 -
Philip Morris USA, Inc. - Richmond , VA , USA
Latham & Watkins LLP 05/11/2020 -

People Icon Agency Participant Information

Office of Unfair Import Investigations (OUII)

Level of Participation: Full


Name
Anne Goalwin
Sarah Sladic

General Counsel (GC)

Name
Megan Valentine
Lynde Herzbach

Administrative Law Judge (ALJ)

Name
Clark Cheney

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