U.S. International Trade Commission.
Institution of investigation pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337.
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on July 2, 2004 under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Seagate Technology, LLC. Letters supplementing the complaint were filed on July 21 and 26, 2004. The complaint, as supplemented, alleges violations of section 337 in the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain disc drives, components thereof, and products containing same by reason of infringement of claims 1-4 of U.S. Patent No. 5,452,159, claims 1 and 5-7 of U.S. Patent No. 5,596,461, claims 1, 5-22, and 28-48 of U.S. Patent No. 5,600,506, claims 1, 6, 7 and 10-13 of U.S. Patent No. 6,146,754, claims 1-4, 15-17, and 19-22 of U.S. Patent No. 6,324,054, claims 5-7, 9, 11, 12, 14, and 15 of U.S. Patent No. 6,545,845, and claims 1, 2, 4-6, 9-15, and 17-20 of U.S. Patent No. 6,744,606. The complaint further alleges that there exists an industry in the United States as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337.
The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a permanent exclusion order and a permanent cease and desist order.
The complaint and supplemental letters, except for any confidential information contained therein, are available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Room 112, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-2000. Hearing-impaired individuals are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission's TDD terminal on (202) 205-1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at (202) 205-2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server at http://www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Thomas S. Fusco, Esq., Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205-2571.Start Signature
Issued: August 2, 2004.
By order of the Commission.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 04-17899 Filed 8-4-04; 8:45 am]
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