International Trade Commission

  • US approves probes against Chinese tires July 23, 2014

    Washington: The US International Trade Commission (USITC) on Tuesday approved the antidumping and countervailing duties investigations against imports of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires from China. USITC's all six commissioners voted in the affirmative, saying, "there is a reasonable indication that a US industry is materially injured by reason...
  • US: Panel delays decision in AppleSamsung patent fight June 1, 2013

    Washington: The US International Trade Commission, which hears many patent fights, on Friday extended its deadline for ruling on whether Apple Inc infringes patents owned by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in making the iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad. The ITC had said it would make a decision on Friday but delayed...
  • Panel to review split ruling in Apple, Samsung patent fight May 29, 2013

    Washington: A trade panel that specializes in patent cases will reconsider a split decision made by one of its judges in a longrunning patent battle between Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc. The International Trade Commission on late Tuesday said it would take a second look at an ITC judge's...
  • Google drops key patent claims against Microsoft January 10, 2013

    Washington: Google unit Motorola Mobility has asked a trade panel to drop two key patents from an infringement complaint that it filed against Microsoft, according to a filing at the International Trade Commission. The ITC has been considering accusations by Motorola Mobility, which has since been purchased by Google, that Microsoft...
  • Kodak wins round in AppleRIM dispute March 26, 2011

    San Francisco: A US trade panel has agreed to review Eastman Kodak Co's claim that Research in Motion Ltd and Apple Inc are infringing on its patents in a case that could mean hundreds of millions of dollars in royalties. The shares of Kodak a company once synonymous with home...