In this installment of Section 337 Week in Review, investigations 337-TA-1025 and 337-TA-1026 instituted, the Commission determined not to review an initial determination finding no violation in 337-TA-963, and the Commission denied an order requesting a stay pending appeal in 337-TA-921.
On October 19, 2016, the Commission issued a notice instituting an investigation in Certain Silicon-On-Insulator Wafers, Inv. No. 337-TA-1025. The Commission ordered the presiding administrative law judge to hold an early evidentiary hearing pursuant to the 100-day pilot program on whether the Complainant satisfies the economic prong of domestic industry.
On September 29, 2016, Judge Pender issued the public version of his initial determination in Certain Table Saws Incorporating Active Injury Mitigation Technology and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-965, finding a violation of Section 337 with respect to two of four asserted patents.