ITC Imposes Fine for Violating Cease and Desist Order

ITC Imposes Fine for Violating Cease and Desist Order

In a recent Enforcement Initial Determination, ALJ Shaw held that respondent had violated previously issued cease and desist orders (“CDOs”) and determined that the appropriate penalty was a fine of $210,134 – the net profit from those sales in violation of the CDOs.
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IPR Goes Forward Despite Late Stage Parallel ITC Investigation

IPR Goes Forward Despite Late Stage Parallel ITC Investigation

In a recent decision, the PTAB decided to institute an IPR despite that fact that a parallel ITC investigation was in its late stages. They reasoned that since ITC decisions are not binding on other forums, the ITC determination would not be enforceable as to the USPTO, and would not result in the cancellation of patent claims.
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