On November 19, 2014, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued Order No. 10 in Certain Beverage Brewing Capsules, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same(Inv. No. 337-TA-929).

By way of background, the investigation is based on an August 4, 2014 complaint filed by ARM Enterprises, Inc. and Adrian Rivera alleging violation of Section 337 in the importation into the U.S. and sale of certain beverage brewing capsules, components thereof, and products containing the same that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent No. 8,720,320.  See our August 6, 2014 and September 11, 2014 posts for more details on the complaint and Notice of Investigation, respectively. 

According to Order No. 10, ALJ Essex granted a joint motion filed by Complainants and Respondents LPB Manufacturing, Inc. and LBP Packaging Shenzhen Co., Ltd. to terminate this investigation on the basis of a settlement agreement and consent order.