On August 1, 2014, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 71 in Certain Integrated Circuit Devices and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-873).
By way of background, the investigation is based on a complaint filed by Complainant Tela Innovations, Inc. ("Tela") alleging violation of Section 337 in the importation into the U.S. and sale of certain integrated circuit devices and products containing the same that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 8,264,049; 8,264,044; 8,258,550; 8,258,547; 8,217,428; 8,258,552; and/or 8,030,689. See our February 11, 2013 and March 14, 2013 posts for more details on the complaint and the Notice of Investigation, respectively.
According to the Order, ALJ Gildea granted a joint motion filed by Tela and Respondents HTC Corp., HTC America, Inc., LG Electronics, Inc., LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc., LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc., Nokia Corp., and Nokia Inc. (collectively, the "Respondents") to terminate the investigation based on a settlement agreement and Tela's withdrawal of the complaint against the Respondents.