337-TA-644 (Composite Wear Components): instituted April 22 based on a complaint filed by Magotteaux International S/A of Belgium and Magotteaux, Inc., of Franklin, TN, against respondents from the US, India, and Italy. Judge Essex will preside over this patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-645 (Vein Harvesting Surgical Systems): instituted April 29 based on a complaint filed by Maquet Cardiovascular L.L.C. against Japanese respondents and US affiliates. Judge Charneski will preside over this patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-646 (Power Supplies): instituted May 5 based on a complaint filed by Ultra Products, Inc. and Systemax, Inc., against Taiwanese respondents and U.S. affiliates. Judge Bullock will preside over this patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-647 (Handheld Meat Tenderizers): instituted May 8 based on a complaint filed by Jaccard Corporation against respondents from the US. Judge Luckern will preside over this patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-648 (Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Using Tungsten Metallization): instituted May 15 based on a complaint filed by LSI Corporation and Agere Systems, Inc. against respondents from Taiwan, Japan, China, Switzerland, Netherlands, and the United States. Judge Charneski will preside over this patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-649 (Certain Semiconductor Chips with Minimized Chip Package Size): instituted May 21 based on a complaint filed by Tessera, Inc. against respondents from Taiwan, Singapore and the United States. Judge Essex will preside over this patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-650 (Coaxial Cable Connectors): instituted May 23 based on a complaint filed by John Mezzalingua Associates, Inc., d/b/a PPC, Inc. against respondents from China, Taiwan, and the United States. Judge Bullock will preside over this trademark infringement proceeding.

337-TA-651 (Automotive Parts): instituted May 29 based on a complaint filed by Ford Global Technologies against respondents from Taiwan and the United States. Judge Essex will preside over this design patent infringement proceeding.

337-TA-652 (Rubber Antidegradant Intermediates): instituted July 3 based on a complaint filed by Flexsys America L.P. against respondents from China, South Korea and US affiliates. Judge Luckern will preside over this design patent infringement proceeding.