Further to our March 25, 2013 post, on May 10, 2013, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued Order No. 13 setting a target date and procedural schedule in Certain Products Having Laminated Packaging, Laminated Packaging, and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-874).

According to the Order, ALJ Essex set July 28, 2014 as the target date for completion of the investigation (which is approximately 16 months after institution of the investigation). ALJ Essex further indicated that the initial determination on alleged violation shall be due on March 28, 2014 and that the evidentiary hearing will commence on December 16, 2013.