[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 237 (Monday, December 11, 2006)]
[Page 71554]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-21008]



[Inv. No. 337-TA-491; Inv. No. 337-TA-481 (consolidated) Enforcement 

In the Matter of Certain Display Controllers and Products 
Containing Same and Certain Display Controllers With Upscaling 
Functionality and Products Containing Same; Notice of Commission 
Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination of the Administrative 
Law Judge Terminating the Enforcement Proceeding Based on a Settlement 

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission has determined not to review the presiding administrative 
law judge's (``ALJ'') initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 46) 
terminating the above-captioned enforcement proceeding based on a 
settlement agreement.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael Liberman, Esq., Office of the 
General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, 
SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-3061. Copies of all 
nonconfidential documents filed in connection with this investigation 
are or will be available for inspection during official business hours 
(8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20436, telephone 202-205-2000. General information concerning the 
Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server 
(http://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be 
viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov/. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information 
on the matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission's TDD 
terminal on 202-205-1810.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On August 20, 2004, the Commission 
terminated the above-captioned investigation and issued a limited 
exclusion order (``the Order'') which denies entry to certain display 
controllers manufactured, inter alia, by respondent MStar 
Semiconductor, Inc. (``MStar'') and covered by claims 2, 3, 5, 6, 12, 
13, 16, 17, 33-36, 38, and 39 of U.S. Patent 5,739,867. On April 24, 
2006, complainant Genesis Microchip (Delaware) Inc. (``Genesis'') filed 
a complaint for enforcement of the Commission's Order under Commission 
Rule 210.75. Genesis asserted that respondent MStar had violated the 
Commission's Order by importing its allegedly infringing Tsunami 
display controllers into the United States.
    On June 23, 2006, the Commission issued a ``Notice of Institution 
of Formal Enforcement Proceeding.'' See 71 Fed. Reg. 37096 (June 29, 
2006). On October 25, 2006, complainant Genesis and respondent MStar 
filed a joint motion to terminate the enforcement proceeding on the 
basis of a settlement agreement pursuant to Commission Rule 210.21. See 
19 CFR. 210.21. On November 6, 2006, the Commission investigative 
attorney filed a response in support of the motion.
    On November 8, 2006, the ALJ issued an ID (Order No. 46) granting 
the motion. No party petitioned for review of Order No. 46.
    The Commission has determined not to review Order No. 46.
    The authority for the Commission's determination is contained in 
section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and 
in section 210.42(h) of the Commission's Rules of Practice and 
Procedure (19 CFR 210.42(h)).

    By order of the Commission.

    Dated: December 6, 2006.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
 [FR Doc. E6-21008 Filed 12-8-06; 8:45 am]