OUII 337 Investigative History
Archivist:
Investigation No.337-TA-543
In the Matter of CertainBaseband Processor Chips and Chipsets, Transmitter and Receiver (Radio) Chips, Power Control Chips, and Products Containing Same, Including Cellular Telephone Handsets
Unfair Acts in Notice:Patent Infringement
Patent, Copyright, Trademark Nos.US Patent Nos. 6,374,311
6,714,983
5,682,379
6,359,872
6,583,675
Enforcement proceeding: only 6,714,983
Country of Origin (Resp./Products):China, Korea
PARTICIPANTS
Complainant(s):Broadcom Corporation, Irvine, CA
Respondent(s):Qualcomm Incorporated, San Diego, CA.

Invervenors in the remedy/public interest phase: Verizon Wireless, LG Electronics, Kyocera Wireless, Motorola, Sprint Nextel and Samsung. Enforcement Respondent: Qualcomm Incorporated
ALJ:Bullock
OUII Attorney:Norton(violation); S. Smith (enforcement proceeding and remands)
GC Attorney:Monaghan; Liberman
PROCEDURAL HISTORY
Status before Commission: Completed
Notice of Investigation:70 Fed. Reg. 35707 ( June 21, 2005)
Type(s) of Proceeding(s)Violation, Enforcement
Current Phase of Proceeding:terminated
Inv. Termination Date:Violation: June 7, 2007; Enforcement/Remand: June 30, 2007;
Published Commission Opinions:Pub. 4258 (October 2011)
Related Court Decisions:Kyocera Wireless Corporation v. International Trade Commission, 545 F.3d 1340 (Fed. Cir. 2008)
Appeal Status/Result:
DISPOSITION
Disposition:Settlement; Cease & Desist Order; Limited Exclusion Order
Unfair Acts Found:Patent
Notes Re: Disposition/Remedy:[Rescinded remedial orders on January 22, 2009] Limited Exclusion Order and Cease and Desist Order
Active/Expired Remedial Order:Expired
Exclusion/C&D Orders:View Order
SCHEDULE
Target Date:June 7, 2007 (23 months, 17 days)(Commission Notice (May 25, 2007)); May 25, 2007 (23 months 4 days Commission Notice (April 23, 2007)); May 8, 2007 (22-1/2 months) (Commission Notice (February 9, 2007); March 8, 2007 (20-1/2 months, extended 13 days (Commission Notice (January 4, 2007)); February 23, 2007 (20-1/4 months, extended 14 days (Commission Notice (December 20, 2006)); February 9, 2007 (19-3/4 months, extended from 18 months (Order No. 53 (August 15, 2006)); December 21, 2006 (18 months, extended from 15 months (Order No. 28) (2/15/2006)); September 21, 2006 (15 months, extended from 14 months (Order No. 4 (10/26/05))
ENFORCEMENT PROCEEDING: November 22, 2009 extended from; August 30, 2009 (20 months) extended from; March 30, 2009 (15 months) extended from; November 28, 2008 (11 months)
REMAND PROCEEDINGS: No formal date - requirement of Final ID on Violation within 6 months
Violation Final ID Due Date:October 10, 2006
ENFORCEMENT ID: July 22, 2009
REMAND PROCEEDINGS ID: July 22, 2009
Beginning & Ending
Dates of Evidentary Hearing:
Evidentiary Hearings held: February 15 - 22 and March 13-23, 2006 (14 trial days) (liability);
July 6-11, 2006 (4 trial days) (remedy and bonding);
Commission Hearing March 21-22, 2007 (remedy and public interest);
ENFORCEMENT Hearing held April 22-24, 2008

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