ITC Probes Canadian Cos. Over Lamp Design Patent

Law360, New York (September 22, 2010, 5:39 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission is moving forward with an investigation into accusations that Canadian companies are importing ornamental wind- and solar-powered light posts that infringe a design patent.

The ITC announced Wednesday it will be conducting the probe based on a complaint in August by Duggal Dimensions LLC and affiliated companies alleging violations of Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930.

The commission named Canada's Gus Power Inc., EfstonScience Inc. and The StressCrete Group, along with StressCrete's U.S. subsidiary King Luminaire Inc. as respondents...
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