ITC Focuses On The Facts, Not The Hype

Law360, New York (January 31, 2013, 6:09 PM EST) -- Over the past decade there has been a tremendous increase in the number of Section 337 cases filed at the U.S. International Trade Commission: an increase of over 530 percent from fiscal year 2000 to fiscal year 2011. The commissioners and their professional staff have consistently sought to understand the reasons behind this increase and to predict whether it was a long-term trend or a short-term phenomenon. The top four reasons were consistent over time: expeditious adjudication, expert judges, in rem jurisdiction and an effective remedy....
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