K-V Case Tests Limits Of ITC Jurisdiction

Law360, New York (May 15, 2013, 12:40 PM EDT) -- The United States International Trade Commission has firmly established itself as one of the leading forums for trying patent infringement cases. The ITC, however, also has the authority to hear cases involving “unfair methods of competition and unfair acts” that, among other things, have the ability to “destroy or substantially injure an industry in the United States.”[1] Although “unfair methods of competition” or “unfair acts” encompass a wide range of commercial wrongs, one recent complaint filed at the ITC has tested the limits of the ITC’s...
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