Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox has released a new publication, 2023 ITC Section 337 Year in Review: Analysis & Trends. The publication features analysis of important legal decisions in 2023 involving the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), such as the recent Apple Watch decision and the current standards for a cease-and-desist order in view of the fast-moving online marketplace. The report’s editors are Uma N. EverettDaniel E. Yonan, and Paul A. Ainsworth.

The report, 2023 ITC Section 337 Year in Review: Analysis & Trends, is available in its entirety here in both HTML and PDF formats with the option of viewing as individual articles. A webinar hosted by the report editors will be held on February 28, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern and will be available on-demand afterwards here.

The publication’s authors review the success of design patents at the ITC and preview issues in the pending Automotive Lamp design patent cases filed by Kia and Hyundai. In addition, the report provides an update on recent ITC statistics regarding cases instituted in 2023, case flow and outcomes, and ITC operations. The report concludes with an update on legislative proposals that are occurring globally with respect to the ITC.

The publication’s team of authors is comprised of Directors Daniel E. YonanPaul A. Ainsworth, Josephine KimIvy Clarice Estoesta, and Nicholas J. Nowak; Associates Davin B. GuinnBrooke N. McLainCristen Corry, and Jamie Dohopolski, with statistics and analytics support from Patrick Murray.

This is the final publication to be released in Sterne Kessler’s series of four 2023 year-in-review reports and on-demand webinars. The previously released reports are also available on the firm’s website:

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