ITC Considers Alternative Hearing Procedures, ITC Blog

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In a recently issued order, the ITC indicated its willingness to consider case-by-case modifications to its hearing procedures in view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Certain Touch-Controlled Mobile Devices, Computers, and Components Thereof, Inv. 337-TA-1162, Order No. 54 (June 5, 2020).  While ALJ Elliot did not set a hearing date, he implemented certain procedures regarding witness statements, objections, and possible depositions.  He also suggested there was the possibility of conducting the evidentiary hearing without any real-time participation from the ALJ.

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