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ITC Invalidates Final Ruling Favoring Medytox over Daewoong in Botulinum Toxin Dispute

ITC Invalidates Final Ruling Favoring Medytox over Daewoong in Botulinum Toxin Dispute

SEOUL, Oct. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — A U.S. trade panel has invalidated its final ruling that sided with South Korean drugmaker Medytox Inc. against its local rival Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co. over a botulinum toxin strain dispute, company officials here said Friday. In December last year, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) ordered a 21-month ban [...]

U.S. Trade Panel Says SK Stole LG Trade Secrets for EV Batteries

U.S. Trade Panel Says SK Stole LG Trade Secrets for EV Batteries

SEOUL, March 5 (Korea Bizwire) — A U.S. trade panel has said SK Innovation Co. misappropriated trade secrets of its South Korean rival LG Energy Solution Ltd. for its development of electric vehicle (EV) batteries, in a decision that could jeopardize SK Innovation’s battery businesses in the United States. The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) [...]

ITC Backs LG Energy in Trade Secret Dispute, Issues 10-year Import Ban on SK

ITC Backs LG Energy in Trade Secret Dispute, Issues 10-year Import Ban on SK

WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — A U.S. trade panel on Wednesday ruled in favor of South Korean battery maker LG Energy Solution Ltd. in a trade secret case and issued a 10-year import ban on some lithium-ion battery products by SK Innovation Co. The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) affirmed a preliminary ruling delivered [...]

ITC Favors Medytox over Daewoong in Botulinum Toxin Strain Dispute in Final Ruling

ITC Favors Medytox over Daewoong in Botulinum Toxin Strain Dispute in Final Ruling

SEOUL, Dec. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — A U.S. trade panel has upheld its preliminary ruling by siding with South Korean drugmaker Medytox Inc. in a trade dispute, saying its local rival Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co. copied the manufacturing process of a botulinum toxin strain, industry officials here said Thursday. In a final decision, the U.S. International [...]

U.S. ITC Default Judgment Favors LG Chem over SK Innovation in EV Battery Case

U.S. ITC Default Judgment Favors LG Chem over SK Innovation in EV Battery Case

SEOUL, Feb. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — The U.S International Trade Commission (ITC) has made a preliminary ruling in favor of LG Chem Ltd. over its local rival SK Innovation Co. in their electric vehicle (EV) battery trade secret litigation, officials here said Sunday. “This preliminary ruling means that the ITC accepted LG Chem’s claims and [...]

Silver Star Claims Victory Over iRobot with Final U.S. International Trade Commission Determination in 337-TA-1057

Silver Star Claims Victory Over iRobot with Final U.S. International Trade Commission Determination in 337-TA-1057

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Shenzhen Silver Star Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd (Silver Star), a leading robotics technology solutions provider, claimed victory in its long dispute with iRobot in Investigation No. 337-TA-1057 based on the Final Determination rendered by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) on November 30, 2018. The initial ITC complaint [...]

South Korean Washing Machines Could Face 50% Tariffs in US

South Korean Washing Machines Could Face 50% Tariffs in US

SEOUL, Nov. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) has recommended a 50 percent tariff rate on South Korean washing machine sold in the U.S. market, a move that could severely hamper sales for the likes of Samsung and LG. The recommendation by the ITC is widely interpreted among South Korean electronics [...]