When the United States marketplace is important, turn to Wright IP & International Law. The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) is a leading forum in the world in which to resolve intellectual property rights (IPR, e.g. patent, trade secret and trademark) and unfair trade practice issues. The USITC is unique in the United States and can issue powerful exclusion orders against product importation. It is a fast-paced, highly complex and challenging forum for Complainants and Respondents. Whether seeking relief as a Complainant, or defending your right to access the United States market as a Respondent, Wright IP & International Law stands ready to protect your interests.
Investigations before the USITC are complex procedurally, legally and technologically. Wright IP & International Law has significant experience before the USITC and in intellectual property litigation, opinions, counseling and prosecution. Wright IP & International Law’s can act and execute legal strategy in Section 337 investigations (19 U.S.C. § 1337).
Washington, D.C.-based Wright IP & International Law can represent clients in all areas of practice before the USITC. In addition to Section 337 investigations, the USITC’s jurisdiction encompasses Cease and Desist Orders governing a wide variety of issues, as well as issuing Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders. The USITC also conducts Global and Special Safeguard Investigations.
Wright IP & International Law also has experience representing clients before U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR). Additionally, Wright IP & International Law provides appellate practice experience before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Wright is also admitted before the Supreme Court of the United States.