Bosch maintains that improvement of its skilled desk noticed product respects different corporations’ patents and represents a brand new and distinctive expertise within the development market. Nonetheless, primarily based on the present authorized proceedings on the U.S. Worldwide Commerce Fee (ITC), Robert Bosch Software Company shall be required to cease gross sales of the REAXXTM Desk Noticed on March 27, 2017, until the ITC ruling is overturned. This gross sales maintain shall be in place till Bosch can make clear subsequent steps by way of the ITC enchantment course of.
Distributors who’ve beforehand bought REAXXTM desk saws from Bosch should not impacted by the ITC order and might proceed to market and promote REAXXTM desk saws to finish customers.
Bosch will proceed to offer distributors and finish customers with service/restore and help for REAXXTM desk saws beforehand bought, together with the supply of substitute cartridges manufactured within the U.S., which aren’t topic to the ITC import ban.
We are going to proceed to battle for our capability to promote REAXXTM sooner or later by interesting to the U.S. Court docket of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Background: On January 27, 2017, the ITC instituted a ban prohibiting the import of REAXXTM desk saws into the U.S. There was a 60-day window by which the ruling might be overturned, however that window will quickly shut.