Rogers named ITCÆs administrative law judge
The U.S. International Trade Commission has appointed Robert K. Rogers to administrative law judge.
Rogers will manage litigation, preside over evidentiary hearings and make initial determinations in the agency's investigations involving unfair practices in import trade. These investigations most often involve allegations of patent, trademark and copyright infringement.
Prior to his appointment, Rogers served as a supervisory administrative law judge at the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals in Irvine, Calif., from April 2007. He also served as an administrative law judge at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in Washington from 2005 to 2007, and at the Office of Hearings and Appeals with the Social Security Administration in Sacramento, Calif., from 1994 to 2005.