JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 14,
2019 /PVTIME/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co.,
Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) ("JinkoSolar"),
one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world,
today announced that the Administrative Law Judge ("ALJ") in U.S.
International Trade Commission Investigation No. 337-TA-1151 ("the 1151
Investigation") issued an order indicating that JinkoSolar's
motion for summary determination of non-infringement will be granted within two
The 1151 Investigation was initiated by Hanwha Q CELLS in March
2019 on the basis of a single patent asserted against
JinkoSolar. In September, the ALJ interpreted the meaning and scope of the
patent claims, and today announced that JinkoSolar's
motion for summary determination will be granted and
the hearing has been stayed indefinitely.
"From the beginning, we have said that Hanwha Q CELLS'
complaints were without technical or legal merit, and were only meant to slow
us down. We are very pleased with today's order, which validates our
position," said Kangping Chen, CEO of JinkoSolar.
"JinkoSolar believes healthy,
fair competition is good for customers and we look forward to continuing to do
what we do best: selling innovative, high-powered solar modules to our
SOURCE: JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.