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New Requests for Inter Partes Reexamination in Official Gazette of June 29, 2010

June 29th, 2010

This week the Official Gazette noticed three inter partes reexamination requests. Boston Scientific SCIMED filed a request against Cordis’ patent on medical devices, drug coatings and methods for maintaining the drug coatings thereon. Hewlett-Packard Company and International Business Machines Corporation jointly filed a request against ACQIS’ patent on a computer system utilizing multiple computer modules functioning independently. Global Product Resources filed a request against Exhart Environmental Systems’ patent on novelty with incorporated fan.

Requests for reexamination were noticed in the USPTO Official Gazette, captioned below. Notice of Filing of Request for Reexamination means that a request for reexamination has been filed, accorded a filing date, and published in the Official Gazette (MPEP 2215).

Control Number: 95/000,542

Patent Number: 7,591,844
Technology Area:
Agitating
Patent Owner:
Cordis Corporation, Miami Lakes, FL, Wyeth, Madison, NJ
Requester:
Boston Scientific SCIMED, Inc
Firm Requesting:
Frommer Lawrence & Haug, LLP., New York, NY
Date Requested:
4/15/2010
Invention Title:
MEDICAL DEVICES, DRUG COATINGS AND METHODS FOR MAINTAINING THE DRUG COATINGS THEREON

Control Number: 95/001,336

Patent Number: 7,328,297
Technology Area:
Electrical computers and digital data processing systems: input/output
Patent Owner:
ACQIS, LLC., McKinney, TX
Requester:
Hewlett-Packard Company and International Business Machines Corporation
Firm Requesting:
Haynes and Boone, LLP., Dallas, TX
Date Requested:
4/19/2010
Invention Title:
COMPUTER SYSTEM UTILIZING MULTIPLE COMPUTER MODULES FUNCTIONING INDEPENDENTLY

Control Number: 95/001,340

Patent Number: 6,773,331
Technology Area:
Amusement devices: toys
Patent Owner:
Exhart Environmental Systems, Inc., Chatsworth, CA
Requester:
Global Product Resources, Inc.
Firm Requesting:
Higgs Fletcher & Mack, LLP., San Diego, CA
Date Requested:
4/20/2010
Invention Title:
NOVELTY WITH INCORPORATED FAN