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New Requests for Inter Parte Reexamination in Official Gazette of November 16, 2010

November 22nd, 2010

This week the Official Gazette noticed 7 inter partes reexamination requests. Winegard Company filed a request against Electronic Controlled Systems’ patent on an encolsed mobile/transportable satellite antenna system. Juniper Networks filed a request against GraphOn Corporation’s patent on a firewall providing enhanced network security and user transparency. Google filed a request against One Number Corporation’s patent on contact number encapsulation system. HTC Corporation filed a request against FlashPoint Technology’s patent on system/method for controlling parameters in hand-held digital camera with selectable parameter scripts, and with command for retrieving camera capabilities and associated permissible parameter values.

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: 95/000,559

Patent Number: 7,595,764
Technology Area: Communications: radio wave antennas
Patent Owner: Electronic Controlled Systems, Inc., Bloomington, MN
Requester: Winegard Company
Firm Requesting: Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, LLP., Alexandria, VA
Date Requested: 8/24/2010
Invention Title: ENCLOSED MOBILE/TRANSPORTABLE SATELLITE ANTENNA SYSTEM

Control Number: 95/000,572

Patent Number: 7,269,847
Technology Area: Information security
Patent Owner: GraphOn Corporation, Santa Cruz, CA
Requester: Juniper Networks, Inc.
Firm Requesting: Irell & Manella, LLP., Newport Beach, CA
Date Requested: 8/30/2010
Invention Title: FIREWALL PROVIDING ENHANCED NETWORK SECURITY AND USER TRANSPARENCY

Control Number: 95/001,408

Patent Number: 7,440,565
Technology Area: Telephonic communications
Patent Owner: One Number Corporation, Indianapolis, IN
Requester: Google, Inc.
Firm Requesting: Barnes & Thornburg, LLP., Washington, DC
Date Requested: 8/13/2010
Invention Title: CONTACT NUMBER ENCAPSULATION SYSTEM

Control Number: 95/001,409

Patent Number: 7,680,256
Technology Area: Telephonic communications
Patent Owner: One Number Corporation, Indianapolis, IN
Requester: Google, Inc.
Firm Requesting: Barnes & Thornburg, LLP., Washington, DC
Date Requested: 8/13/2010
Invention Title: CONTACT NUMBER ENCAPSULATION SYSTEM

Control Number: 95/001,428

Patent Number: 7,255,344
Technology Area: Amusement devices: games
Patent Owner: Shuffle Master, Inc., Eden Prairie, MN
Firm Requesting: Alston & Bird, LLP., Charlotte, NC
Date Requested: 8/27/2010
Invention Title: DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CONTINUOUSLY SHUFFLING AND MONITORING CARDS

Control Number: 95/001,429

Patent Number: 6,588,751
Technology Area: Amusement devices: games
Patent Owner: Shuffle Master, Inc., Eden Prairie, MN
Firm Requesting: Alston & Bird, LLP., Charlotte, NC
Date Requested: 8/27/2010
Invention Title: DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CONTINUOUSLY SHUFFLING AND MONITORING CARDS

Control Number: 95/001,431

Patent Number: 6,134,606
Technology Area: Electrical computers and digital data processing systems: input/output
Patent Owner: FlashPoint Technology, San Jose, CA
Requester: HTC Corporation
Firm Requesting: Hogan Lovells, US, LLP., Los Angeles, CA
Date Requested: 8/27/2010
Invention Title: SYSTEM/METHOD FOR CONTROLLING PARAMETERS IN HAND-HELD DIGITAL CAMERA WITH SELECTABLE PARAMETER SCRIPTS, AND WITH COMMAND FOR RETRIEVING CAMERA CAPABILITIES AND ASSOCIATED PERMISSIBLE PARAMETER VALUES