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New Requests for Inter Partes Reexamination in Official Gazette of January 25, 2011

January 27th, 2011

This week the Official Gazette noticed 6 inter partes reexamination requests. Cerro Wire filed a request against Southwire Company’s patent on method of manufacturing thin electrical cable, and resulting product, with reduced required installation pulling force. Samsung filed a request against Fractus’s two patents on multilevel antennae. Medtronic Vascular filed a request against Alan Zamore;s patent on reduced profile medicial balloon element.

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: 95/000,594

Patent Number: 7,749,024
Technology Area: Electrical connectors
Patent Owner: Southwire Company, Carrollton, GA
Requester: Cerro Wire, LLC.
Firm Requesting: DLA PIPER, LLP (US), Chicago, IL
Date Requested: 11/17/2010
Invention Title:  METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THIN ELECTRICAL CABLE, AND RESULTING PRODUCT, WITH REDUCED REQUIRED INSTALLATION PULLING FORCE

Control Number: 95/001,482

Patent Number: 7,397,431
Technology Area: Communications: radio wave antennas
Patent Owner: Fractus, SA, Spain
Requester: Samsung Electronics Co., LTD
Firm Requesting: Novak Druce & Quigg, LLP., Houston, TX
Date Requested: 11/11/2010
Invention Title:  MULTILEVEL ANTENNAE

Control Number: 95/001,483

Patent Number: 7,394,432
Technology Area: Communications: radio wave antennas
Patent Owner: Fractus, SA, Spain
Requester: Samsung Electronics Co., LTD
Firm Requesting: Novak Druce & Quigg, LLP., Houston, TX
Date Requested: 11/11/2010
Invention Title:  MULTILEVEL ANTENNAE

Control Number: 95/001,484

Patent Number: 7,749,585
Technology Area: Stock material or miscellaneous articles
Patent Owner: Alan Zamore, Chestnut Ridge, NY
Requester: Medtronic Vascular, Inc.
Firm Requesting: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP., San Diego, CA
Date Requested: 11/12/2010
Invention Title:  REDUCED PROFILE MEDICAL BALLOON ELEMENT

Control Number: 95/001,485

Patent Number: 7,043,543
Technology Area: Electrical computers and digital processing systems: multicomputer data
Patent Owner: Server Technology, Inc., Reno, NV
Requester: 
Firm Requesting: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, PC., Boston, MA
Date Requested: 11/12/2010
Invention Title:  VERTICAL-MOUNT ELECTRICAL POWER DISTRIBUTION PLUGSTRIP

Control Number: 95/001,486

Patent Number: 6,238,289
Technology Area: Amusement devices: games
Patent Owner: Eleven Engineering, Inc., Canada, Eleven Engineering Game Control, LLC., New York, NY
Requester:
Firm Requesting: Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP., Westfield, NY
Date Requested: 11/15/2010
Invention Title:  RADIO FREQUENCY GAME CONTROLLER