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Daily Reexamination Report – April 21, 2011

April 21st, 2011

Below are the newest reexamination requests filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, as of April 21, 2011: three ex parte reexamination requests and one inter partes reexamination requests. Also included are the most recent reexamination certificates that were issued by the USPTO.

Ex Parte:

Control # – 90/011,655

Date – 4/20/2011 - Receipt of Original Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # –
6,070,068
Inventor –
Sudo; Fukuharu (Tokyo, JP)
Assignee – Sony Corporation (Tokyo, JP)
Title –
Communication Terminal Device and Method for Controlling a Connecting State of a Call into a Desired Connection State Upon a Predetermined Operation by a User
Co-pending Litigation –
MobileMedia Ideas LLC v. Apple Inc., 1 :10-cv-00258 (D. Del.) MobileMedia Ideas LLC v. HTC, 2:10-cv-00112 (E.D. Texas)

Control # – 90/011,654

Date – 4/20/2011 - Receipt of Original Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # –
7,780,136
Inventor –
Curnow; Sam (Chanhassen, MN), Ahrenholtz; Ted Eric (Plymouth, MN)
Assignee
– General Hospital Supply Corporation (Monroe, NC)
Title –
SURGICAL TRAY CORNER PROTECTOR
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Control # – 90/011,653

Date – 4/20/2011 - Receipt of Original Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # –
6,074,815
Inventor –
Sorensen; Jens Ole (Grand Cayman, KY)
Assignee –
Universal Ventures (KY)
Title –
SELECTION OF TEST SPECIES FOR TESTING TO IDENTIFY COMPONENTS THEREOF THAT DELETERIOUSLY AFFECT A TARGET SPECIES MEMBER
No Co-pending Litigation

Inter Partes:

Control # – 95/001,607

Date – 4/20/2011 - Receipt of Original Inter Partes Reexam Request
Patent # –
7,899,704
Inventor –
Thompson; Michael P. (Nashville, TN)
Assignee –
TuitionFund, LLC. (Nashville, TN)
Title –
Methods and Systems for Providing a Merchant Funded Rebate Program
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Recent Issued Reexamination Certificates:

Control # – 90/010,363
Patent # – RE 40,564
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8130th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Cellular Communications System with Sectorization
Fischer, Larry G., Waseca, Minnesota (US) Russell, David S., Minneapolis, Minnesota (US) Wala, Philip M., Waseca, Minnesota (US) Ratliff, Charles R., Madison, Georgia (US) Brennan, Jeffrey O., Waseca, Minnesota (US),
JPMorgan Chase Bank, Chicago, Illinois (US)
The patentability of claims 1-9, 14-29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39-54, 56, 57, 59, 60, 62, 64, 65,67 and 70 is confirmed.
Claim 10 is determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 11-13, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.
Claims 30, 32, 34, 36, 38, 55, 58, 61, 63, 66, 68 and 69 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/011,082
Patent # – 7,666,731
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8111th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Method of Fabricating a Lateral Double-Diffused Mosfet (LDMOS) Transistor and a Conventional CMOS Transistor,
You Budong, Fremont, California (US) Zuniga, Marco A., Fremont, California (US)
Volterra Semiconductor Corporation, Fremont, California (US)
The patentability of claims 1-7 is confirmed.

Control # – 90/010,988
Patent # – 7,583,990
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8142nd)
Apr. 5, 2011
System and Methods for Processing Analyte Sensor Data
Goode, Jr., Paul V., Murrieta, California (US) Brauker, James H., San Diego, California (US) Kamath, Apurv U., Solana Beach, California (US) Carr-Brendel, Victoria, San Diego, California (US)
Dexcom, Inc., San Diego, California (US)
The patentability of claims 1, 14 and 27 is confirmed.
New claims 40-54 are added and determined to be patentable.
Claims 2-13, 15-26 and 28-39 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/011,038
Patent # – 7,533,433
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8129th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Counterbalance Assembly for a Fold Out Ramp
Morris, Donald, Conifer, Colorado (US) Johnson, David, Modesto, California (US)
Lift-U, division of Hogan Mfg., Inc., Escalon, California (US)
Claims 1, 8-10, 15-17 and 19 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 2-7, 11-14, 18 and 20, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/009,446
Patent # – 7,336,862
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8141st)
Apr. 5, 2011
Fiber Optic Sensor for Detecting Multiple Parameters in a Harsh Environment
Xai, Hua, Altamont, New York (US) Balasubramaniam, Mahadevan, Ballston Lake, New York (US) Jiang, Jie, Clifton Park, New York (US) Luo, Huageng, Clifton Park, New York (US) Al-Khalidy, Abdul Rahman Abdallah, Cohoes, New York (US) Young, Clayton Ming, Schenectady, New York (US) McCarthy, Kevin Thomas, Troy, New York (US)
General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York (US)
Claims 9, 15, 17 and 25-28 are cancelled.
Claims 1, 11, 16, 18 and 29 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 2-8, 10, 12-14. 19-24 and 30-33, dependent on amended claim, are determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/011,086
Patent # – 7,310,544
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8140th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Methods and Systems for Inserting a Transcutaneous Analyte Sensor
Brister, Mark, Encinitas, California (US) Neale, Paul V., San Diego, California (US) Saint, Sean, San Diego, California (US) Petisce, James R., San Diego, California (US) McGee, Thomas F., San Diego, California (US) Codd, Daniel Shawn, Escondido, California (US) Petersen, David Michael, Escondido, California (US) Kline, Daniel S., Encinitas, California (US)
Dexcom, Inc., San Diego, California (US)
The patentability of claims 1, 19, 29 and 30 is confirmed.
Claims 2-18, 20-28 and 31-38 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/010,932
Patent # – 7,236,151
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8128th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Liquid Crystal Display
Doane, William J., Kent, Ohio (US) Khan, Asad A., Kent, Ohio (US) Shiyanovskaya, Irina, Stow, Ohio (US) Green, Albert, Springfield, Virginia (US), Kent Displays Incorporated, Kent, Ohio (US)
Claims 3, 45, 49, 51, 52 and 55 are cancelled.
Claims 1, 4, 25, 29, 40, 43, 46, 53, 56 and 78-80 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 2, 5-11, 14, 17-22,26-28,30-37,44,50,54,57-63, 66,69-74 and 81 dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.
Claims 12, 13, 15, 16, 23, 24, 38, 39, 41, 42, 47, 48, 64, 65, 67,68 and 75-77 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/010,931
Patent # – 7,170,481
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8127th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Single Substrate Liquid Crystal Display
Doane, Joseph W., Kent, Ohio (US) Khan, Asad A., Kent, Ohio (US) Shiyanovskaya, Irina, Stow, Ohio (US) Schneider, Tod, Kent, Ohio (US) Pishnyak, Oleg, Kent, Ohio (US) Green, Seth E., Kent, Ohio (US) Nicholson, Forrest N., Kent, Ohio (US) Chien, Liang-Chy, Hudson, Ohio (US), Kent Displays Incorporated, Kent, Ohio (US)
The patentability of claims 1, 2, 5-7, 18, 19, 22, 23, 37, 38, 42-44, 46, 50, 63 and 64 is confirmed.
Claims 13-16, 27-29,49 and 52-55 are cancelled.
Claims 3, 8-12, 20, 24-26, 39, 45, 47, 48, 51, 57, 58, 61 and 62 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 4, 17, 21,30-36,40-41, 56,59-60 and 65-67 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/011,081
Patent # – 7,163,856
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8126th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Method of Fabricating a Lateral Double-Diffused MOSFET (LDMOS) Transistor and a Conventional CMOS Transistor
You, Budong, Fremont, California (US) Zuniga, Marco A., Fremont, California (US)
Volterra Semiconductor Corporation, Fremont, California (US)
The patentability of claims 1-17 is confirmed.

Control # – 90/008,302
Patent # – 6,995,940
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8125th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Systems for WORF Improvement in Conditional Servowriting
Ehrlich, Richard M., Saratoga, California (US)
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., Kadoma-shi, Osaka (JP)
The patentability of claims 1-20 and 27-37 is confirmed.
Claims 21-26 are cancelled.

Control # – 95/001,009
Patent # – 6,939,052
INTER PARTES REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (0253rd)
Mar. 22, 2011
Bearing with Integrated Mounting Features
Hull, David Warren, Charlotte, North Carolina (US)
Precision Components, Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina (US)
The patentability of claims 3, 11 and 15-17 is confirmed.
Claims 1, 2, 4-10 and 12-14 are cancelled.

Control # – 95/000,498
Patent # – 6,934,219
INTER PARTES REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (0254th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Methods and Systems for Acquiring Seismic Data
Burkholder, Scott K., Littleton, Colorado (US) Favret, Paul D., Littleton, Colorado (US) Fockler, Todd J., Golden, Colorado (US) Stewart, Robert, Boulder, Colorado (US)
Ascend Geo, LLC, Denver, Colorado (US)
Claims 1-18 are cancelled.

Control # – 90/009,555
Patent # – 6,864,245
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8124th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Biocompatible Poly- [beta] -1 4 N-Acetylglucosamine
Vournakis, John N., Hanover, New Hampshire (US) Finkielstein, Sergio, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (US) Pariser, Ernest R., Belmont, Massachusetts (US) Helton, Mike, Memphis, Tennessee (US)
Marine Polymer Technologies, Danvers, Massachusetts (US)
The patentability of claims 1-3, 6-12 and 15-20 confirmed.
Claims 4, 5, 13, 14, 21 and 22 are cancelled.

Control # – 90/010,541
Patent # – 6,759,114
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8110th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Light Weight Board of Improved Surface Flatness and Process for Production Thereof
Wu, Phillip C. L., Victoria, Texas (US) Cheng, Yao, Port Lavaca, Texas (US) Yang, Haur Horng, Victoria, Texas (US) Li, Jyh-yao Raphael, Parsippany, New Jersey (US)
Chiao Tung Bank, San Jose, California (US)
The patentability of claims 2-6 and 8 is confirmed.
Claims 1, 7 and 9-11 are cancelled.
New claims 12-21 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 95/001,013
Patent # – 6,730,042
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C2 (8144th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Biopsy Localization Method and Device
Fulton, Richard E., Grand Junction, Colorado (US) Dubrul, William Richard, Redwood City, California (US)
Artemis Medical, Inc., San Mateo, California (US)
The patentability of claims 24-27 and 30-35 is confirmed.
Claims 1-23, 28, 29, 36 and 37 are cancelled.
New claims 38 and 39 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 95/001,013
Patent # – 6,697,295
INTER PARTES REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (0252nd)
Mar. 22, 2011
Memory Device Having a Programmable Register
Farmwald, Michael, Berkeley, California (US) Horowitz, Mark, Palo Alto, California (US)
Rambus, Inc., Los Altos, California (US)
The patentability of claims 1-51 is confirmed.

Control # – 95/001,191
Patent # – 6,681,120
INTER PARTES REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (0251st)
Mar. 22, 2011
Mobile Entertainment and Communication Device
Kim, Ki Il, Los Angeles, California (US)
Minerva Industries, Inc., Los Angeles, California (US)
Claims 1, 3, 5, 28, 29 and 30 are cancelled.
Claims 2, 4, 6-27 and 31-35 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/007,276
Patent # – 6,504,308
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8139th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Electrostatic Fluid Accelerator
Krichtafovitch, Igor A., Bothell, Washington (US) Fuhriman, Robert L. Jr., Bellevue, Washington (US)
High Voltage Integrated, L.L.C., Bellevue, Washington (US)
The patentability of claims 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 17 to 25 and 26-29 is confirmed.
Claims 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, and 16 are determined to be patentable as amended. 20
New claims 30-32 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/009,684
Patent # – 6,465,516
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8138th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Method of Stimulating Nitric Oxide Synthase
Kaesemeyer, Wayne H., Augusta, Georgia (US)
Palmetto Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Saint Simons Island, Georgia (US)
Claim 2 is cancelled.
Claims 1 and 3-6 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 7-14, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.
New claims 15-20 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,903
Patent # – 6,427,070
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8107th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Heavy-Duty Audio Equipment
Smith, Roger Q., Reisterstown, Maryland (US)
Black & Decker Inc., Newark, Delaware (US)
Claims 1-7 are cancelled.

Control # – 90/009,155
Patent # – 6,411,947
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8106th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Automatic Message Interpretation and Routing System
Rice, Amy, Ridgefield, Connecticut (US) Hsu, Julie, Brooklyn, New York (US) Angotti, Anthony M., Marcellus, New York (US) Piccolo, Rosanna M., Bayside, New York (US) Cohen, Fred R., New York, New York (US)
Bright Response, LLC, Indian Wells, California (US)
The patentability of claims 9. 10, 14, 30-37, 50-51, 57-61, 63-65 and 66 is confirmed.
Claims 1-8, 11-13, 15-29, 38-49, 52-56 and 62 are cancelled.
New claims 67-92 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,443
Patent # – 6,296,579
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8105th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Putting Improvement Device and Method
Robinson, Lee D., West Linn, Oregon (US)
The Stracka Design Company LLC, Houston, Texas (US)
Claims 1-18, 21, 22 and 28-38 are cancelled.
Claims 19 and 20 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 23, 24, 25, 26 and 27, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.
New claims 39-60 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/006,567
Patent #
6,223,548
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8123rd)
Mar. 29, 2011
Cooler Housing Apparatus and Method of Making the Same
Calvert, Phillip D., Center, Texas (US)
Port-A-Cool, L.L.C., Dallas, Texas (US)
Claims 2, 4, 10-16, 22, 23, 28 and 31-35 are confirmed.
Claims 1, 3, 5, 6-9, 17-21, 24-27, 29 and 30 are cancelled.

Control # – 90/007,306
Patent #
6,208,435
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8137th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Method and Apparatus for Providing a Handheld Scanner-Dictionary Apparatus
Zwolinski, Jan Scott, Graford, Texas (US), Jan Scott Zwolinski, Greenville, South Carolina (US)
Claims 1-17 are cancelled.

Control # – 90/010,770
Patent #
6,141,298,
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8122nd)
Mar. 29, 2011
Programmable Self-Operating Compact Disk Duplication System
Miller, David, Orinda, California (US)
Wordtech Systems, Inc., Concord, California (US)
Claims 1-3, 12-26, and 30 are confirmed.
Claims 31-39 are cancelled.
Claims 4-11 and 27-29 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/008,211
Patent #
6,095,628
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8121st)
Mar. 29, 2011
Apparatus for Ink Jet Printing
Rhome, Matthew, Bradenton, Florida (US)
Direct Imaging Systems, Inc., Bradenton, Florida (US)
Claims 1-4 and 6 are cancelled.
Claim 5 is determined to be patentable as amended.

Control # – 90/009,059
Patent #
6,061,798
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8120th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Firewall System for Protecting Network Elements Connected to a Public Network
Coley, Christopher D., Morgan Hill, California (US) Wesinger, Jr., Ralph E., Livermore, California (US)
Network Engineering Software, Inc., San Jose, California (US)
Claim 1 is cancelled.

Control # – 90/009,628
Patent #
6,034,769,
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C2 (8143rd)
Apr. 5, 2011
Method and Device for Counting and Measuring Particles
Yufa, Aleksandr L., Colton, California (US), Aleksandr L. Yufa, Colton, California (US), Yelena V. Yufa, Colton, California (US)
Claims 1, 4, 5 and 6 are continued.
Claims 2 and 3 were previously cancelled.

Control # – 90/010,774
Patent #
5,991,801
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8145th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Global Digital Video News Distribution System
Rebec, Mohammed S., Bristol, Indiana (US)  Rebec, Mihailo V., Bristol, Indiana (US)
Trans Video Electronics, Ltd., Bristol, Indiana (US)
Claims 2-17 and 24-29 are confirmed.
Claims 20-23 are cancelled.
Claims 1, 18 and 19 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/009,462
Patent #
5,990,810
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8136th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Method for Partitioning a Block of Data into Subblocks and for Storing and Communicating such Subblocks
Williams, Ross Neil, Adelaide (AU)
Rocksoft Limited, Shell House, Adelaide (AU)
Claim 24 is confirmed.
Claims 2-3, 5-6, 12-14 and 30 are cancelled.
Claims 1, 4, 7-11, 15-23 and 25-29 are determined to be patentable as amended.
New claims 31-86 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/009,678
Patent #
5,902,480
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8119th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Depth Media In-Tank Fuel Filter with Extruded Mesh Shell
Chilton, Hugh G., Findlay, Ohio (US)
Zehnfennig, William L., North Baltimore, Ohio (US),
Cummins Filtration IP, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota (US)
Claims 1-8 and 17-21 are confirmed.
Claims 9-16 are determined to be patentable as amended.
New claim 22 is added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,706
Patent #
5,899,052
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8104th)
Mar. 22, 2011
High Hardness Boron Steel Rotary Blade
Turner, Darrel L., Reeseville, Wisconsin (US)
Fisher Barton Blades, Inc., Watertown, Wisconsin (US)
Claims 1-3 are confirmed.

Control # – 90/009,672
Patent #
5,868,710
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8103rd)
Mar. 22, 2011
Medical Fluid Injector
Battiato, Dane J., Cincinnati, Ohio (US) Wagner, Gary S., Taylor Mill, Kentucky (US) Verdino, Steve P., Cincinnati, Ohio (US) Bergen, Robert G., Westchester, Ohio (US) Knipfer, James E., Ft. Wright, Kentucky (US) Minnich, John N., Lockland, Ohio (US) Goethel, James H., Cincinnati, Ohio (US)
Liebel-Flarsheim Company, Cincinnati, Ohio (US)
Claims 1-3, and 9-11 are confirmed.
New claims 13-41 are added and determined to be patentable.
Claims 4-8 and 12 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/010,588
Patent #
5,812,669
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C2 (8114th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Method and System for Providing Secure EDI Over an Open Network
Jenkins, Lew, Pleasant Hill, California (US) Pasetes, Jr., Emmanuel K., Danville, California (US)
Classified Information, Inc., San Marcos, California (US)
Claims 35-50 are confirmed.
Claims 1-34 are cancelled.

Control # – 90/010,755
Patent #
5,791,991
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8118th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Interactive Consumer Product Promotion Method and Match Game
Small, Maynard E., Kansas City, Missouri (US)
Internet Coupon Solutions LLC, Frisco, Texas (US)
Claims 1 and 2 are cancelled.
Claims 3-30 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/009,621
Patent #
5,724,769
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8102nd)
Mar. 22, 2011
Motor Vehicle Window Construction with Pull-Pull Cable System
Cripe, Todd E., Elkhart, Indiana (US) Grumm, Darren M., Cassopolis, Michigan (US) Butler, Raymond S., Elkhart, Indiana (US) Schamanek, Roger E., Rochester Hills, Michigan (US) Buening, Dennis J., Waterford, Michigan (US)
General Electric Capital Corporation, Chicago, Illinois (US)
Claims 1-14, 16, 18, 20, 21 and 23-27 are confirmed.
New claim 28-31 are added and determined to be patentable.
Claims 15, 17, 19 and 22 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/010,941
Patent #
5,713,740
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8135th)
Apr. 5, 2011
System and Method for Converting Written Text into a Graphical Image for Improved Comprehension by the Learning Disabled
Middlebrook, David R., Princeton, New Jersey (US)
Textscape Technologies, Inc., Princeton, New Jersey (US)
Claims 1-6 and 11-17 are cancelled.
Claims 7-10 and 18-20 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/011,034
Patent #
5,631,656
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8116th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Fail Safe System with Common Mode Avoidance
Hartman, Randolph G., Plymouth, Minnesota (US) Girts, Robert D. Mesa, Arizona (US)
Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota (US)
Claims 1-7 are confirmed.
New claims 8-34 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/008,676
Patent #
5,587,236
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8101st)
Mar. 22, 2011
Interior Rear View Mirror Mounting System Utilizing One-Package Structural Adhesive
Agrawal, Raj K., Holland, Michigan (US) Lynam, Niall R., Holland, Michigan (US) Galer, James K., Grandville, Michigan (US)
Donnelly Corporation, Holland, Michigan (US)
Claims 1-42 are confirmed.
New claims 43-48 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,350
Patent #
5,562,631
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8134th)
Apr. 5, 2011
Catheter Arrangement with Interlocking Sequenced Guarding Members for Protecting Cannula
Bogert, David L., Plainville, Connecticut (US)
Smiths Medical ASD, Inc., Rockland, Massachusetts (US)
Claim 1 is cancelled.
Claims 2-13 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/005,220
Patent #
5,530,582
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8133rd)
Apr. 5, 2011
Fiber Source for Seeding an Ultrashort Optical Pulse Amplifier
Clark, William G., Pittsford, New York (US)
Clark MXR, Inc., Dexter, Michigan (US)
Claims 3-6, 8-12, 19-23 and 34-38 are cancelled.
Claims 1, 13-18, 32, 39 and 47 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 2, 7, 24-31, 33, 40-46 and 48-57, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,352
Patent #
5,513,359
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C2 (8113th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Desktop Computer Having A Single-Switch Suspend/Resume Function
Clark, Michael W., Lexington, Kentucky (US) Combs, James L., Lexington, Kentucky (US) Crump, Dwayne T., Lexington, Kentucky (US) Kozel, Jerry T., Lexington, Kentucky (US) Pancoast, Steven T., Lexington, Kentucky (US), Lenovo (Singapore) Pte Ltd., Singapore (SG)
Claims 1, 8-10 and 12-14 are confirmed.
Claims 2, 6 and 7 are cancelled.
Claims 3-5, 11 and 15-16 are determined to be patentable as amended.
New claims 17-22 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,910
Patent #
5,493,335
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8115th)
Mar. 29, 2011
Single Sensor Color Camera with User Selectable Image Record Size
Parulski, Kenneth A., Rochester, New York (US) Vogel, Richard M., Pittsford, New York (US) Ohmori, Seishi, Tokyo (JP)
Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York (US)
Claims 1, 4 and 12 are confirmed.
Claims 2, 3, 5-11, 13-15 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/010,479
Patent #
5,428,699
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8132nd)
Apr. 5, 2011
Probe having Optical Fiber for Laterally Directing Laser Beam
Pon, Russell, Santa Clara, California (US)
Laserscope, San Jose, California (US)
Claims 1-20 and 25-34 are confirmed.
Claims 21-23 are determined to be patentable as amended.
Claim 24, dependent on an amended claim, is determined to be patentable.
New claims 35-50 are added and determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/009,758
Patent #
5,376,252
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8131st)
Apr. 5, 2011
Microfluidic Structure and Process for its Manufacture
Ekstrom, Bjorn, Upsala (SE) Jacobson, Gunilla, Upsala (SE) Ohman, Ove, Upsala (SE) Sjodin, Hakan, Upsala (SE) Lagrummet December 1047 AB, Uppsala (SE)
Claims 1-7, 12, 14, 23, 25 and 30 are confirmed.
Claims 8-11, 13, 15-22, 24 and 26-29 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/009,339
Patent #
5,347,382
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8100th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Liquid Crystal Cell Retarder with Driving Beyond Retardance Value and Two Cell for High Speed
Rumbaugh, Scott H., Lake Oswego, Oregon (US)
Apeldyn Corporation, Portland, Oregon (US)
Claims 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11 and 20 are confirmed.
New claims 22-29 are added and determined to be patentable.
Claims 7-9, 12-19 and 21 were not reexamined.

Control # – 90/010,589
Patent #
5,311,745
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C1 (8099th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Pressure Measurement System for Refrigeration System
Lockhart, Douglas L., Cobble Hill (CA) Varelas, Oreste B. N., Vancouver (CA)
PNC Bank – National Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (US)
Claim 1 is determined to be patentable as amended.
Claims 2-6, dependent on an amended claim, are determined to be patentable.

Control # – 90/010,887
Patent #
5,075,684
EX PARTE REEXAMINATION CERTIFICATE C2 (8112th)
Mar. 22, 2011
Selective Call Message Management
DeLuca, Michael J., Boca Raton, Florida (US)
Motorola, Inc., Schaumburg, Illinois (US)
Claims 3, 4, 8 and 9 are confirmed.
Claims 1, 2 and 5-7 are cancelled.
Claims 10-19 were not reexamined.