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Daily Reexamination Report – May 22, 2012

May 22nd, 2012

Below is the newest reexamination request filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office as of May 22, 2012:  three ex parte reexamination requests and one inter partes reexamination request.

Control # – 90/012,300

Date – 05-21-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request 
Patent # – 8,172,612
Inventor(s) – Bence; Bruce D. (Glendale, AZ), Burris; Donald A. (Peoria, AZ), Kisling; Brian L. (Phoenix, AZ), Kooiman; John A. (Peoria, AZ), Lutz; William B. (Glendale, AZ), McDade; William F. (Glendale, AZ), Miller; Thomas D. (Peoria, AZ), Chuan; Lee Yung (Sanchong, TW)
Assignee – Corning Gilbert Inc. (Glendale, AZ)
Title – Electrical connector with grounding member
No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/012,301

Date – 05-21-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request 
Patent # – 7,669,123
Inventor(s) – Zuckerberg; Mark (Palo Alto, CA), Sanghvi; Ruchi (Palo Alto, CA), Bosworth; Andrew (Palo Alto, CA), Cox; Chris (Palo Alto, CA), Sittig; Aaron (Palo Alto, CA), Hughes; Chris (Palo Alto, CA), Geminder; Katie (San Jose, CA), Corson; Dan (Menlo Park, CA)
Assignee – Facebook, Inc. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title – Dynamically providing a news feed about a user of a social network
No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/012,302

Date – 05-22-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request 
Patent # – 6,445,069
Inventor(s) – Ling; Jamin (Scottsdale, AZ), Stepniak; Dave Charles (Phoenix, AZ)
Assignee – Flip Chip Technologies, L.L.C. (Phoenix, AZ
Title – Electroless Ni/Pd/Au Metallization Structure for Copper Interconnect Substrate and Method Therefor
No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 95/000,667

Date – 05-22-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Inter Partes Reexam Request 
Patent # – 6,816,814
Inventor(s) – Ebert; Jeffrey Allen (Half Moon Bay, CA), Venugopalan; Ravi (Santa Clara, CA), Evans; Scott Carlton (Santa Clara, CA)
Assignee – Sonics, Inc. (Mountain View, CA)
Title – Method and apparatus for decomposing and verifying configurable hardware
No co-pending litigation provided.