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Daily Reexamination Report – May 25, 2012

May 25th, 2012

Below is the newest reexamination request filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office as of May 25, 2012:  four ex parte reexamination requests.

Control # – 90/012,306

Date – 05-24-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 6,314,420
Inventor(s) – Lang; Andrew K. (Pittsburgh, PA), Kosak; Donald M. (Pittsburgh, PA) 
Assignee – Lycos, Inc. (Waltham, MA)
Title – Collaborative/adaptive search engine   
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Control # – 90/012,307

Date – 05-22-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 6,049,796
Inventor(s) – Siitonen; Lasse (Jankanraitti, FI), Ronkka; Risto (Koulukatu, FI)
Assignee – Nokia Mobile Phones Limited (Salo, FI)
Title – Personal digital assistant with real time search capability      
Co-pending Litigation – MobileMedia Ideas LLC v. HTC et al., 2:10-cv-00112 (E.D. Tex.)

Control # – 90/012,308

Date – 05-24-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 7,479,949
Inventor(s) – Jobs; Steven P. (Palo Alto, CA), Forstall; Scott (Mountain View, CA), Christie; Greg (San Jose, CA), Lemay; Stephen O. (San Francisco, CA), Herz; Scott (San Jose, CA), van Os; Marcel (San Francisco, CA), Ording; Bas (San Francisco, CA), Novick; Gregory (Santa Clara, CA), Westerman; Wayne C. (San Francisco, CA), Chaudhri; Imran (San Francisco, CA), Coffman; Patrick Lee (Menlo Park, CA), Kocienda; Kenneth (Sunnyvale, CA), Ganatra; Nitin K. (San Jose, CA), Anzures; Freddy Allen (San Francisco, CA), Wyld; Jeremy A. (San Jose, CA), Bush; Jeffrey (San Jose, CA), Matas; Michael (San Francisco, CA), Marcos; Paul D. (Los Altos, CA), Pisula; Charles J. (San Jose, CA), King; Virgil Scott (Mountain View, CA), Blumenberg; Chris (San Francisco, CA), Tolmasky; Francisco Ryan (Cupertino, CA), Williamson; Richard (Los Gatos, CA), Boule; Andre M. J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Lamiraux; Henri C. (San Carlos, CA)
Assignee – Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Title – Touch screen device, method, and graphical user interface for determining commands by applying heuristics
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Control # – 90/012,309

Date – 05-25-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 7,887,120
Inventor(s) – Boivin; Mathieu (Montreal, CA), Desjardins; Philippe (Montreal, CA), Desjardins; Mathieu (Montreal, CA)  
Assignee – Transtex Composite Inc. (Montreal, Quebec, CA)
Title – Aerodynamic trailer skirts
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.