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Daily Reexamination Report – July 27, 2012

July 27th, 2012

Below is the newest reexamination request filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office as of July 27, 2012:  four ex parte reexamination requests and one inter partes reexamination request.

Control # – 90/020,008

Date – 07-17-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 5,686,726
Inventor(s) – Fenn; John Bennett (Branford, CT), Meng; Chin-Kai (Hockessin, DE), Mann; Matthias (Odense, DK) 
Assignee – Yale University
Title – Composition of Matter of a Population of Multiply Charged Ions Derived From Polyatomic Parent Molecular Species
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Control # – 90/020,009

Date – 07-20-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 5,581,080
Inventor(s) – Fenn; John B. (Branford, CT), Meng; Chin-Kai (Hockessin, DE), Mann; Matthias (5000 Odense c, DK)
Assignee – Yale University
Title – Method for Determining Molecular Weight Using Multiply Charged Ions
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Control # – 90/012,407

Date – 07-26-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 5,684,863
Inventor(s) – Katz; Ronald A. (Los Angeles, CA)
Assignee – Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Title – Telephonic-Interface Statistical Analysis System
Co-pending Litigation – Katz Interactive Call Processing Patent Litigation, Ca. No. 07-mi-01816-B-RGK (FFMx) (CACD February 21, 2008) 

Control # – 90/012,408

Date – 07-27-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 7,742,609
Inventor(s) – Yeakel; Nathan (Sunnyvale, CA), Vallier; Jeffrey (Sunnyvale, CA)
Assignee – Gibson Guitar Corp. (Nashville, TN)
Title – Live Performance Audio Mixing System With Simplified User Interface
No documents posted yet on USPTO website. 

Control # – 95/002,060

Date – 07-27-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Inter Partes Reexam Request
Patent # – 7,171,277
Real Party in Interest – Hospira, Inc.
Inventor(s) – Engleson; Joseph J. (Carlsbad, CA), Chamberlain; Craig (Ann Arbor, MI)
Assignee – Carefusion 303, Inc.
Title – System and Method for Controlling the Delivery of Medication to a Patient
Co-pending Litigation – CareFusion 303, Inc. v. Hospira, Inc., Civil Action No. 1: 11-cv-00762-RGA (D. Del.) B. Braun Medical Inc. v. CareFusion 303, Inc., Civil Action No. 1:11-cv-06007 (N.D. Ill.)