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Daily Reexamination Report – July 31, 2012

July 31st, 2012

Below is the newest reexamination request filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office as of July 31, 2012:  three ex parte reexamination requests and one inter partes reexamination request.

Control # – 90/012,409

Date – 7-30-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 6,699,194
Inventor(s) – Diab; Mohamed K. (Mission Viejo, CA), McCarthy; Rex (Mission Viejo, CA)
Assignee – Masimo Corporation (Irvine, CA) 
Title – Signal Processing Apparatus and Method
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.

Control # – 90/012,410

Date – 07-30-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 5,659,680
Inventor(s) – Cunningham; Glen B. (Boston, MA), Reading; Andrew R. (Rochester Hills, MI), Kapolka; Michael F. (Sterling Heights, MI)
Assignee – Cian IP LLC (Longview, TX
Title – PC COMPATIBLE MODULAR BASED DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM
Co-pending Litigation – 1) Cian IP LLC v. Pickering Interfaces Ltd., eta/., Case No. 3:11-cv-3354-M (N.D. Tex.); 2) Cian IP LLC v. Agilent Technologies, Inc., Case No. 3:11-cv-3351-M (N.D. Tex.); and 3) Cian IP LLC v. National Instruments Corporation., Case No. 1:12-cv-365-M (W.D. Tex.).

Control # – 90/012,411

Date – 7-30-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Ex Parte Reexam Request
Patent # – 7,969,288
Inventor(s) – Braun; Adam C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Beamer; Jonathan L. (Menlo Park, CA), Rosenberg; Louis B. (Pleasanton, CA), Chang; Dean C. (Mountain View, CA)
Assignee – Immersion Corporation (San Jose, CA)
Title – Force Feedback System Including Multi-Tasking Graphical Host Environment and Interface Device
No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 95/002,061

Date – 07-31-2012 – Receipt of Orig or Corrected Inter Partes Reexam Request
Patent # – RE43,194 E
Inventor(s) – Toimil; Andrew (Sonoma, CA)
Assignee – Feeney, Inc. (Oakland, CA)
Title – Spring Loaded and Self-Locking Cable Gripping Apparatus
No documents posted yet on USPTO website.