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PTO Litigation Center Report – April 24, 2013

April 24th, 2013

Listed below are all new filings before PTAB of requests for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.

New IPR Requests

There have been no new requests for IPR since the last report.

New CBM Review Requests

Trial Number – CBM2013-00016
Filing Date – 4/23/2013
Patent # – 8,346,637
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING RECOVERY FOR VICTIMS OF CHECK FRAUD
Assignee – EZSHIELD INC.
Petitioner – Harland Clarke Holdings Corp.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – CBM2013-00017
Filing Date – 4/23/2013
Patent # – 6,834,282
Title – LOGICAL AND CONSTRAINT BASED BROWSE HIERARCHY WITH PROPAGATION FEATURES
Assignee – VERSATA SOFTWARE, INC. AND VERSATA DEVELOPMENT GROUP, INC.
Petitioner – Volusion, Inc.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – CBM2013-00018
Filing Date – 4/23/2013
Patent # – 7,426,481
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SORTING PRODUCTS BY FEATURES
Assignee – VERSATA SOFTWARE, INC. AND VERSATA DEVELOPMENT GROUP, INC.
Petitioner – Volusion, Inc.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/012,844
Date – 4/19/2013
Patent # – 6,128,415
Inventor – Hultgren III, Bror O. et al.
Assignee – DIGITECH IMAGE TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Title – DEVICE PROFILES FOR USE IN A DIGITAL IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM
Co-pending Litigation – Digitech Image Technologies v. Sony Corporation et al., SA CV 01678-0RW (MRWx) (C.D. Cal.)