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PTO Litigation Center Report – August 28, 2013

August 28th, 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 9:30 AM on Wednesday, August 28, 2013.

New IPR Requests

Trial Number – IPR2013-00530
Filing Date – 8/27/2013
Patent # – RE43,563 (Different set of claims from IPR2013-00531)
Title – BELLY COVERING GARMENT
Assignee – DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPORATION
Petitioner – TARGET CORPORATION
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2013-00531
Filing Date – 8/27/2013
Patent # – RE43,563 (Different set of claims from IPR2013-00530)
Title – BELLY COVERING GARMENT
Assignee – DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPORATION
Petitioner – TARGET CORPORATION
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2013-00532
Filing Date – 8/27/2013
Patent # – RE43,531 (Different set of claims from IPR2013-00533)
Title – BELLY COVERING GARMENT
Assignee – DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPORATION
Petitioner – TARGET CORPORATION
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2013-00533
Filing Date – 8/27/2013
Patent # – RE43,531 (Different set of claims from IPR2013-00532)
Title – BELLY COVERING GARMENT
Assignee – DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPORATION
Petitioner – TARGET CORPORATION
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3700

New CBM Review Requests

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/012,958
Date – 8/27/2013
Patent # – 6,636,803
Inventor – HARTZ JR., DANIEL K. et al.
Assignee – CORUS REALTY, LLC
Title – REAL-ESTATE INFORMATION SEARCH AND RETRIEVAL SYSTEM
Co-pending Litigation – No documents posted on USPTO site.

Control # – 90/012,959
Date – 8/27/2013
Patent # – 6,634,770
Inventor – CAO, DENSEN
Assignee – CAO GROUP, INC.
Title – LIGHT SOURCE USING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES MOUNTED ON A HEAT SINK
Co-pending Litigation – Cao Group, Inc. v. GE Lighting, Inc. et al., D. Utah, Docket No. 2:11-cv-00426-DB