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PTO Litigation Center Report – July 28, 2014

July 28th, 2014

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 Monday, July 28, 2014.

New IPR Requests

Trial Number – IPR2014-01203
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 7,859,565
Title – VISION SYSTEM FOR A VEHICLE INCLUDING IMAGE PROCESSOR
Patent Owner –  MAGNA ELECTRONICS, INC.
Petitioner – Valeo, Inc., Valeo S.A., Valeo GmbH, Valeo Schalter und Sensoren GmbH, and Connaught Electronics Ltd.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2014-01204
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 8,386,114
Title – IMAGING SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE
Patent Owner –  MAGNA ELECTRONICS, INC.
Petitioner – Valeo, Inc., Valeo S.A., Valeo GmbH, Valeo Schalter und Sensoren GmbH, and Connaught Electronics Ltd.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2014-01205
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 7,983,847
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF SEISMIC DATA
Patent Owner –  FAIRFIELD INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED
Petitioner – Wireless Seismic, Inc.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2014-01206
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 7,877,175
Title – IMAGING SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE
Patent Owner –  MAGNA ELECTRONICS, INC.
Petitioner – Valeo, Inc., Valeo S.A., Valeo GmbH, Valeo Schalter und Sensoren GmbH, and Connaught Electronics Ltd.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2014-01207
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 7,051,147
Title – STORAGE ROUTER AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING VIRTUAL LOCAL STORAGE
Patent Owner –  CROSSROADS SYSTEMS, INC.
Petitioner – Oracle Corporation, NetApp Inc. and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2014-01208
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 7,991,522
Title – IMAGING SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE
Patent Owner –  MAGNA ELECTRONICS, INC.
Petitioner – Valeo, Inc., Valeo S.A., Valeo GmbH, Valeo Schalter und Sensoren GmbH, and Connaught Electronics Ltd.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2014-01209
Filing Date – 7/25/2014
Patent # – 7,051,147
Title – STORAGE ROUTER AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING VIRTUAL LOCAL STORAGE
Patent Owner –  CROSSROADS SYSTEMS, INC.
Petitioner – Oracle Corporation, NetApp Inc. and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2014-01210
Filing Date – 7/27/2014
Patent # – 7,670,358
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ALIGNING VERTEBRAE IN THE AMELIORATION OF ABERRANT SPINAL COLUMN DEVIATION CONDITIONS
Patent Owner –  Mark A. Barry
Petitioner – Medtronic, Inc.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2014-01211
Filing Date – 7/27/2014
Patent # – 8,361,121
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ALIGNING VERTEBRAE IN THE AMELIORATION OF ABERRANT SPINAL COLUMN DEVIATION CONDITIONS
Patent Owner –  Mark A. Barry
Petitioner – Medtronic, Inc.
Status – Pending
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2014-01212
Filing Date – 7/27/2014
Patent # – 7,776,072
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ALIGNING VERTEBRAE IN THE AMELIORATION OF ABERRANT SPINAL COLUMN DEVIATION CONDITIONS
Patent Owner –  Mark A. Barry
Petitioner – Medtronic, Inc.
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 # – 90/013,307
Date – 7/26/2014
Patent # – 6,637,421
Inventor –  SMITH, David L. et al.
Assignee –  KEE ACTION SPORTS, LLC.
Title – PNEUMATICALLY OPERATED PROJECTILE LAUNCHING DEVICE
Co-pending Litigation – Kee Action Sports v. Shyang Huei Industrial Co., Case No. 3:14-CV-071-HZ