News

PTO Litigation Center Report – December 14, 2015

December 14th, 2015

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions 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 11 AM on Monday, December 14, 2015.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2016-00315
Filing Date – 12/11/2015
Patent # – 8,867,703
Title – MULTI-MODE CONE BEAM CT RADIOTHERAPY SIMULATOR AND TREATMENT MACHINE WITH A FLAT PANEL IMAGER
Patent Owner –  VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
Petitioner – ELEKTA INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2016-00317
Filing Date – 12/11/2015
Patent # – 7,945,021
Title – MULTI-MODE CONE BEAM CT RADIOTHERAPY SIMULATOR AND TREATMENT MACHINE WITH A FLAT PANEL IMAGER
Patent Owner –  VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
Petitioner – ELEKTA INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2016-00276
Filing Date – 12/12/2015
Patent # – 8,733,799
Title – COMBINATION SEALING MEMBER AND PIPE COUPLINGS
Patent Owner –  VICTAULIC COMPANY
Petitioner – TYCO FIRE PRODUCTS LP
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00277
Filing Date – 12/12/2015
Patent # – 8,733,799
Title – COMBINATION SEALING MEMBER AND PIPE COUPLINGS
Patent Owner –  VICTAULIC COMPANY
Petitioner – TYCO FIRE PRODUCTS LP
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00278
Filing Date – 12/12/2015
Patent # – 8,646,165
Title – METHOD OF SECURING PIPE ELEMENTS END TO END
Patent Owner –  VICTAULIC COMPANY
Petitioner – TYCO FIRE PRODUCTS LP
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2016-00279
Filing Date – 12/12/2015
Patent # – 8,646,165
Title – METHOD OF SECURING PIPE ELEMENTS END TO END
Patent Owner –  VICTAULIC COMPANY
Petitioner – TYCO FIRE PRODUCTS LP
Tech Center – 3700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,657
Date – 12/11/2015
Patent # – 7,883,904
Inventor –  FELDSTEIN, Ariel E. et al.
Assignee –  THE CLEVELAND CLINIC FOUNDATION
Title – DETECTION AND MONITORING OF LIVER DAMAGE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/013,659
Date – 12/11/2015
Patent # – 6,346,876
Inventor –  FLICK, Kenneth E.
Assignee –  OMEGA PATENTS, L.L.C.
Title – MULTI-VEHICLE COMPATIBLE CONTROL SYSTEM GENERATING COMMAND SIGNALS ON A DATA BUS AND ASSOCIATED METHODS
Co-pending Litigation – Omega Patents, LLC v. CaiAmp Corp., Middle District of Florida, Orlando Division, Case No. 6:13-cv-1950-PGB-DA

Control # – 90/013,660
Date – 12/11/2015
Patent # – 7,975,305
Inventor –  RUBIN, Moshe et al.
Assignee –  FINJAN, INC.
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ADAPTIVE RULE-BASED CONTENT SCANNERS FOR DESKTOP COMPUTERS
Co-pending Litigation – Finjan, Inc. v. Proofpoint, Inc. et al., 3:13cv05808-HSG (N.D. CA); Finjan, Inc. v. Fireeye, Inc., 13cv03133 (N.D. CA)