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PTO Litigation Center Report – December 31, 2015

December 31st, 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 10 AM on Thursday, December 31, 2015.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2016-00316
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 8,748,102
Title – BEAD EMULSION NUCLEIC ACID AMPLIFICATION
Patent Owner –  454 LIFE SCIENCES CORPORATION
Petitioner – THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC INC.; LIFE TECHNOLOGIES CORP.; ION TORRENT SYSTEMS, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00319
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 8,765,380
Title – BEAD EMULSION NUCLEIC ACID AMPLIFICATION
Patent Owner –  454 LIFE SCIENCES CORPORATION
Petitioner – THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC INC.; LIFE TECHNOLOGIES CORP.; ION TORRENT SYSTEMS, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00321
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 7,323,305
Title – METHODS OF AMPLIFYING AND SEQUENCING NUCLEIC ACIDS
Patent Owner –  454 LIFE SCIENCES CORPORATION
Petitioner – THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC INC.; LIFE TECHNOLOGIES CORP.; ION TORRENT SYSTEMS, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00383
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 6,331,415
Title – METHODS OF PRODUCING IMMUNOGLOBULINS VECTORS AND TRANSORMED HOST CELLS FOR USE THEREIN
Patent Owner –  GENENTECH, INC.; CITY OF HOPE
Petitioner – GENZYME CORPORATION
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00392
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 6,212,662
Title – METHOD AND DEVICES FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF – DATA WITH TRANSMISSION ERROR CHECKING
Patent Owner –  KONINKLIJKE KPN N.V.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2016-00416
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 7,522,951
Title – ELECTRODE ARRANGEMENT
Patent Owner –  KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS, N.V.
Petitioner – SMART SOLUTIONS TECHNOLOGIES, S.L.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2016-00417
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 6,099,531
Title – CHANGING RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BONES
Patent Owner –  BONUTTI SKELETAL INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2016-00418
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 8,155,342
Title – MULTIMEDIA DEVICE INTEGRATION SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  BLITZSAFE TEXAS, LLC
Petitioner – TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00419
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 8,155,342
Title – MULTIMEDIA DEVICE INTEGRATION SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  BLITZSAFE TEXAS, LLC
Petitioner – TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00421
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 7,489,786
Title – AUDIO DEVICE INTEGRATION SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  BLITZSAFE TEXAS, LLC
Petitioner – TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2016-00422
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 7,489,786
Title – AUDIO DEVICE INTEGRATION SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  BLITZSAFE TEXAS, LLC
Petitioner – TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2600

New CBM Review Petitions

Trial Number – CBM2016-00025
Filing Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 6,996,538
Title – INVENTORY CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  UNISONE STRATEGIC IP, INC.
Petitioner – Life Technologies Corporation
Tech Center – 3600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,668
Date – 12/30/2015
Patent # – 7,069,240
Inventor –  SPERO, Raphael et al.
Assignee –  THE NEAT COMPANY, INC.
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CAPTURE, STORAGE AND PROCESSING OF RECEIPTS AND RELATED DATA
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.