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PTO Litigation Center Report – February 17, 2016

February 17th, 2016

Listed below are all new filings before PTAB of requests for inter partes review (IPR), covered business methods review (CBM), and post grant review (PGR).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Wednesday, February 17, 2016.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2016-00624
Filing Date – 2/16/2016
Patent # – 6,994,172
Title – WELL DRILLING CONTROL SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  AUTO-DRILL, INC.
Petitioner – PASON SYSTEMS USA CORP.
Tech Center – 3600

New CBM Review Petitions

Trial Number – CBM2016-00036
Filing Date – 2/16/2016
Patent # – 6,286,045
Title – INFORMATION STORAGE AND DELIVERY OVER A COMPUTER NETWORK USING CENTRALIZED INTELLIGENCE TO MONITOR AND CONTROL THE INFORMATION BEING DELIVERED
Patent Owner –  AT HOME BONDHOLDERS’ LIQUIDATING TRUST
Petitioner – GOOGLE INC.
Tech Center – 2100

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2016-00010
Filing Date – 2/16/2016
Patent # – 9,155,776
Title – LOW FREQUENCY GLATIRAMER ACETATE THERAPY
Patent Owner –  YEDA RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT CO. LTD.
Petitioner – MYLAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,692
Date – 2/16/2016
Patent # – 8,851,709
Inventor –  FEINBLOOM, Richard E. et al.
Assignee –  DESIGNS FOR VISION, INC.
Title – REMOTE CONTROL OF ILLUMINATING HEADLAMP
Co-pending Litigation – Designs For Vision, Inc. v. General Scientific Corporation d/b/a SurgiTel, NYSD-1-15-cv-07391

Control # – 90/013,693
Date – 2/16/2016
Patent # – 6,527,166
Inventor –  FOCKE, Heinz et al.
Assignee –  FOCKE & CO. (GMBH & CO.)
Title – BOX WITH A HINGED LID, FOR CIGARETTES
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/013,694
Date – 2/16/2016
Patent # – 8,771,945
Inventor –  ZHANG, Feng
Assignee –  NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH
Title – CRISPR-CAS SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ALTERING EXPRESSION OF GENE PRODUCTS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.