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PTO Litigation Center Report – November 21, 2016

November 21st, 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 11 AM on Monday, November 21, 2016.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00145
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 9,234,651
Title – LIGHTING FIXTURE MOUNTING POST
Patent Owner –  OHAI, JEFFREY
Petitioner – Barn Light Electric Company, LLC
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00276
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 6,633,945
Title – FULLY CONNECTED CACHE COHERENT MULTIPROCESSING SYSTEMS
Patent Owner –  INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC
Petitioner – NETAPP, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00288
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 7,747,217
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00289
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 7,752,649
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00290
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 7,752,649
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00291
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 7,752,650
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00292
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 7,856,649
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00293
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 8,675,775
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00294
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 8,711,885
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00295
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 8,711,885
Title – SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00298
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 6,612,713
Title – UMBRELLA APPARATUS
Patent Owner –  LAKESOUTH HOLDINGS LLC
Petitioner – YOTRIO CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00299
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 8,794,781
Title – UMBRELLA APPARATUS
Patent Owner –  LAKESOUTH HOLDINGS LLC
Petitioner – YOTRIO CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00300
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 8,894,751
Title – ULTRA RAPID CYCLE PORTABLE OXYGEN CONCENTRATOR
Patent Owner –  SEPARATION DESIGN GROUP IP HOLDINGS, LLC
Petitioner – INOGEN, INC.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00302
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 6,490,443
Title – NEW COMMUNICATION AND PROXIMITY AUTHORIZATION SYSTEMS
Patent Owner –  FREENY III, CHARLES C. ET. AL.
Petitioner – Bose Corporation
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00303
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – 9,339,062
Title – ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE
Patent Owner –  FONTEM HOLDINGS 1 B.V.
Petitioner – NU MARK LLC
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00304
Filing Date – 11/21/2016
Patent # – 9,364,027
Title – ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE
Patent Owner –  FONTEM HOLDINGS 1 B.V.
Petitioner – NU MARK LLC
Tech Center – 1700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2017-00006
Filing Date – 11/18/2016
Patent # – D754,427
Title – POCKET KEY ORGANIZER
Patent Owner –  KEYSMART, LLC
Petitioner – KEY-BAR, LLC
Tech Center – 2900

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

There have been no new reexam requests posted since the last report.