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PTO Litigation Center Report – November 30, 2016

November 30th, 2016

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 Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00312
Filing Date – 11/29/2016
Patent # – 6,612,985
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MONITORING AND TREATING A PATIENT
Patent Owner –  MY HEALTH, INC.
Petitioner – McKesson Corporation; McKesson Technologies Inc.; InTouch Technologies, Inc.; Medical Depot, Inc.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00336
Filing Date – 11/29/2016
Patent # – 6,959,293
Title – METHOD AND DEVICE FOR AUTOMATIC VISUAL PERCEPTION
Patent Owner –  IMAGE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00337
Filing Date – 11/29/2016
Patent # – 9,038,163
Title – SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CONNECTING NETWORK DEVICES OVER COMMUNICATION NETWORK
Patent Owner –  VIRNETX, INC.
Petitioner – APPLE INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00347
Filing Date – 11/29/2016
Patent # – 8,805,001
Title – IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
Patent Owner –  IMAGE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00354
Filing Date – 11/29/2016
Patent # – 6,511,760
Title – METHOD OF PASSIVATING A GAS VESSEL OR COMPONENT OF A GAS TRANSFER SYSTEM USING A SILICON OVERLAY COATING
Patent Owner –  SILCOTEK CORPORATION
Petitioner – Entech Instruments, Inc.
Tech Center – 1700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,866
Date – 11/29/2016
Patent # – 9,376,454
Inventor –  BURNS, Christopher J. et al.
Assignee –  VENATORX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Title – BETA-LACTAMASE INHIBITORS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.