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PTO Litigation Report – February 17, 2017

February 17th, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM).  Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Friday, February 17, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00702
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,284,833
Title – SERIAL CONCATENATION OF INTERLEAVED CONVOLUTIONAL CODES FORMING TURBO-LIKE CODES
Patent Owner –  CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Petitioner – Apple Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00703
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,284,833
Title – SERIAL CONCATENATION OF INTERLEAVED CONVOLUTIONAL CODES FORMING TURBO-LIKE CODES
Patent Owner –  CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Petitioner – Apple Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00898
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 7,552,124
Title – NATURAL LANGUAGE FOR PROGRAMMING A SPECIALIZED COMPUTING SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  IXI IP, LLC
Petitioner – MICROSOFT CORPORATION; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO. LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.; ZTE (USA), INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00903
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – RE41,980
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR INTERCONNECT FORMED OVER AN INSULATION AND HAVING MOISTURE RESISTANT MATERIAL
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00911
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,745,149
Title – HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND ASSOCIATED METHOD PROVIDING TIME DATA IN A MESSAGING ENVIRONMENT
Patent Owner –  BLACKBERRY LIMITED
Petitioner – GOOGLE INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00912
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,745,149
Title – HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND ASSOCIATED METHOD PROVIDING TIME DATA IN A MESSAGING ENVIRONMENT
Patent Owner –  BLACKBERRY LIMITED
Petitioner – GOOGLE INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00913
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,402,384
Title – DYNAMIC BAR ORIENTED USER INTERFACE
Patent Owner –  BLACKBERRY LIMITED
Petitioner – GOOGLE INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00914
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,713,466
Title – DYNAMIC BAR ORIENTED USER INTERFACE
Patent Owner –  BLACKBERRY LIMITED
Petitioner – GOOGLE INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00915
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 9,181,687
Title – ADAPTATION OF FLUSH VALVE FOR DUAL FLUSH CAPABILITY
Patent Owner –  DANCO, INC.
Petitioner – Fluidmaster, Inc.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00919
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,538,324
Title – MULTI-LAYERED WIRING LAYER AND METHOD OF FABRICATING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00920
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,538,324
Title – MULTI-LAYERED WIRING LAYER AND METHOD OF FABRICATING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00921
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,197,696
Title – METHOD FOR FORMING INTERCONNECTION STRUCTURE
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00922
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,197,696
Title – METHOD FOR FORMING INTERCONNECTION STRUCTURE
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00923
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,197,696
Title – METHOD FOR FORMING INTERCONNECTION STRUCTURE
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00924
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,197,696
Title – METHOD FOR FORMING INTERCONNECTION STRUCTURE
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00928
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 5,370,389
Title – GOLF RANGE METHOD AND APPARATUS
Patent Owner –  AGARWAL, AMIT
Petitioner – TopGolf International, Inc.
Tech Center – 3300

Trial Number – IPR2017-00935
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 8,354,726
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR FABRICATING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00936
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 7,840,437
Title – SYSTEM FOR DATA MANAGEMENT AND ON-DEMAND RENTAL AND PURCHASE OF DIGITAL DATA PRODUCTS
Patent Owner –  CUSTOMEDIA TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Petitioner – DISH Network Corporation; DISH Network L.L.C.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00937
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 7,202,683
Title – CLEANING SYSTEM, DEVICE AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  INTERNATIONAL TEST SOLUTIONS, INC.
Petitioner – MIPOX CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00938
Filing Date – 2/16/2017
Patent # – 6,777,966
Title – CLEANING SYSTEM, DEVICE AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  INTERNATIONAL TEST SOLUTIONS, INC.
Petitioner – MIPOX CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

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