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PTO Litigation Report – February 21, 2017

February 21st, 2017

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 Tuesday, February 21, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00900
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 8,329,680
Title – FORMULATION
Patent Owner –  ASTRANZENENCA AB
Petitioner – INNOPHARMA LICENSING, LLC
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00904
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 6,774,122
Title – FORMULATION
Patent Owner –  ASTRANZENENCA AB
Petitioner – INNOPHARMA LICENSING, LLC
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00905
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 8,466,139
Title – FORMULATION
Patent Owner –  ASTRANZENENCA AB
Petitioner – INNOPHARMA LICENSING, LLC
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00925
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 7,126,174
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00926
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 7,126,174
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – GlobalFoundries U.S. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00929
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 7,929,722
Title – HEARING ASSISTANCE USING AN EXTERNAL COPROCESSOR
Patent Owner –  III HOLDINGS 7, LLC
Petitioner – K/S HIMPP
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00931
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – RE41,980
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR INTERCONNECT FORMED OVER AN INSULATION AND HAVING MOISTURE RESISTANT MATERIAL
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00946
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 7,268,703
Title – METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND DEVICES FOR CARTOGRAPHIC ALERTS
Patent Owner –  GARMIN LTD.
Petitioner – FLIR Systems, Inc.; FLIR Maritime US, Inc. (f/k/a Raymarine, Inc.)
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00948
Filing Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 8,566,960
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ADJUSTABLE LICENSING OF DIGITAL PRODUCTS
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – AMAZON.COM, INC.; AMAZON DIGITAL SERVICES, INC.; AMAZON FULFILLMENT SERVICES, INC.; HULU, LLC; NETFLIX, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,908
Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 8,665,073
Inventor –  SCHUESSLER, Frederick et al.
Assignee –  SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Title – TRUNCATION, COMPRESSION, AND ENCRYPTION OF RFID TAG COMMUNICATIONS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/013,909
Date – 2/17/2017
Patent # – 8,188,839
Inventor –  SCHUESSLER, Frederick et al.
Assignee –  SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Title – TRUNCATION, COMPRESSION, AND ENCRYPTION OF RFID TAG COMMUNICATIONS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.