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PTO Litigation Report – February 23, 2017

February 23rd, 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 9 AM on Thursday, February 23, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00932
Filing Date – 2/22/2017
Patent # – 8,122,034
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INCREMENTAL SEARCH WITH REDUCED TEXT ENTRY WHERE THE RELEVANCE OF RESULTS IS A DYNAMICALLY COMPUTED FUNCTION OF USER INPUT SEARCH STRING CHARACTER COUNT
Patent Owner –  VEVEO, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00933
Filing Date – 2/22/2017
Patent # – 8,122,034
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INCREMENTAL SEARCH WITH REDUCED TEXT ENTRY WHERE THE RELEVANCE OF RESULTS IS A DYNAMICALLY COMPUTED FUNCTION OF USER INPUT SEARCH STRING CHARACTER COUNT
Patent Owner –  VEVEO, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00963
Filing Date – 2/22/2017
Patent # – 6,744,387
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SYMBOL BINARIZATION
Patent Owner –  AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES GENERAL IP (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.
Petitioner – Amazon.com, Inc.; Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-00964
Filing Date – 2/22/2017
Patent # – 6,982,663
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SYMBOL BINARIZATION
Patent Owner –  AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES GENERAL IP (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.
Petitioner – Amazon.com, Inc.; Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,911
Date – 2/22/2017
Patent # – 6,722,880
Inventor –  CHISHTI, Muhammad et al.
Assignee –  ALIGN TECHNOLGOGY, INC.
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INCREMENTALLY MOVING TEETH
Co-pending Litigation – Align Technology, Inc v. ClearCorrect, Inc. et al., 4-11-cv-00695 (TXSD Houston)

Control # – 90/013,912
Date – 2/22/2017
Patent # – 6,722,880
Inventor –  CHISHTI, Muhammad et al.
Assignee –  ALIGN TECHNOLGOGY, INC.
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INCREMENTALLY MOVING TEETH
Co-pending Litigation – Align Technology, Inc v. ClearCorrect, Inc. et al., 4-11-cv-00695 (TXSD Houston)