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PTO Litigation Report – February 8, 2017

February 8th, 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 Wednesday, February 8, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00851
Filing Date – 2/7/2017
Patent # – 8,440,369
Title – NANOWIRE-BASED MEMBRANE ELECTRODE ASSEMBLIES FOR FUEL CELLS
Patent Owner –  ONED MATERIAL LLC
Petitioner – NEXEON LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-00859
Filing Date – 2/7/2017
Patent # – 9,047,586
Title – SYSTEMS FOR TAGGED BAR CODE DATA INTERCHANGE
Patent Owner –  INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC
Petitioner – FedEx Corp.
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 # – 90/013,902
Date – 2/7/2017
Patent # – 8,350,077
Inventor –  BUROV, Sergej Vladimirovch et al.
Assignee –  THERMOLIFE INTERNATIONAL LLC
Title – AMIDES OF CREATNE, METHOD OF THEIR PREPARATION, AND REMEDY POSSESSING A NEUROPROTECTIVE ACTIVITY
Co-pending Litigation – Werteks Closed Joint Stock Company d/b/a Werteks Pharmaceutical Company et al v. Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. et al., FLSD-0-16-cv-60691; Werteks Closed Joint Stock Company et al v. Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. et al., FLSD-0-16-cv-60693; Werteks Closed Joint Stock Company d/b/a Werteks Pharmaceutical Company et al v. Vitacost.com, Inc. et al., FLSD-0-16-cv-60695