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PTO Litigation Report – March 2, 2017

March 2nd, 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 11 AM on Thursday, March 2, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00939
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 9,172,987
Title – METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR UPDATING FUNCTIONALITY OF A SET-TOP BOX USING MARKUP LANGUAGE
Patent Owner –  ROVI GUIDES, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00941
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 9,172,987
Title – METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR UPDATING FUNCTIONALITY OF A SET-TOP BOX USING MARKUP LANGUAGE
Patent Owner –  ROVI GUIDES, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-00995
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 9,189,621
Title – MALICIOUS MOBILE CODE RUNTIME MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  FINJAN, INC.
Petitioner – BLUE COAT SYSTEMS LLC
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00996
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 9,141,786
Title – MALICIOUS MOBILE CODE RUNTIME MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  FINJAN, INC.
Petitioner – BLUE COAT SYSTEMS LLC
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00997
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 9,219,755
Title – MALICIOUS MOBILE CODE RUNTIME MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  FINJAN, INC.
Petitioner – BLUE COAT SYSTEMS LLC
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00998
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 7,412,486
Title – METHODS AND APPARATUS PROVIDING A WEB BASED MESSAGING SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC
Petitioner – Facebook, Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00999
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 8,277,174
Title – GAS TURBINE ENGINE COMPRESSOR ARRANGEMENT
Patent Owner –  UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
Petitioner – General Electric Company
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01000
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – RE45,550
Title – METHOD OF PROMOTING UNRESTRICTED FLOW OF IRRIGATION WATER THROUGH IRRIGATION NETWORKS
Patent Owner –  CH2O, INC.
Petitioner – MERAS ENGINEERING, INC.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01001
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 8,894,538
Title – GAS TURBINE ENGINE WITH GEARED ARCHITECTURE
Patent Owner –  UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
Petitioner – General Electric Company
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01002
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 7,412,486
Title – METHODS AND APPARATUS PROVIDING A WEB BASED MESSAGING SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC
Petitioner – Facebook, Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-01004
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 7,366,786
Title – INTERNET-ENABLED SERVICE MANAGEMENT AND AUTHORIZATION SYSTEM AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC
Petitioner – Facebook, Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-01005
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 8,135,860
Title – CONTENT INTERPOLATING WEB PROXY SERVER
Patent Owner –  SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC
Petitioner – Facebook, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01006
Filing Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 6,732,181
Title – INTERNET-ENABLED SERVICE MANAGEMENT AND AUTHORIZATION SYSTEM AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC
Petitioner – Facebook, Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,916
Date – 3/1/2017
Patent # – 6,271,884
Inventor –  CHUNG, Randall M.
Assignee –  IMPERIUM (IP) HOLDINGS
Title – IMAGE FLICKER REDUCTION WITH FLUORESCENT LIGHTING
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.