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PTO Litigation Report – March 30, 2017

March 30th, 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 9 AM on Thursday, March 30, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01143
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 8,046,801
Title – INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE WITH REMOTE ACCESS
Patent Owner –  ROVI GUIDES, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01177
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 9,521,250
Title – TELECOMMUNICATION CALL MANAGEMENT AND MONITORING SYSTEM WITH VOICEPRINT VERIFICATION
Patent Owner –  GLOBAL TEL*LINK CORPORATION
Petitioner – SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01185
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 8,676,955
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MANAGING NETWORK TRAFFIC
Patent Owner –  F5 NETWORKS, INC.
Petitioner – RADWARE, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01187
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 8,676,955
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MANAGING NETWORK TRAFFIC
Patent Owner –  F5 NETWORKS, INC.
Petitioner – RADWARE, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01188
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 8,650,591
Title – VIDEO ENABLED DIGITAL DEVICES FOR EMBEDDING USER DATA IN INTERACTIVE APPLICATIONS
Patent Owner –  PRISUA ENGINEERING CORP.
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01190
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 6,717,518
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTION OF DROWSINESS
Patent Owner –  IMAGE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01194
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 8,895,024
Title – MULTIVALENT PNEUMOCOCCAL POLYSACCHARIDE-PROTEIN CONJUGATE COMPOSITION
Patent Owner –  WYETH LLC
Petitioner – MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01197
Filing Date – 3/29/2017
Patent # – 7,251,768
Title – WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM HAVING ERROR-CONTROL CODER AND LINEAR PRECODER
Patent Owner –  REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
Petitioner – ERICSSON INC.; TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON
Tech Center – 2100

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.