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PTO Litigation Report – March 7, 2017

March 7th, 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 Tuesday, March 7, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00950
Filing Date – 3/6/2017
Patent # – 8,006,263
Title – INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE WITH REMOTE ACCESS
Patent Owner –  ROVI GUIDES, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-00951
Filing Date – 3/6/2017
Patent # – 8,006,263
Title – INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE WITH REMOTE ACCESS
Patent Owner –  ROVI GUIDES, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01017
Filing Date – 3/6/2017
Patent # – 6,151,493
Title – A DEVICE FOR PROHIBITING UNAUTHORIZED USE OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES
Patent Owner –  RYUJIN FUJINOMAKI
Petitioner – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.; Huawei Device USA Inc.
Tech Center – 2700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01036
Filing Date – 3/6/2017
Patent # – 6,700,602
Title – SUBWAY TV MEDIA SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  SCOTT BLAIR
Petitioner – KAWASAKI RAIL CAR, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01038
Filing Date – 3/6/2017
Patent # – 9,189,437
Title – ANALOG DATA GENERATING AND PROCESSING DEVICE HAVING A MULTI-USE AUTOMATIC PROCESSOR
Patent Owner –  PAPST LICENSING GMBH & CO. KG
Petitioner – LG Electronics, 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

There have been no new reexam requests posted since the last report.