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PTO Litigation Report – March 8, 2017

March 8th, 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 11 AM on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-00888
Filing Date – 3/7/2017
Patent # – 7,320,025
Title – SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING A BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT SERVICE AND AN ON-DEMAND ENTERTAINMENT SERVICE
Patent Owner –  MUSIC CHOICE
Petitioner – Stingray Digital Group Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00944
Filing Date – 3/7/2017
Patent # – 7,895,218
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PERFORMING SEARCHES FOR TELEVISION CONTENT USING REDUCED TEXT INPUT
Patent Owner –  VEVEO, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-00945
Filing Date – 3/7/2017
Patent # – 7,895,218
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PERFORMING SEARCHES FOR TELEVISION CONTENT USING REDUCED TEXT INPUT
Patent Owner –  VEVEO, INC.
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-01043
Filing Date – 3/7/2017
Patent # – 6,473,441
Title – MULTI-CHANNEL VIDEO PUMP
Patent Owner –  D&M HOLDINGS US INC.
Petitioner – SONOS, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01044
Filing Date – 3/7/2017
Patent # – 7,987,294
Title – UNIFICATION OF MULTIMEDIA DEVICES
Patent Owner –  D&M HOLDINGS US INC.
Petitioner – SONOS, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01045
Filing Date – 3/7/2017
Patent # – 7,987,294
Title – UNIFICATION OF MULTIMEDIA DEVICES
Patent Owner –  D&M HOLDINGS US INC.
Petitioner – SONOS, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

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.