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PTO Litigation Report – May 11, 2017

May 11th, 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, May 11, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01400
Filing Date – 5/10/2017
Patent # – 9,645,580
Title – RADIO-CONTROLLED FLYING CRAFT
Patent Owner –  QFO LABS, INC.
Petitioner – PARROT S.A.; PARROT DRONES S.A.S.; PARROT INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01411
Filing Date – 5/10/2017
Patent # – 9,531,657
Title – CONTACT LIST WITH CONVERSATION POINT REMINDER
Patent Owner –  MIRA ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS, INC
Petitioner – MICROSOFT CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01420
Filing Date – 5/10/2017
Patent # – 9,063,850
Title – EXTENDED UTILIZATION AREA FOR A MEMORY DEVICE
Patent Owner –  MEMORY TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Petitioner – SanDisk LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-01421
Filing Date – 5/10/2017
Patent # – 8,895,870
Title – PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  NITTO DENKO CORPORATION
Petitioner – Hutchinson Technology Incorporated; Hutchinson Technology Operations (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-01422
Filing Date – 5/10/2017
Patent # – 6,841,737
Title – WIRED CIRCUIT BOARD
Patent Owner –  NITTO DENKO CORPORATION
Petitioner – Hutchinson Technology Incorporated; Hutchinson Technology Operations (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Tech Center – 2800

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.