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PTO Litigation Report – May 17, 2017

May 17th, 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 9:30 AM on Wednesday, May 17, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01423
Filing Date – 5/16/2017
Patent # – 7,657,594
Title – DIRECTED MEDIA BASED ON USER PREFERENCES
Patent Owner –  BRIDGE AND POST, INC.
Petitioner – Unified Patents Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01441
Filing Date – 5/16/2017
Patent # – 9,312,075
Title – HIGH VOLTAGE TANTALUM ANODE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE
Patent Owner –  GREATBATCH LTD.
Petitioner – Composite Materials Technology, Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-01439
Filing Date – 5/17/2017
Patent # – 9,291,250
Title – CHAINRING
Patent Owner –  SRAM, LLC
Petitioner – FOX Factory, Inc.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01440
Filing Date – 5/17/2017
Patent # – 9,291,250
Title – CHAINRING
Patent Owner –  SRAM, LLC
Petitioner – FOX Factory, Inc.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01446
Filing Date – 5/17/2017
Patent # – 7,049,328
Title – USE FOR DEFERIPRONE
Patent Owner –  APOTEX TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Petitioner – Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Tech Center – 1600

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.