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PTO Litigation Report – May 9, 2017

May 9th, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before PTAB of requests for inter partes review (IPR), covered business methods review (CBM), and post grant review (PGR).  Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Tuesday, May 9, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01370
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 6,873,940
Title – MEASURING METHOD AND MEASURING SERVICE SYSTEM USING COMMUNICATION MEANS
Patent Owner –  KAMATANI CLOUD, LLC; GENERAL PATENT CORPORATION
Petitioner – UNIFIED PATENTS INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-01374
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 6,407,213
Title – METHOD FOR MAKING HUMANIZED ANTIBODIES
Patent Owner –  GENENTECH, INC.
Petitioner – CELLTRION, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01382
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 8,542,815
Title – PRODUCING ROUTING MESSAGES FOR VOICE OVER IP COMMUNICATIONS
Patent Owner –  VOIP-PAL.COM, INC.
Petitioner – AT&T Services, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01383
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 9,179,005
Title – PRODUCING ROUTING MESSAGES FOR VOICE OVER IP COMMUNICATIONS
Patent Owner –  VOIP-PAL.COM, INC.
Petitioner – AT&T Services, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01384
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 9,179,005
Title – PRODUCING ROUTING MESSAGES FOR VOICE OVER IP COMMUNICATIONS
Patent Owner –  VOIP-PAL.COM, INC.
Petitioner – AT&T Services, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01389
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 6,896,959
Title – MAGNETIC RECORDING MEDIUM HAVING NARROW PULSE WIDTH CHARACTERISTICS
Patent Owner –  SONY CORPORATION
Petitioner – Fujifilm Corporation
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01390
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 7,115,331
Title – MAGNETIC RECORDING MEDIUM HAVING NARROW PULSE WIDTH CHARACTERISTICS
Patent Owner –  SONY CORPORATION
Petitioner – Fujifilm Corporation
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01373
Filing Date – 5/9/2017
Patent # – 6,407,213
Title – METHOD FOR MAKING HUMANIZED ANTIBODIES
Patent Owner –  GENENTECH, INC.
Petitioner – CELLTRION, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

New CBM Review Petitions

There have been no new petitions for CBM review since the last report.

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2017-00022
Filing Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – 9,408,862
Title – THERAPEUTIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING IMIDAZOLE AND IMIDAZOLIUM COMPOUNDS
Patent Owner –  ANTECIP BIOVENTURES II LLC
Petitioner – GRÜNENTHAL GMBH
Tech Center – 1600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,952
Date – 5/8/2017
Patent # – D746,078
Inventor –  ZAHNER, David
Assignee – ZAHNER DESIGN GROUP, LTD.
Title – SHOWER CURTAIN
Co-pending Litigation – Focus Products Group International, LLC et al v. Kartri Sales Company, Inc., NYSD-1-15-cv-10154