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PTO Litigation Report – July 11, 2017

July 11th, 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).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 9:30 AM on Tuesday, July 11, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01746
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – 6,017,221
Title – PROCESS DEPENDING ON PLASMA DISCHARGES SUSTAINED BY INDUCTIVE COUPLING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01747
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – 5,711,849
Title – PROCESS OPTIMIZATION IN GAS PHASE DRY ETCHING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01748
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – 5,711,849
Title – PROCESS OPTIMIZATION IN GAS PHASE DRY ETCHING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01749
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – RE40,264
Title – MULTI-TEMPERATURE PROCESSING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01750
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – RE40,264
Title – MULTI-TEMPERATURE PROCESSING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01757
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – 6,943,166
Title – COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING PHOSPHODIESTERASE INHABITORS FOR THE TREATMENT OF SEXUAL DISFUNCTION
Patent Owner –  ICOS CORPORATION
Petitioner – DR. REDDY’S LABORATORIES, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01751
Filing Date – 7/11/2017
Patent # – RE40,264
Title – MULTI-TEMPERATURE PROCESSING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01752
Filing Date – 7/11/2017
Patent # – RE40,264
Title – MULTI-TEMPERATURE PROCESSING
Patent Owner –  DANIEL L. FLAMM
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 1700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2017-00039
Filing Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – 9,463,183
Title – LISINOPRIL FORMULATIONS
Patent Owner –  SILVERGATE PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Petitioner – KVK-TECH, INC.; FLAT LINE CAPITAL, LLC
Tech Center – 1600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/013,979
Date – 7/10/2017
Patent # – 8,951,323
Inventor –  KUMAR, Amit
Assignee –  UNIFRAX I LLC
Title – MULTIPLE LAYER MAT AND EXHAUST GAS TREATMENT DEVICE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.