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PTO Litigation Report – July 12, 2017

July 12th, 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, July 12, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01669
Filing Date – 7/11/2017
Patent # – 6,824,110
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATICALLY ACTIVATING A WARNING DEVICE ON A TRAIN
Patent Owner –  SIEMENS INDUSTRY, INC.
Petitioner – WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01699
Filing Date – 7/11/2017
Patent # – 8,032,919
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING DIGITAL BROADCASTS
Patent Owner –  SONY CORPORATION
Petitioner – ARRIS International plc; ARRIS Group, Inc.; ARRIS Technology, Inc.; ARRIS Enterprises, LLC; ARRIS Solutions, Inc.; ARRIS Global Ltd.; ARRIS U.S. Holdings, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01755
Filing Date – 7/11/2017
Patent # – 7,392,541
Title – COMPUTER SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE AND METHOD PROVIDING OPERATING-SYSTEM INDEPENDENT VIRUS-, HACKER-, AND CYBER-TERROR-IMMUNE PROCESSING ENVIRONMENTS
Patent Owner –  VIR2US INC.
Petitioner – Cisco Systems, Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-01763
Filing Date – 7/11/2017
Patent # – 7,735,116
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR UNIFIED THREAT MANAGEMENT WITH A RELATIONAL RULES METHODOLOGY
Patent Owner –  SYMANTEC CORPORATION
Petitioner – ZSCALER, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Request

There have been no new reexam requests posted since the last report.