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PTO Litigation Report – July 14, 2017

July 14th, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 9 AM on Friday, July 14, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01692
Filing Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 6,138,147
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IMPLEMENTING SEAMLESS PLAYBACK OF CONTINUOUS MEDIA FEEDS
Patent Owner –  ARRIS SOLUTIONS, INC.; ALCATEL LUCENT
Petitioner – Sony Corporation
Tech Center – 2700

Trial Number – IPR2017-01721
Filing Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 5,991,399
Title – METHOD FOR SECURELY DISTRIBUTING A CONDITONAL USE PRIVATE KEY TO A TRUSTED ENTITY ON A REMOTE SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  PLANO ENCRYPTION TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Petitioner – STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01767
Filing Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 9,254,278
Title – METHODS OF THERAPEUTIC MONITORING OF NITROGEN SCAVENGING DRUGS
Patent Owner –  HORIZON THERAPEUTICS, LLC
Petitioner – PAR PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01768
Filing Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 9,095,559
Title – METHODS OF THERAPEUTIC MONITORING OF NITROGEN SCAVENGING DRUGS
Patent Owner –  HORIZON THERAPEUTICS, LLC
Petitioner – PAR PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01769
Filing Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 9,326,966
Title – METHODS OF THERAPEUTIC MONITORING OF NITROGEN SCAVENGING DRUGS
Patent Owner –  HORIZON THERAPEUTICS, LLC
Petitioner – PAR PHARMACEUTICAL, 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

Control # – 90/013,983
Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 6,853,798
Inventor –  WEISS, Jonathan D.
Assignee – U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
Title – DOWNHOLE GEOTHERMAL WELL SENSORS COMPRISING A HYDROGEN-RESISTANT OPTICAL FIBER
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/013,984
Date – 7/13/2017
Patent # – 9,546,775
Inventor –  KHUBANI, Ajit et al.
Assignee – TELEBRANDS CORP.
Title – DECORATIVE LIGHTING APPARATUS HAVING TWO LASER LIGHT SOURCES
Co-pending Litigation – Telebrands Corp. v. Tekno Products Inc. et al., NYSD-1-16-cv-09015, and five additional litigations.