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PTO Litigation Report – July 27, 2017

July 27th, 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 Thursday, July 27, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01850
Filing Date – 7/25/2017
Patent # – 8,838,976
Title – WEB CONTENT ACCESS USING A CLIENT DEVICE IDENTIFIER
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – UNIFIED PATENTS INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01723
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 5,954,781
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR OPTIMIZING VEHICLE OPERATION
Patent Owner –  VELOCITY PATENT LLC
Petitioner – UNIFIED PATENTS INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01803
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 7,107,532
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FOCUSED NAVIGATION WITHIN A USER INTERFACE
Patent Owner –  ARRIS ENTERPRISES LLC
Petitioner – SONY CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-01841
Trial Number – IPR2017-01842
Trial Number – IPR2017-01843
Trial Number – IPR2017-01844
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 7,893,501
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE INCLUDING MISFET HAVING INTERNAL STRESS FILM
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-01847
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 6,370,198
Title – WIDE-BAND MULTI-FORMAT AUDIO/VIDEO PRODUCTION SYSTEM WITH FRAME-RATE CONVERSION
Patent Owner –  LIGHTSIDE TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Petitioner – VIZIO, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-01848
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 8,842,727
Title – WIDE-BAND MULTI-FORMAT AUDIO/VIDEO PRODUCTION SYSTEM WITH FRAME-RATE CONVERSION
Patent Owner –  LIGHTSIDE TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Petitioner – VIZIO, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2017-01861
Trial Number – IPR2017-01862
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 7,265,450
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR FABRICATING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY, LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-01864
Filing Date – 7/26/2017
Patent # – 6,788,602
Title – MEMORY DEVICE AND OPERATION THEREOF
Patent Owner –  MACRONIX INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD.
Petitioner – TOSHIBA CORPORATION; TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION; TOSHIBA AMERICA ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

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.