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PTO Litigation Report – October 18, 2017

October 18th, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before PTAB of petitions 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 11 AM on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00087
Filing Date – 10/17/2017
Patent # – 6,388,330
Title – LOW DIELECTRIC CONSTANT ETCH STOP LAYERS IN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT INTERCONNECTS
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – TOSHIBA CORPORATION; TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

New CBM Review Petitions

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

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2018-00004
Filing Date – 10/17/2017
Patent # – 9,659,472
Title – PROGRAMMABLE SECURITY SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROTECTING MERCHANDISE
Patent Owner –  INVUE SECURITY PRODUCTS INC.
Petitioner – MOBILE TECH, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,037
Date – 10/17/2017
Patent # – 9,260,323
Inventor –  BOODAGHIANS, Razmik B. et al.
Assignee –  MAG AEROSPACE INDUSTRIES LLC
Title – POINT OF USE WATER TREATMENT DEVICE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.