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PTO Litigation Report – October 2, 2017

October 2nd, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before 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 10 AM on Monday, October 2, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-01963
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 7,752,564
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FOCUSED NAVIGATION USING OPTION TYPE FILTERS
Patent Owner –  ARRIS ENTERPRISES LLC
Petitioner – SONY CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-02139
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 6,407,213
Title – METHOD FOR MAKING HUMANIZED ANTIBODIES
Patent Owner –  GENENTECH, INC.
Petitioner – SAMSUNG BIOEPIS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-02140
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 6,407,213
Title – METHOD FOR MAKING HUMANIZED ANTIBODIES
Patent Owner –  GENENTECH, INC.
Petitioner – SAMSUNG BIOEPIS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-02194
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 8,383,340
Title – METHOD FOR PURIFYING RNA ON A PREPARATIVE SCALE BY MEANS OF HPLC
Patent Owner –  CUREVAC AG
Petitioner – MODERNATX, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2017-02198
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 8,273,443
Title – STACK OF INTERFOLDED ABSORBENT SHEET PRODUCTS
Patent Owner –  SCA TISSUE NORTH AMERICA LLC
Petitioner – CASCADES CANADA ULC
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2017-02199
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 7,154,039
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SECURING AND/OR FOR ALIGNING A DEVICE
Patent Owner –  SENNCO SOLUTIONS INC.
Petitioner – MOBILE TECH, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2017-02200
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 9,303,809
Title – APPARATUS, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SECURING, ATTACHING AND/OR DETACHING A DEVICE TO A FIXTURE
Patent Owner –  SENNCO SOLUTIONS INC.
Petitioner – MOBILE TECH, INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2017-02201
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 6,684,060
Title – DIGITAL WIRELESS PREMISES AUDIO SYSTEM AND METHOD OF OPERATION THEREOF
Patent Owner –  AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES GENERAL IP (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.
Petitioner – DTS, INC. AND PHORUS, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-02202
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 8,239,852
Title – REMOTE UPDATE OF COMPUTERS BASED ON PHYSICAL DEVICE RECOGNITION
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – Apple Inc.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2017-02203
Filing Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 6,895,086
Title – 3-WAY CALL DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  DSI-ITI, LLC
Petitioner – SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2017-02099
Filing Date – 9/30/2017
Patent # – 8,236,738
Title – CONTROL OF PARTICULATE ENTRAINMENT BY FLUIDS
Patent Owner –  TRICAN WELL SERVICE LTD.
Petitioner – PREFERRED PROPPANTS, LLC; PREFERRED PIPELINE, LLC; PREFERRED RESIN SALES, LLC; PREFERRED RESIN OF GENOA, LLC; PREFERRED SANDS OF WISCONSIN, LLC
Tech Center – 3900

Trial Number – IPR2017-02100
Filing Date – 9/30/2017
Patent # – 8,236,738
Title – CONTROL OF PARTICULATE ENTRAINMENT BY FLUIDS
Patent Owner –  TRICAN WELL SERVICE LTD.
Petitioner – PREFERRED PROPPANTS, LLC; PREFERRED PIPELINE, LLC; PREFERRED RESIN SALES, LLC; PREFERRED RESIN OF GENOA, LLC; PREFERRED SANDS OF WISCONSIN, LLC
Tech Center – 3900

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,017
Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 9,040,052
Inventor –  CLUBE, Jasper Rupert
Assignee –  KYMAB LIMITED
Title – PRECISION MEDICINE BY TARGETING RARE HUMAN PCSK9 VARIANTS FOR CHOLESTEROL TREATMENT
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,018
Date – 9/29/2017
Patent # – 8,637,103
Inventor –  KWON, Hyuk-kon et al.
Assignee –  CORN PRODUCTS DEVELOPMENT, INC.
Title – PRODUCTION OF ISOMALTOOLIGOSACCHARIDES AND USES THEREFOR
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.