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PTO Litigation Report – October 3, 2017

October 3rd, 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 Tuesday, October 3, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2017-02169
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 7,826,604
Title – THREE-WAY CALL DETECTION USING STEGANOGRAPHY
Patent Owner –  GLOBAL TEL*LINK CORPORATION
Petitioner – SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00002
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 9,512,216
Title – USE OF TNFALPHA INHIBITOR
Patent Owner –  ABBVIE BIOTECHNOLOGY LTD
Petitioner – SANDOZ INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00005
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 8,474,090
Title – AUTONOMOUS FLOOR-CLEANING ROBOT
Patent Owner –  IROBOT CORPORATION
Petitioner – Shenzhen Zhiyi Technology Co., Ltd. d/b/a iLife
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00008
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 8,904,907
Title – ROLLER CLUTCH REVERSING MECHANISM
Patent Owner –  ROLLER CLUTCH TOOLS LLC
Petitioner – JS PRODUCTS, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00009
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 6,044,944
Title – REVERSIBLE, INFINITELY VARIABLE WEDGING ELEMENT, FORCE TRANSFER DEVICE
Patent Owner –  ROLLER CLUTCH TOOLS LLC
Petitioner – JS PRODUCTS, INC.
Tech Center – 3600

New CBM Review Petitions

Trial Number – CBM2017-00064
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 6,963,866
Title – METHOD OF OBTAINING AN ELECTRONICALLY STORED FINANCIAL DOCUMENT
Patent Owner –  MIRROR IMAGING LLC
Petitioner – FIDELITY INFORMATION SERVICES, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – CBM2017-00065
Filing Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 7,552,118
Title – METHOD OF OBTAINING AN ELECTRONICALLY-STORED FINANCIAL DOCUMENT
Patent Owner –  MIRROR IMAGING LLC
Petitioner – FIDELITY INFORMATION SERVICES, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,019
Date – 10/2/2017
Patent # – 6,543,586
Inventor –  WILLETTS, Jesse
Assignee –  EATON CORPORATION
Title – SCRAPER ASSEMBLY
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.