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PTO Litigation Report – November 1, 2017

November 1st, 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 9 AM on Wednesday, November 1, 2017

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00138
Trial Number – IPR2018-00140
Filing Date – 10/31/2017
Patent # – 8,564,661
Title – VIDEO ANALYTIC RULE DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  AVIGILON FORTRESS CORPORATION
Petitioner – Axis Communications AB; Canon Inc.; Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00139
Filing Date – 10/31/2017
Patent # – 8,146,798
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING WASTE REMOVAL AND ADMINISTRATION
Patent Owner –  ADVANCED CUSTOM ENGINEERED SYSTEMS & EQUIPMENT CO.
Petitioner – The Heil Co.
Tech Center – 2800

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,041
Date – 10/31/2017
Patent # – 7,564,702
Inventor –  SCHLECHT, Martin F.
Assignee –  SYNQOR, INC.
Title – HIGH EFFICIENCY POWER CONVERTER
Co-pending Litigation – SynQor, Inc. v. Vicor Corporation, TXED-2-14-cv-00287