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PTO Litigation Report – November 7, 2017

November 7th, 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 9:30 AM on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00156
Filing Date – 11/6/2017
Patent # – 9,187,559
Title – MULTIPLE-VARIABLE DOSE REGIMEN FOR TREATING IDIOPATHIC INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
Patent Owner –  ABBVIE BIOTECHNOLOGY LTD
Petitioner – SANDOZ INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00157
Filing Date – 11/6/2017
Patent # – 7,682,243
Title – METHOD FOR PROVIDING ONLINE GAME WHICH CHANGES PILOT DATA AND UNIT DATA IN GEAR AND SYSTEM THEREOF
Patent Owner –  GAME AND TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Petitioner – ACTIVISION BLIZZARD, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00154
Filing Date – 11/7/2017
Patent # – 7,809,233
Title – TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABINET WITH CONNECTOR STORAGE
Patent Owner –  COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Petitioner – CLEARFIELD, 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

Control # – 90/014,044
Date – 11/6/2017
Patent # – 9,752,761
Inventor –  LENTINE, Lou
Assignee –  TELEBRANDS CORP.
Title – LANDSCAPE LIGHT
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,045
Date – 11/6/2017
Patent # – 8,822,148
Inventor –  ISMAGILOV, Rustem F. et al.
Assignee –  THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
Title – METHOD OF PERFORMING PCR REACTION IN CONTINUOUSLY FLOWING MICROFLUIDIC PLUGS
Co-pending Litigation – RainDance Technologies, Inc. et al v. 10X Genomics, Inc., DED-1-15-cv-00152