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PTO Litigation Report – December 1, 2017

December 1st, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM).  Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Friday, December 1, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00192
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 7,846,441
Title – TREATMENT WITH ANTI-ERBB2 ANTIBODIES
Patent Owner –  GENENTECH, INC.
Petitioner – SAMSUNG BIOEPIS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00247
Trial Number – IPR2018-00248
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 7,723,116
Title – APPARATUS, METHODS AND PROCESSES FOR SORTING PARTICLES AND FOR PROVIDING SEX-SORTED ANIMAL SPERM
Patent Owner –  XY, LLC
Petitioner – TRANS OVA GENETICS, LC
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00259
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 7,620,327
Title – FIBER OPTIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARD WITH ENERGY LEVEL MONITORING
Patent Owner –  OYSTER OPTICS, LLC
Petitioner – Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc.; Ciena Corporation; Coriant (USA) Inc.; Coriant North America, LLC; Coriant Operations, Inc.; Infinera Corporation; Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00261
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 8,967,844
Title – LOW PROFILE LIGHT AND ACCESSORY KIT FOR THE SAME
Patent Owner –  LIGHTING SCIENCE GROUP CORPORATION
Petitioner – JIAWEI TECHNOLOGY (HK) LTD.; JIAWEI TECHNOLOGY (USA) LTD.; SHENZHEN JIAWEI PV LIGHTING CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00262
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 8,672,518
Title – LOW PROFILE LIGHT AND ACCESSORY KIT FOR THE SAME
Patent Owner –  LIGHTING SCIENCE GROUP CORPORATION
Petitioner – JIAWEI TECHNOLOGY (HK) LTD.; JIAWEI TECHNOLOGY (USA) LTD.; SHENZHEN JIAWEI PV LIGHTING CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00263
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 8,201,968
Title – LOW PROFILE LIGHT
Patent Owner –  LIGHTING SCIENCE GROUP CORPORATION
Petitioner – JIAWEI TECHNOLOGY (HK) LTD.; JIAWEI TECHNOLOGY (USA) LTD.; SHENZHEN JIAWEI PV LIGHTING CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00264
Filing Date – 11/30/2017
Patent # – 9,410,971
Title – DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR EVALUATION OF HEMOSTASIS
Patent Owner –  HEMOSONICS LLC
Petitioner – INSTRUMENTATION LABORATORY COMPANY
Tech Center – 1700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

There have been no new reexam requests posted since the last report.