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PTO Litigation Report – December 27, 2017

December 27th, 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 11 AM on Wednesday, December 27, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00338
Filing Date – 12/20/2017
Patent # – 8,131,880
Title – INTELLIGENT NETWORK INTERFACE DEVICE AND SYSTEM FOR ACCELERATED COMMUNICATION
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – DELL INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00350
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 7,067,944
Title – MOTOR WITH ENCAPSULATED STATOR AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME
Patent Owner –  INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC
Petitioner – American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00359
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 8,458,769
Title – CLOUD BASED FIREWALL SYSTEM AND SERVICE
Patent Owner –  AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Petitioner – Limelight Networks, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00362
Trial Number – IPR2018-00363
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 9,606,907
Title – MEMORY MODULE WITH DISTRIBUTED DATA BUFFERS AND METHOD OF OPERATION
Patent Owner –  NETLIST, INC.
Petitioner – SK HYNIX INC.; SK HYNIX AMERICA INC.; SK HYNIX MEMORY SOLUTIONS INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00376
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 8,266,266
Title – SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING DYNAMIC NETWORK AUTHORIZATION, AUTHENTICATION AND ACCOUNTING
Patent Owner –  NOMADIX, INC.
Petitioner – GUEST-TEK INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT LTD.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00384
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 6,523,061
Title – SYSTEM, METHOD, AND ARTICLE OF MANUFACTURE FOR AGENT-BASED NAVIGATION IN A SPEECH-BASED DATA NAVIGATION SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  IPA TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Petitioner – GOOGLE LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00385
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 9,725,480
Title – MASSIVE PARALLEL METHOD FOR DECODING DNA AND RNA
Patent Owner –  THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Petitioner – ILLUMINA, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00386
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 9,490,411
Title – LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE, RESIN PACKAGE, RESIN-MOLDED BODY, AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE, RESIN PACKAGE AND RESIN-MOLDED BODY
Patent Owner –  NICHIA CORPORATION
Petitioner – VIZIO, Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00387
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 7,653,508
Title – HUMAN ACTIVITY MONITORING DEVICE
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – APPLE INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00388
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 9,079,464
Title – PORTABLE WORK HOLDING DEVICE AND ASSEMBLY
Patent Owner –  JPW INDUSTRIES INC.
Petitioner – Olympia Tools International, Inc.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00389
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 8,712,723
Title – HUMAN ACTIVITY MONITORING DEVICE
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – APPLE INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00391
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 7,647,633
Title – MALICIOUS MOBILE CODE RUNTIME MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  FINJAN, INC.
Petitioner – Cisco Systems, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00393
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 9,636,402
Title – FLEXIBLE AND/OR ELASTIC BRACHYTHERAPY SEED OR STRAND
Patent Owner –  MICROSPHERIX LLC
Petitioner – MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP.; MERCK SHARP & DOHME B.V.; ORGANON USA, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00394
Trial Number – IPR2018-00395
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 6,622,018
Title – PORTABLE DEVICE CONTROL CONSOLE WITH WIRELESS CONNECTION
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – APPLE INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00396
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 8,785,758
Title – ELECTRONIC HI-HAT CYMBAL CONTROLLER
Patent Owner –  INMUSIC BRANDS, INC.
Petitioner – ROLAND CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00390
Filing Date – 12/26/2017
Patent # – 8,889,159
Title – COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR TREATING HEPATITIS C VIRUS
Patent Owner –  GILEAD PHARMASSET LLC
Petitioner – INITIATIVE FOR MEDICINES, ACCESS & KNOWLEDGE (I-MAK), INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00397
Filing Date – 12/26/2017
Patent # – 9,306,886
Title – ELECTRONIC MESSAGE RECIPIENT HANDLING SYSTEM AND METHOD WITH SEPARATED DISPLAY OF MESSAGE CONTENT AND HEADER INFORMATION
Patent Owner –  VAPORSTREAM INC.
Petitioner – SNAP INC.
Tech Center – 2400

New CBM Review Petitions

Trial Number – CBM2018-00010
Filing Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 7,899,751
Title – PARSING AN IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH A JURISDICTIONAL FORMAT
Patent Owner –  INTELLICHECK MOBILISA, INC.
Petitioner – Honeywell International, Inc.
Tech Center – 3700

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,058
Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 7,472,600
Inventor –  WOLFER, Peter et al.
Assignee –  ROBERT BOSCH GMBH
Title – PRESSURE SENSOR
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,059
Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 6,695,527
Inventor –  ROGERS, Donald S. et al.
Assignee –  NEWPARK MATS & INTEGRATED SERVICES LLC
Title – INTERLOCKING MAT SYSTEM FOR CONSTRUCTION OF LOAD SUPPORTING SURFACES
Co-pending Litigation – Newpark Mats & Integrated Services LLC v. Checkers Industrial Products, LLC, PAWD-1-17-cv-00142; Load Supporting Systems, Including Composite Mat Systems, ITC-337-3281