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PTO Litigation Report – December 28, 2017

December 28th, 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 Thursday, December 28, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00314
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 6,821,540
Title – PROCESS FOR TREATING VEGETABLES AND FRUIT BEFORE COOKING
Patent Owner –  MCCAIN FOODS LIMITED
Petitioner – J. R. SIMPLOT COMPANY
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00364
Trial Number – IPR2018-00365
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
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 – IPR2018-00371
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 7,237,036
Title – FAST-PATH APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING DATA CORRESPONDING A TCP CONNECTION
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – DELL INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00372
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 7,337,241
Title – FAST-PATH APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING DATA CORRESPONDING TO A TCP CONNECTION
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – DELL INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00374
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 9,055,104
Title – FREEING TRANSMIT MEMORY ON A NETWORK INTERFACE DEVICE PRIOR TO RECEIVING AN ACKNOWLEDGMENT THAT TRANSMIT DATA HAS BEEN RECEIVED BY A REMOTE DEVICE
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – DELL INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00375
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 7,673,072
Title – FAST-PATH APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING DATA CORRESPONDING TO A TCP CONNECTION
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – DELL INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00400
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 7,124,205
Title – NETWORK INTERFACE DEVICE THAT FAST-PATH PROCESSES SOLICITED SESSION LAYER READ COMMANDS
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – CAVIUM, INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00401
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 7,945,699
Title – OBTAINING A DESTINATION ADDRESS SO THAT A NETWORK INTERFACE DEVICE CAN WRITE NETWORK DATA WITHOUT HEADERS DIRECTLY INTO HOST MEMORY
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – CAVIUM, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00403
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 8,805,948
Title – INTELLIGENT NETWORK INTERFACE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROTOCOL PROCESSING
Patent Owner –  ALACRITECH, INC.
Petitioner – CAVIUM, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00404
Filing Date – 12/27/2017
Patent # – 8,935,351
Title – ELECTRONIC MESSAGE CONTENT AND HEADER RESTRICTIVE RECIPIENT HANDLING SYSTEM AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  VAPORSTREAM INC.
Petitioner – SNAP INC.
Tech Center – 2400

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,060
Date – 12/22/2017
Patent # – 6,511,257
Inventor –  SEAUX, Ores Paul 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