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PTO Litigation Report – January 31, 2018

January 31st, 2018

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, January 31, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00546
Filing Date – 1/30/2018
Patent # – 6,166,736
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SIMULTANEOUSLY RESIZING AND RELOCATING WINDOWS WITHIN A GRAPHICAL DISPLAY
Patent Owner –  THEBRAIN TECHNOLOGIES LP
Petitioner – AnyLogic North America, LLC
Tech Center – 2700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00549
Filing Date – 1/30/2018
Patent # – 9,667,751
Title – DATA FEED ACCELERATION
Patent Owner –  REALTIME DATA LLC
Petitioner – PURE STORAGE, 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 # – 90/014,076
Date – 1/30/2018
Patent # – 6,264,866
Inventor –  YAMADA, Hirofumi et al.
Assignee –  KANEKA CORPORATION
Title – METHOD FOR PRODUCING POLYIMIDE FILM
Co-pending Litigation – SKC Kolon PI, Inc. v. Kaneka Corporation, CACD-2-16-cv-05948

Control # – 90/014,077
Date – 1/30/2018
Patent # – 9,780,253
Inventor –  MORAD, Ratson et al.
Assignee –  SUNPOWER CORPORATION
Title – SHINGLED SOLAR CELL MODULE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,078
Date – 1/30/2018
Patent # – D555,222
Inventor –  ADAMS, Craig
Assignee –  YJ USA CORP.
Title – STRUCTURAL MEMBER FOR A SAFETY ENCLOSURE FOR A RECREATIONAL STRUCTURE
Co-pending Litigation – Skywalker Holdings, LLC v. YJ IP, UTD-1-16-cv-00064

Control # – 90/014,079
Date – 1/30/2018
Patent # – 6,883,927
Inventor –  CUNNINGHAM, Vern et al.
Assignee –  BLACKBIRD TECH LLC
Title – FRAME ASSEMBLY AND LIGHT FOR AN ELECTRICAL WALL CONDUIT
Co-pending Litigation – Blackbird Tech LLC d/b/a Blackbird Technologies v. Ontel Products Corporation, NJD-2-17-cv-06377