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PTO Litigation Report – January 5, 2018

January 5th, 2018

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 9 AM on Friday, January 5, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00326
Filing Date – 1/4/2018
Patent # – 7,458,825
Title – DOUBLE-SIDED USB-COMPATIBLE PLUG CONNECTOR ADAPTED FOR INSERTION IN EITHER ORIENTATION INTO A USB-COMPATIBLE RECEPTACLE
Patent Owner –  WALLETEX MICROELECTRONICS LTD.
Petitioner – G.B.T. Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00418
Filing Date – 1/4/2018
Patent # – 8,402,555
Title – PERSONALIZED DIGITAL MEDIA ACCESS SYSTEM (PDMAS)
Patent Owner –  WILLIAM GRECIA
Petitioner – ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00419
Filing Date – 1/4/2018
Patent # – 8,533,860
Title – PERSONALIZED DIGITAL MEDIA ACCESS SYSTEM – PDMAS PART II
Patent Owner –  WILLIAM GRECIA
Petitioner – ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00420
Filing Date – 1/4/2018
Patent # – 6,161,134
Title – METHOD, APPARATUS AND COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM FOR COMPANION INFORMATION AND NETWORK APPLIANCES
Patent Owner –  UNILOC LUXEMBOURG S.A.
Petitioner – APPLE INC.
Tech Center – 2700

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.