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PTO Litigation Report – February 1, 2018

February 1st, 2018

Listed below are all new filings before PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR), covered business methods review (CBM), and post grant review (PGR).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Thursday, February 1, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

There have been no new IPR petitions since the last report.

New CBM Review Petitions

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

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2018-00023
Trial Number – PGR2018-00024
Filing Date – 1/31/2018
Patent # – 9,668,954
Title – KERATIN TREATMENT FORMULATIONS AND METHODS
Patent Owner –  LIQWD, INC.
Petitioner – L’Oreal USA, Inc.
Tech Center – 1600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,080
Date – 1/31/2018
Patent # – 7,240,816
Inventor –  TSAI, David
Assignee –  TSAI, David
Title – VEHICLE-CARRIED RACK FOR BICYCLES
Co-pending Litigation – King Sheng Co., Ltd. d/b/a Seiki et al v. Hollywood Engineering, Inc. d/b/a Hollywood Racks, INSD-1-16-cv-03256; King Shen Co., Ltd. et al v. King Roof Industrial Co., Ltd., CACD-2-17-cv-03845