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PTO Litigation Report – February 26, 2018

February 26th, 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 10 AM on Monday, February 26, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00548
Filing Date – 2/23/2018
Patent # – 8,549,310
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SECURE MEASUREMENT CERTIFICATION
Patent Owner –  CERTIFIED MEASUREMENT, LLC
Petitioner – Unified Patents Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00643
Trial Number – IPR2018-00647
Filing Date – 2/23/2018
Patent # – 8,675,719
Title – MULTI-DOMAIN TEST AND MEASUREMENT INSTRUMENT
Patent Owner –  TEKTRONIX, INC.
Petitioner – Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co., KG
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00685
Filing Date – 2/23/2018
Patent # – 8,741,929
Title – METHODS USING 3-(4-AMINO-1-OXO-1,3-DIHYDRO-ISOINDOL-2-YL)-PIPERIDINE-2,6-DIONE FOR TREATMENT OF MANTLE CELL LYMPHOMAS
Patent Owner –  CELGENE CORPORATION
Petitioner – APOTEX INC.; APOTEX CORP.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00690
Filing Date – 2/23/2018
Patent # – 6,314,289
Title – APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING INFORMATION AND APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR RECEIVING INFORMATION
Patent Owner –  FRAUNHOFER-GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FORDERUNG DER ANGEWANDTEN FORSCHUNG E.V.
Petitioner – SIRIUS XM RADIO INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00691
Trial Number – IPR2018-00692
Filing Date – 2/23/2018
Patent # – 9,089,844
Title – SYSTEM FOR FORMING EMULSIONS
Patent Owner –  BIO-RAD LABORATORIES, INC.
Petitioner – 10X GENOMICS, INC.
Tech Center – 1700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,096
Date – 2/22/2018
Patent # – 6,909,356
Inventor –  BROWN, Suzy et al.
Assignee –  INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ASSOCIATING THE MOVEMENT OF GOODS WITH THE IDENTITY OF AN INDIVIDUAL MOVING THE GOODS
Co-pending Litigation – Intellectual Ventures II LLC v. FedEx Corporation et al., TXED-2-16-cv-00980

Control # – 90/014,097
Date – 2/22/2018
Patent # – 7,199,715
Inventor –  FIELDS, Carla K. et al.
Assignee –  INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TRACKING ID TAGS USING A DATA STRUCTURE OF TAG READS
Co-pending Litigation – Intellectual Ventures II LLC v. FedEx Corporation et al., TXED-2-16-cv-00980