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PTO Litigation Report – February 8, 2018

February 8th, 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 11 AM on Thursday, February 8, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00542
Trial Number – IPR2018-00543
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 6,219,730
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PRODUCING A COMBINED DATA STREAM AND RECOVERING THEREFROM THE RESPECTIVE USER INPUT STREAM AND AT LEAST ONE ADDITIONAL INPUT SIGNAL
Patent Owner –  GENUINE ENABLING TECHNOLOGY LLC
Petitioner – NINTENDO CO., LTD.; NINTENDO OF AMERICA INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00582
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 6,502,133
Title – REAL-TIME EVENT PROCESSING SYSTEM WITH ANALYSIS ENGINE USING RECOVERY INFORMATION
Patent Owner –  SOUND VIEW INNOVATIONS, LLC
Petitioner – Hulu, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-00588
Trial Number – IPR2018-00590
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 8,059,105
Title – HAPTIC FEEDBACK FOR TOUCHPADS AND OTHER TOUCH CONTROLS
Patent Owner –  IMMERSION CORPORATION
Petitioner – Fitbit, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00591
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 8,351,299
Title – APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CONDITION-BASED VIBROTACTILE FEEDBACK
Patent Owner –  IMMERSION CORPORATION
Petitioner – Fitbit, Inc.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00592
Trial Number – IPR2018-00593
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 8,638,301
Title – SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TRANSMITTING HAPTIC MESSAGES
Patent Owner –  IMMERSION CORPORATION
Petitioner – Fitbit, Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00594
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 8,111,629
Title – MEDIA SESSION IDENTIFICATION METHOD FOR IP NETWORKS
Patent Owner –  SELECTIVE SIGNALS, LLC
Petitioner – Palo Alto Networks, Inc.; Fortinet, Inc.; WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00595
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 7,688,940
Title – MAMMOGRAPHY SYSTEM AND METHOD EMPLOYING OFFSET COMPRESSION PADDLES, AUTOMATIC COLLIMATION, AND RETRACTABLE ANTI-SCATTER GRID
Patent Owner –  HOLOGIC, INC.
Petitioner – FUJIFILM Corporation; FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA, Inc.; FUJIFILM Techno Products Co., Ltd.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00596
Filing Date – 2/7/2018
Patent # – 9,405,130
Title – BEVELING WHEEL, METHOD FOR FORMING A BEVELED LENS FOR USE WITH EYEGLASSES AND A BEVELED LENS
Patent Owner –  INLAND DIAMOND PRODUCTS CO.
Petitioner – HOYA OPTICAL LABS OF AMERICA, 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

There have been no new reexam requests posted since the last report.