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PTO Litigation Report – March 1, 2018

March 1st, 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 Thursday, March 1, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00707
Trial Number – IPR2018-00708
Filing Date – 2/28/2018
Patent # – 6,459,023
Title – MOUNTING BOARD FOR GUITAR EFFECTS
Patent Owner –  PRO STAGE GEAR, LLC
Petitioner – DONNER TECHNOLOGY, LLC
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00717
Filing Date – 2/28/2018
Patent # – 9,492,393
Title – TAMPER RESISTANT DOSAGE FORMS
Patent Owner –  PURDUE PHARMACEUTICALS L.P.
Petitioner – KASHIV PHARMA, LLC
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00718
Filing Date – 2/28/2018
Patent # – 8,336,404
Title – BALE SAMPLER
Patent Owner –  H.W.J. DESIGNS FOR AGRIBUSINESS, INC.
Petitioner – L.P. BROWN, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00718
Filing Date – 2/28/2018
Patent # – 9,463,885
Title – BAGGING ASSEMBLY
Patent Owner –  H.W.J. DESIGNS FOR AGRIBUSINESS, INC.
Petitioner – L.P. BROWN, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,098
Date – 2/28/2018
Patent # – D801,162
Inventor –  XIE, Zengping
Assignee –  SHENZHEN TIANYUEXIN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Title – SWING SWIVEL
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.