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PTO Litigation Report – April 17, 2018

April 17th, 2018

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR), covered business methods review (CBM), and post grant review (PGR).  Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00914
Filing Date – 4/16/2018
Patent # – 9,511,929
Title – PROPPANT STORAGE VESSEL AND ASSEMBLY THEREOF
Patent Owner –  OREN TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Petitioner – PROPPANT EXPRESS INVESTMENTS, LLC; PROPPANT EXPRESS SOLUTIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00921
Filing Date – 4/16/2018
Patent # – 6,586,890
Title – LED DRIVER CIRCUIT WITH PWM OUTPUT
Patent Owner –  PHILIPS LIGHTING HOLDING B.V.
Petitioner – FEIT ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00922
Trial Number – IPR2018-00923
Trial Number – IPR2018-00924
Filing Date – 4/16/2018
Patent # – 6,723,685
Title – LUBRICATING OIL COMPOSITION
Patent Owner –  INFINEUM USA L.P.
Petitioner – CHEVRON ORONITE COMPANY LLC
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00928
Filing Date – 4/16/2018
Patent # – 7,102,247
Title – CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT AND METHODS FOR USE IN A WIND ENERGY INSTALLATION
Patent Owner –  VESTAS WIND SYSTEMS A/S
Petitioner – General Electric Co.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00929
Filing Date – 4/16/2018
Patent # – 6,285,658
Title – SYSTEM FOR MANAGING FLOW BANDWIDTH UTILIZATION AT NETWORK, TRANSPORT AND APPLICATION LAYERS IN STORE AND FORWARD NETWORK
Patent Owner –  SYMANTEC CORPORATION
Petitioner – ZSCALER, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

New CBM Review Petitions

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

New PGR Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

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