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PTO Litigation Report – April 3, 2018

April 3rd, 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 3, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00880
Filing Date – 3/30/2018
Patent # – 8,474,090
Title – AUTONOMOUS FLOOR-CLEANING ROBOT
Patent Owner –  IROBOT CORPORATION
Petitioner – Shenzhen Silver Star Intelligent Technology Co. Ltd
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00882
Filing Date – 3/30/2018
Patent # – 9,038,233
Title – AUTONOMOUS FLOOR-CLEANING ROBOT
Patent Owner –  IROBOT CORPORATION
Petitioner – Shenzhen Silver Star Intelligent Technology Co. Ltd
Tech Center – 3700

New CBM Review Petitions

Trial Number – CBM2018-00032
Filing Date – 4/2/2018
Patent # – 7,933,827
Title – MULTI-PARALLEL ARCHITECTURE AND A METHOD OF USING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  NASDAQ, INC.
Petitioner – MIAMI INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS, INC.; MIAMI INTERNATIONAL SECURITIES EXCHANGE, LLC; MIAX PEARL, LLC; MIAMI INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – CBM2018-00033
Filing Date – 4/2/2018
Patent # – 7,047,196
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD OF VOICE RECOGNITION NEAR A WIRELINE NODE OF A NETWORK SUPPORTING CABLE TELEVISION AND/OR VIDEO DELIVERY
Patent Owner –  PROMPTU SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – CBM2018-00034
Filing Date – 4/2/2018
Patent # – RE44,326
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD OF VOICE RECOGNITION NEAR A WIRELINE NODE OF A NETWORK SUPPORTING CABLE TELEVISION AND/OR VIDEO DELIVERY
Patent Owner –  PROMPTU SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Petitioner – COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Tech Center – 2600

New PGR Petitions

Trial Number – PGR2018-00059
Filing Date – 4/2/2018
Patent # – 9,695,423
Title – INTERFERING RNA MOLECULES
Patent Owner –  SILENCE THERAPEUTICS GMBH
Petitioner – ALNYLAM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

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