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PTO Litigation Report – May 31, 2018

May 31st, 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).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Thursday, May 31, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01135
Filing Date – 5/30/2018
Patent # – 5,796,967
Title – METHOD FOR PRESENTING APPLICATIONS IN AN INTERACTIVE SERVICE
Patent Owner –  INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
Petitioner – Expedia, Inc.; Homeaway.com, Inc.; Hotels.com L.P.; Hotwire, Inc.; and Orbitz, LLC
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-01166
Filing Date – 5/30/2018
Patent # – 7,256,486
Title – PACKAGING DEVICE FOR SEMICONDUCTOR DIE, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE INCORPORATING SAME AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME
Patent Owner –  DOCUMENT SECURITY SYSTEMS, INC.
Petitioner – NICHIA CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01171
Trial Number – IPR2018-01172
Filing Date – 5/30/2018
Patent # – 8,297,916
Title – FLEXIBLE SUPPORT STRUCTURE FOR A GEARED ARCHITECTURE GAS TURBINE ENGINE
Patent Owner –  UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
Petitioner – General Electric Company
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01180
Filing Date – 5/30/2018
Patent # – 9,827,143
Title – SHUNT DEVICE AND METHOD FOR TREATING OCULAR DISORDERS
Patent Owner –  GLAUKOS CORPORATION
Petitioner – IVANTIS, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

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

Control # – 90/014,145
Date – 5/30/2018
Patent # – 5,606,951
Inventor –  SOUTHERN, Michael P. et al.
Assignee –  ORBITAL ENGINE COMPANY (AUSTRALIA) PTY. LTD
Title – ENGINE AIR SUPPLY SYSTEMS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.