News

PTO Litigation Report – June 15, 2018

June 15th, 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 11 AM on Friday, June 15, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01219
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 8,314,225
Title – HEAVY CHAIN MUTANT LEADING TO IMPROVED IMMUNOGLOBULIN PRODUCTION
Patent Owner –  HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE, INC.
Petitioner – PFIZER INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01238
Trial Number – IPR2018-01243
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 6,226,686
Title – SERVER-GROUP MESSAGING SYSTEM FOR INTERACTIVE APPLICATIONS
Patent Owner –  PALTALK HOLDINGS, INC.
Petitioner – VALVE CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-01241
Trial Number – IPR2018-01242
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 5,822,523
Title – SERVER-GROUP MESSAGING SYSTEM FOR INTERACTIVE APPLICATIONS
Patent Owner –  PALTALK HOLDINGS, INC.
Petitioner – VALVE CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01247
Trial Number – IPR2018-01248
Trial Number – IPR2018-01254
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 8,479,969
Title – DRIVE INTERFACE FOR OPERABLY COUPLING A MANIPULATABLE SURGICAL TOOL TO A ROBOT
Patent Owner –  ETHICON LLC
Petitioner – Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01256
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – RE46,206
Title – METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) – FLOW CLASSIFICATION IN A WIRELESS POINT TO MULTI-POINT (PTMP) TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
Patent Owner –  INTELLECTUAL VENTURES I LLC
Petitioner – ERICSSON INC.; TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON
Tech Center – 3900

Trial Number – IPR2018-01257
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 8,552,978
Title – 3D POINTING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR COMPENSATING ROTATIONS OF THE 3D POINTING DEVICE THEREOF
Patent Owner –  CYWEE GROUP LTD.
Petitioner – Google LLC
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01258
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 8,441,438
Title – 3D POINTING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR COMPENSATING MOVEMENT THEREOF
Patent Owner –  CYWEE GROUP LTD.
Petitioner – Google LLC
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01259
Filing Date – 6/14/2018
Patent # – 6,782,211
Title – CROSS POLARIZATION INTERFACE CANCELER
Patent Owner –  CORE OPTICAL TECHNOLOGIES
Petitioner – INFINERA CORP.
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

Control # – 90/020,124
Date – 6/8/2018
Patent # – 8,682,707
Inventor –  PEGDEN, Claude Dennis
Assignee –  SIMIO LLC
Title – SIMULATION-BASED RISK ANALYSIS FOR FINITE CAPACITY SCHEDULING
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.