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PTO Litigation Report – June 18, 2018

June 18th, 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 Monday, June 18, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01040
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 7,706,207
Title – MEMORY WITH LEVEL SHIFTING WORD LINE DRIVER AND METHOD THEREOF
Patent Owner –  VLSI TECHNOLOGY LLC
Petitioner – Intel Corporation
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01206
Trial Number – IPR2018-01207
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 9,649,635
Title – SYSTEM FOR GENERATING DROPLETS WITH PUSH-BACK TO REMOVE OIL
Patent Owner –  BIO-RAD LABORATORIES, INC.
Petitioner – 10X GENOMICS, INC.
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01216
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 9,371,153
Title – SHAPED ELASTOMERIC CONTAINER WITH INTEGRATED LEAK RESISTANT SEAL
Patent Owner –  STASHER, INC.
Petitioner – ZIP TOP, LLC
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01227
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 9,578,298
Title – METHOD FOR DECODING 2D-COMPATIBLE STEREOSCOPIC VIDEO FLOWS
Patent Owner –  SISVEL TECHNOLOGY S.R.L.
Petitioner – AMAZON.COM, INC.; HULU, LLC; NETFLIX, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-01260
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 7,919,787
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE WITH A LIGHT EMITTING SEMICONDUCTOR DIE
Patent Owner –  DOCUMENT SECURITY SYSTEMS, INC.
Petitioner – EVERLIGHT ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01262
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 8,223,117
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS TO CONTROL DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS WITH AMBIENT LIGHT CORRECTION
Patent Owner –  POLARIS POWERLED TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.; SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01263
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 6,512,298
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  TESSERA ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01264
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 6,852,616
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  TESSERA ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01265
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 6,054,336
Title – METHOD OF MANUFACTURING AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
Patent Owner –  INVENSAS CORPORATION
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01266
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 6,566,167
Title – PBGA ELECTRICAL NOISE ISOLATION OF SIGNAL TRACES
Patent Owner –  INVENSAS CORPORATION
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01267
Filing Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 6,825,554
Title – PBGA ELECTRICAL NOISE ISOLATION OF SIGNAL TRACES
Patent Owner –  INVENSAS CORPORATION
Petitioner – SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.; SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

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 # – 90/014,153
Date – 6/15/2018
Patent # – 9,239,992
Inventor –  VALENTINO, Valeno J.
Assignee –  CEATS, INC.
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GENERATING 3D SEATING MAPS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.