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PTO Litigation Report – June 27, 2018

June 27th, 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 Wednesday, June 27, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01178
Trial Number – IPR2018-01179
Filing Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – 9,375,453
Title – METHODS FOR PRODUCING BIOEFFECTIVE KRILL OIL COMPOSITIONS
Patent Owner –  AKER BIOMARINE ANTARCTIC AS
Petitioner – RIMFROST AS
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01250
Trial Number – IPR2018-01251
Filing Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – 8,447,132
Title – DYNAMIC RANGE CORRECTION BASED ON IMAGE CONTENT
Patent Owner –  QUALCOMM INCORPORATED
Petitioner – Apple Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01308
Filing Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – 7,249,637
Title – METHOD AND DEVICE TO CLAMP CONTROL LINES TO TUBULARS
Patent Owner –  WEATHERFORD TECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS, LLC
Petitioner – TESCO OFFSHORE SERVICES, INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01310
Filing Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – 9,628,592
Title – WIRELESS WATER REGIMEN DETECTING DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD BASED ON WIFI
Patent Owner –  VEXILAR, INC.
Petitioner – Deeper, UAB
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01312
Filing Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – 8,020,014
Title – METHOD FOR POWER REDUCTION AND A DEVICE HAVING POWER REDUCTION CAPABILITIES
Patent Owner –  VLSI TECHNOLOGY LLC
Petitioner – Intel Corporation
Tech Center – 2100

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 # – 90/014,157
Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – 9,813,519
Inventor –  MASSAND, Deepak
Assignee –  LITERA CORPORATION
Title – SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR A BIDIRECTIONAL MULTI-FUNCTION COMMUNICATION MODULE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,158
Date – 6/26/2018
Patent # – D807,886
Inventor –  PANG, XianYong et al.
Assignee –  SHENZHEN RIITEK TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Title – KEYBOARD
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.