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PTO Litigation Report – June 4, 2018

June 4th, 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 4, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01150
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 8,213,417
Title – SYSTEM, APPARATUS, AND METHODS FOR PROACTIVE ALLOCATION OF WIRELESS COMMUNICATION RESOURCES
Patent Owner –  MOBILITY WORKX, LLC
Petitioner – UNIFIED PATENTS INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01159
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 9,586,011
Title – SAFETY DEVICE FOR A PRE-FILLED SYRINGE AND INJECTION DEVICE
Patent Owner –  SANOFI-AVENTIS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
Petitioner – WEST PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01162
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 9,352,099
Title – SAFETY DEVICE FOR A PRE-FILLED SYRINGE AND INJECTION DEVICE
Patent Owner –  SANOFI-AVENTIS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
Petitioner – WEST PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01174
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 6,047,781
Title – MULTI-ACTIVITY OFFSHORE EXPLORATION AND/OR DEVELOPMENT DRILLING METHOD AND APPARATUS
Patent Owner –  TRANSOCEAN OFFSHORE DEEPWATER DRILLING, INC.
Petitioner – DIAMOND OFFSHORE DRILLING, INC.; DIAMOND OFFSHORE COMPANY
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01175
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 6,068,069
Title – MULTI-ACTIVITY OFFSHORE EXPLORATION AND/OR DEVELOPMENT DRILLING METHOD AND APPARATUS
Patent Owner –  TRANSOCEAN OFFSHORE DEEPWATER DRILLING, INC.
Petitioner – DIAMOND OFFSHORE DRILLING, INC.; DIAMOND OFFSHORE COMPANY
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01177
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 6,056,071
Title – MULTI-ACTIVITY OFFSHORE EXPLORATION AND/OR DEVELOPMENT DRILLING METHOD AND APPARATUS
Patent Owner –  TRANSOCEAN OFFSHORE DEEPWATER DRILLING, INC.
Petitioner – DIAMOND OFFSHORE DRILLING, INC.; DIAMOND OFFSHORE COMPANY
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01186
Filing Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 8,014,284
Title – CELLULAR NETWORK SYSTEM AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  BARKAN WIRELESS IP HOLDINGS, L.P.
Petitioner – UNIFIED PATENTS INC.
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 # – 90/014,147
Date – 6/1/2018
Patent # – 7,499,903
Inventor –  NEVIN, James B. et al.
Assignee –  XPERT UNIVERSE, INC.
Title – SEMANTIC TO NON-SEMANTIC ROUTING FOR LOCATING A LIVE EXPERT
Co-pending Litigation – XpertUniverse, Inc. v. Cisco Systems, Inc., CAND-3-17-cv-03848