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PTO Litigation Report – July 19, 2018

July 19th, 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, July 19, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01405
Filing Date – 7/18/2018
Patent # – 9,298,057
Title – DISPLAY DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE INCLUDING THE DISPLAY DEVICE
Patent Owner – SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD.
Petitioner – BLUEHOUSE GLOBAL LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01417
Filing Date – 7/18/2018
Patent # – 8,847,734
Title – METHOD OF GIVING THE USER INFORMATION, PORTABLE DEVICE, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT
Patent Owner – IRONWORKS PATENTS LLC
Petitioner – APPLE INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01418
Filing Date – 7/18/2018
Patent # – 7,962,103
Title – RADIO APPARATUS, AND METHOD AND PROGRAM FOR CONTROLLING SPATIAL PATH
Patent Owner – HERA WIRELESS S.A.
Petitioner – RUCKUS WIRELESS, INC.; BELKIN INTERNATIONAL, INC.; AMAZON.COM, INC.; NETGEAR, INC.; ROKU, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01419
Filing Date – 7/18/2018
Patent # – 8,412,115
Title – RADIO APPARATUS, AND METHOD AND PROGRAM FOR CONTROLLING SPATIAL PATH
Patent Owner – HERA WIRELESS S.A.
Petitioner – RUCKUS WIRELESS, INC.; BELKIN INTERNATIONAL, INC.; AMAZON.COM, INC.; NETGEAR, INC.; ROKU, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01420
Trial Number – IPR2018-01421
Filing Date – 7/18/2018
Patent # – 8,934,851
Title – RADIO APPARATUS, AND METHOD AND PROGRAM FOR CONTROLLING SPATIAL PATH
Patent Owner – HERA WIRELESS S.A.
Petitioner – RUCKUS WIRELESS, INC.; BELKIN INTERNATIONAL, INC.; AMAZON.COM, INC.; NETGEAR, INC.; ROKU, 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 # – 90/014,168
Date – 7/17/2018
Patent # – 9,657,883
Inventor –  NILSSON, Goran et al.
Assignee –  REPIPER AB
Title – APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR INSTALLING A LINER IN A PIPE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,170
Date – 7/18/2018
Patent # – 5,862,511
Inventor –  CROYLE, Steven R. et al.
Assignee –  BEACON NAVIGATION GMBH
Title – VEHICLE NAVIGATION SYSTEM AND METHOD
Co-pending Litigation – 9 Active Litigations in ED Mich.