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PTO Litigation Report – August 1, 2018

August 1st, 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).  Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted.  This listing is current as of 9 AM on Wednesday, August 1, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01300
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 8,169,746
Title – INTEGRATED LEAD SUSPENSION WITH MULTIPLE TRACE CONFIGURATIONS
Patent Owner – HUTCHINSON TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
Petitioner – NITTO DENKO CORP.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01301
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 6,714,385
Title – APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING COMMON MODE IMPEDANCE IN DISK DRIVE HEAD SUSPENSIONS
Patent Owner – HUTCHINSON TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
Petitioner – NITTO DENKO CORP.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01302
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 6,295,183
Title – WIRELESS DISK DRIVE SUSPENSION WITH OPTIMIZED MECHANICAL AND ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES
Patent Owner – HUTCHINSON TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
Petitioner – NITTO DENKO CORP.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01303
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 7,468,866
Title – FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT FOR HEAD GIMBAL ASSEMBLY
Patent Owner – HUTCHINSON TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
Petitioner – NITTO DENKO CORP.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01304
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 5,883,758
Title – LEAD STRUCTURE WITH STAINLESS STEEL BASE FOR ATTACHMENT TO A SUSPENSION
Patent Owner – HUTCHINSON TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
Petitioner – NITTO DENKO CORP.
Tech Center – 2700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01305
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 7,532,438
Title – WIRELESS FLEXURE WITH CURVED TRACE GEOMETRY AGAINST PITCH AND ROLL ADJUSTMENT SPRINGBACK
Patent Owner – HUTCHINSON TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
Petitioner – NITTO DENKO CORP.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01413
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 9,769,477
Title – VIDEO DATA COMPRESSION SYSTEMS
Patent Owner – REALTIME ADAPTIVE STREAMING LLC
Petitioner – SONY CORPORATION; POLYCOM, INC.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01471
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 9,749,829
Title – METHOD TO PROVIDE AD HOC AND PASSWORD PROTECTED DIGITAL AND VOICE NETWORKS
Patent Owner – AGIS SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT LLC
Petitioner – Apple Inc.
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01479
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 6,514,869
Title – METHOD FOR USE IN MANUFACTURING A SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE
Patent Owner – HITACHI KOKUSAI ELECTRIC INC.
Petitioner – ASM IP HOLDING B.V.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01482
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 6,869,812
Title – HIGH POWER ALLNGAN BASED MULTI-CHIP LIGHT EMITTING DIODE
Patent Owner – BRIDGELUX, INC.
Petitioner – EVERLIGHT ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01483
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 8,567,988
Title – EFFICIENT LED ARRAY
Patent Owner – BRIDGELUX, INC.
Petitioner – EVERLIGHT ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01484
Trial Number – IPR2018-01493
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 8,092,051
Title – EFFICIENT LED ARRAY
Patent Owner – BRIDGELUX, INC.
Petitioner – EVERLIGHT ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01485
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 8,256,929
Title – EFFICIENT LED ARRAY
Patent Owner – BRIDGELUX, INC.
Petitioner – EVERLIGHT ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01486
Trial Number – IPR2018-01487
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 7,800,165
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME
Patent Owner – GODO KAISHA IP BRIDGE 1
Petitioner – INTEL CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01490
Filing Date – 7/31/2018
Patent # – 6,459,987
Title – METHOD FOR BACKTRACKING A PATH
Patent Owner – GARMIN CORPORATION
Petitioner – FLIR Systems, Inc.; FLIR Maritime US, Inc. (f/k/a Raymarine, Inc.)
Tech Center – 3600

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

There have been no new reexam requests posted since the last report.