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PTO Litigation Report – August 2, 2018

August 2nd, 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, August 2, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01466
Filing Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 7,059,324
Title – POSITIVE EXPIRATORY PRESSURE DEVICE WITH BYPASS
Patent Owner – SMITHS MEDICAL ASD, INC.
Petitioner – MONAGHAN MEDICAL CORP.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01481
Filing Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 6,581,598
Title – POSITIVE EXPIRATORY PRESSURE DEVICE
Patent Owner – SMITHS MEDICAL ASD, INC.
Petitioner – MONAGHAN MEDICAL CORP.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01495
Filing Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 6,638,268
Title – CATHETER TO CANNULATE THE CORONARY SINUS
Patent Owner – NIAZI LICENSING CORPORATION
Petitioner – MEDTRONIC, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01496
Filing Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 8,494,346
Title – IDENTIFYING A PERFORMER DURING A PLAYING OF A VIDEO
Patent Owner – CUSTOMPLAY LLC
Petitioner – AMAZON.COM, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-01497
Filing Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 9,124,950
Title – PROVIDING ITEM INFORMATION NOTIFICATION DURING VIDEO PLAYING
Patent Owner – CUSTOMPLAY LLC
Petitioner – AMAZON.COM, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-01498
Filing Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 9,380,282
Title – PROVIDING ITEM INFORMATION DURING VIDEO PLAYING
Patent Owner – CUSTOMPLAY LLC
Petitioner – AMAZON.COM, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-01494
Filing Date – 8/2/2018
Patent # – 8,921,348
Title – OPTIMIZING MIFEPRISTONE LEVELS IN PLASMA SERUM OF PATIENTS SUFFERING FROM MENTAL DISORDERS TREATABLE WITH GLUCOCORTICOID RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS
Patent Owner – CORCEPT THERAPEUTICS, INC.
Petitioner – NEPTUNE GENERICS, LLC
Tech Center – 1600

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 # – 90/014,173
Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 10,002,717
Inventor –  CAO, Wanjun et al.
Assignee –  GENERAL CAPACITOR, LLC
Title – HIGH PERFORMANCE LITHIUM-ION CAPACITOR LAMINATE CELLS
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.

Control # – 90/014,174
Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 6,895,449
Inventor –  TASLER, Michael
Assignee –
PAPST LICENSING GMBH & CO. KG
Title – FLEXIBLE INTERFACE FOR COMMUNICATION BETWEEN A HOST AND AN ANALOG I/O DEVICE CONNECTED TO THE INTERFACE REGARDLESS THE TYPE OF THE I/O DEVICE
Co-pending Litigation – In re: Papst Licensing Digital Camera Patent Litigation – MDL 1880, 1-07-mc-00493 (DCD Washington, DC); Papst Licensing GmbH & Co., KG v. Lenovo (United States) Inc et al., TXED-6-15-cv-01111; Papst Licensing GmbH & Co., KG v. Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. et al., TXED-6-15-cv-01102

Control # – 90/014,175
Date – 8/1/2018
Patent # – 9,511,092
Inventor –  CAMPANA, Dario et al.
Assignee –
ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL, INC.; NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
Title – A CHIMERIC RECEPTOR WITH NKG2D SPECIFICITY FOR USE IN CELL THERAPY AGAINST CANCER AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.