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PTO Litigation Report – September 12, 2018

September 12th, 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, September 12, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01598
Filing Date – 9/11/2018
Patent # – 6,651,864
Title – DISSIPATIVE CERAMIC BONDING TOOL TIP
Patent Owner – ANZA TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Petitioner – TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
Tech Center – 1700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01600
Filing Date – 9/11/2018
Patent # – 6,247,110
Title – MULTIPROCESSOR COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE INCORPORATING A PLURALITY OF MEMORY ALGORITHM PROCESSORS IN THE MEMORY SUBSYSTEM
Patent Owner – SAINT REGIS MOHAWK TRIBE
Petitioner – MICROSOFT CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-01703
Filing Date – 9/11/2018
Patent # – 8,616,431
Title – SHIFTABLE DRIVE INTERFACE FOR ROBOTICALLY-CONTROLLED SURGICAL TOOL
Patent Owner – ETHICON LLC
Petitioner – Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-01704
Filing Date – 9/11/2018
Patent # – 9,557,742
Title – AUTONOMOUS CARGO DELIVERY SYSTEM
Patent Owner – AURORA FLIGHT SCIENCES CORPORATION
Petitioner – Near Earth Autonomy, Inc.
Tech Center – 3600

New CBM Review Petitions

There have been no new CBM petitions since the last report.

New PGR Petitions

There have been no new PGR petitions since the last report.

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,200
Date – 9/11/2018
Patent # – 9,893,293
Inventor –  SASAKI, Ikuo et al.
Assignee –  SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
Title – ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICE
Co-pending Litigation – No co-pending litigation provided.