News

PTO Litigation Report – September 25, 2018

September 25th, 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 Tuesday, September 25, 2018.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-01781
Filing Date – 9/24/2018
Patent # – 9,790,543
Title – METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR SOLUTION BASED SEQUENCE ENRICHMENT
Patent Owner – ROCHE SEQUENCING SOLUTIONS, INC.
Petitioner – AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01783
Filing Date – 9/24/2018
Patent # – 7,478,144
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CREATING AND NAVIGATING A LINEAR HYPERMEDIA RESOURCE PROGRAM
Patent Owner – HYPERMEDIA NAVIGATION LLC
Petitioner – FACEBOOK, INC.
Tech Center – 2100

Trial Number – IPR2018-01784
Filing Date – 9/24/2018
Patent # – 6,101,145
Title – SENSING CIRCUIT AND METHOD
Patent Owner – NORTH STAR INNOVATIONS, INC.
Petitioner – KINGSTON TECHNOLOGY COMPANY, INC.
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-01785
Filing Date – 9/24/2018
Patent # – 9,738,929
Title – NUCLEIC ACID SEQUENCE ANALYSIS
Patent Owner – PACIFIC BIOSCIENCES OF CALIFORNIA, INC.
Petitioner – OXFORD NANOPORE TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01788
Trial Number – IPR2018-01789
Filing Date – 9/24/2018
Patent # – 9,011,872
Title – PCV2 IMMUNOGENIC COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF PRODUCING SUCH COMPOSITIONS
Patent Owner – BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM VETMEDICA, INC.
Petitioner – Intervet Inc. a/k/a Merck Animal Health
Tech Center – 1600

Trial Number – IPR2018-01791
Filing Date – 9/25/2018
Patent # – 8,250,173
Title – SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CREATING AND NAVIGATING A LINEAR HYPERMEDIA RESOURCE PROGRAM
Patent Owner – HYPERMEDIA NAVIGATION LLC
Petitioner – FACEBOOK, INC.
Tech Center – 2400

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 # – 90/014,206
Date – 9/21/2018
Patent # – 7,103,511
Inventor –  PETITE, Thomas D. et al.
Assignee –  SIPCO, LLC
Title – WIRELESS COMMUNICATION NETWORKS FOR PROVIDING REMOTE MONITORING OF DEVICES
Co-pending Litigation – 5 pending litigations in various districts.