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PTO Litigation Report – October 12, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM).  Also listed are any newly-posted requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO.  This listing is current as of 10 AM on Thursday, October 12, 2017.

New IPR Petitions

Trial Number – IPR2018-00038
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 7,222,684
Title – SYSTEM, APPARATUS, AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CONTROL OF A TOY VEHICLE
Patent Owner –  MATTEL, INC.
Petitioner – DYNACRAFT BSC, INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00039
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 7,950,978
Title – SYSTEM, APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CONTROL OF A TOY VEHICLE
Patent Owner –  MATTEL, INC.
Petitioner – DYNACRAFT BSC, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00040
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 7,487,850
Title – CHILDREN’S RIDE-ON VEHICLES HAVING IMPROVED SHIFTER ASSEMBLIES
Patent Owner –  MATTEL, INC.
Petitioner – DYNACRAFT BSC, INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00042
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 7,621,543
Title – BLOW-MOLDED WHEELS HAVING UNDERCUT TREADS, METHODS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME, AND CHILDREN’S RIDE-ON VEHICLES INCLUDING THE SAME
Patent Owner –  MATTEL, INC.
Petitioner – DYNACRAFT BSC, INC.
Tech Center – 3600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00048
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 7,286,158
Title – METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING INTEGRATED REMOTE MONITORING SERVICES
Patent Owner –  AXCESS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Petitioner – TransCore, LP
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00054
Trial Number – IPR2018-00055
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 8,862,747
Title – METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TAGGING NETWORK TRAFFIC USING EXTENSIBLE FIELDS IN MESSAGE HEADERS
Patent Owner –  BRIDGE AND POST, INC.
Petitioner – CELLCO PARTNERSHIP D/B/A VERIZON WIRELESS
Tech Center – 2400

Trial Number – IPR2018-00056
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 6,023,085
Title – CORE CELL STRUCTURE AND CORRESPONDING PROCESS FOR NAND TYPE HIGH PERFORMANCE FLASH MEMORY DEVICE
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – TOSHIBA CORPORATION, TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00060
Filing Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 6,674,596
Title – MEMORY IN CASSETTE HAS USE RESTRICTION RECORDED IN READ-ONLY MEMORY
Patent Owner –  SONY CORPORATION
Petitioner – FUJIFILM Corporation
Tech Center – 2600

Trial Number – IPR2018-00051
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 9,265,612
Title – HIP IMPLANT WITH POROUS BODY
Patent Owner –  FOUR MILE BAY, LLC
Petitioner – ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00052
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 9,308,093
Title – HIP IMPLANT WITH AN INTERFACE THAT CONNECTS A METAL NECK BODY TO A POROUS BONE FIXATION BODY
Patent Owner –  FOUR MILE BAY, LLC
Petitioner – ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00053
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 9,283,080
Title – HIP IMPLANT WITH POROUS BODY
Patent Owner –  FOUR MILE BAY, LLC
Petitioner – ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Tech Center – 3700

Trial Number – IPR2018-00061
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 6,326,231
Title – USE OF SILICON OXYNITRIDE ARC FOR METAL LAYERS
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION U.S.A.; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION DELAWARE
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00062
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 6,388,330
Title – LOW DIELECTRIC CONSTANT ETCH STOP LAYERS IN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT INTERCONNECTS
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION U.S.A.; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION DELAWARE
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00063
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 6,097,061
Title – TRENCHED GATE METAL OXIDE SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION U.S.A.; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION DELAWARE
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00064
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 5,872,038
Title – SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE HAVING AN ELEVATED ACTIVE REGION FORMED IN AN OXIDE TRENCH AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE THEREOF
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION U.S.A.; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION DELAWARE
Tech Center – 2800

Trial Number – IPR2018-00065
Filing Date – 10/12/2017
Patent # – 6,103,611
Title – METHODS AND ARRANGEMENTS FOR IMPROVED SPACER FORMATION WITHIN A SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE
Patent Owner –  LONE STAR SILICON INNOVATIONS LLC
Petitioner – NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION U.S.A.; NANYA TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION DELAWARE
Tech Center – 1700

New CBM Review Petitions

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

Newly-Posted Reexam Requests

Control # – 90/014,029
Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 8,186,475
Inventor –  SUGDEN, David J. et al.
Assignee –  METALCRAFT OF MAYVILLE, INC.
Title – SUSPENDED OPERATOR PLATFORM
Co-pending Litigation – Metalcraft of Mayville, Inc. v. The Toro Company et al., WIED-2-16-cv-00544

Control # – 90/014,030
Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 8,619,115
Inventor –  STEPHENS, James Matthew et al.
Assignee –  NSIXTY, LLC
Title – VIDEO COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USING SAME
Co-pending Litigation – NSixty, LLC v. a2z, Inc. et al., MDD-1-17-cv-01987

Control # – 90/014,031
Date – 10/11/2017
Patent # – 9,313,456
Inventor –  STEPHENS, James Matthew et al.
Assignee –  NSIXTY, LLC
Title – VIDEO COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USING SAME
Co-pending Litigation – NSixty, LLC v. a2z, Inc. et al., MDD-1-17-cv-01987

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