Dorman Products, Inc. filed IPR2014-00555 against U.S. Patent No. D526429 on a Surface Configuration of Truck Headlamp.
In Toyota Motor Corporation v. American Vehicular Sciences LLC, IPR2013-00412, Paper 39 (March 28, 2014). The Board granted the parties joint motion to terminate in veiw of their settlement. The Board noted that the patent owner hat not yet filed its response, and found it appropiate to termiante the proceeding witout a written opinion, even though there was pending litigaiton invovling the patent and other parties who did not file their own Petition or attempt to joint the current inter partes review.
The Board instituted an IPR in Linvatec Corporation v. Bonutti Skeletal innovations LLC, 2013-00628, Paper 8 (March 28, 2014) as to claims 1 and 4–7 (all the challenged claims) of U.S. Patent No. 5,527,343.