Google Inc. filed IPR2015-00179 challenging U.S. Patent No. 8,572,279, assigned to Ex Machina, Inc.
Google Inc. filed IPR2015-00180 challenging U.S. Patent No. 8,601,154, assigned to Ex Machina, Inc.
Nest Labs, Inc. filed IPR2015-00181 challenging U.S. Patent No. 8,571,518, assigned to Allure Energy, Inc.
VSR Industries, Inc. filed UPR2015-00181 challenging U.S. Patent No. 6,860,814 assigned to Cole Kepro International LLC.
In Phigenix, Inc. v. ImmunoGen, Inc., IPR2014-00676, Paper 11 (October 29, 2014), the Board instituted inter partes review of claims 1-8 (all of the challenged claims) of U.S. Patent No. 8,337,856.
In C&D Zodiac, Inc. v. BE Intellectual Property, Inc., IPR2014-00727, Paper 15 (October 29, 2014), the Board instituted inter partes review of claims 1, 3–10, 12–14, 16–22, 24–31, and 33–38 (all the challenged claims) of U.S. Patent No. 8,590,838.
In DealerSocket, Inc. v. AutoAlert, LLC, CBM2014-00132, Paper 11, The Board instituted covered business method review of claims 1, 3–5, 7, 9–11, and 15 of U.S. Patent No. 8,095,461
Decisions on Rehearing
In McClinton Energy Group L.L.C. v. Magnum Oil Tools International, Ltd., IPR2013-00231, Paper 33 (October 29, 2014) the Board denied patent owner’s request for a rehearing on the grounds that the Final Written Decision relied upon grounds not set forth in the Petition.