MyMail patent challenged in IPR filed by Unified Patents

On February 24, 2017, Unified Patents Inc. filed a petition for inter partes review on a patent owned and asserted by MyMail, Ltd. In the IPR2017-00967 petition, Unified challenged the patentability U.S. patent 8,275,863 which teaches methods of modifying a toolbar to facilitate internet traffic.

For more details about the proceeding, see the petition below. 

Join the 7th Annual Patent Administrative Law Conference on March 16th

Hosted by Unified Patents, the Federal Circuit Bar Association, and the AU Washington College of Law

Where     Washington DC, American U. - Washington School of Law
When      March 16th from 12 to 6 pm

Join leading speakers from Philips, Johnson & Johnson, Stanley Black & Decker, Mastercard, Echostar, the FTC, the PTAB, Unified Patents, and others, as they discuss the latest developments in patent administrative law.

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Limited complimentary tickets available.

Click on the link for full agenda and registration information.

Sportbrain Holdings patent instituted on all claims in IPR filed by Unified

On February 10, 2017, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) instituted an IPR petitioned by Unified on a patent owned and asserted by Sportbrain Holdings, LLC.  The Board instituted trial on all asserted grounds against U.S. patent 7,454,002 (relating to personal data capturing systems) and stayed Sportbrain's application for reissue pending resolution of the IPR. 

Sportbrain has filed lawsuits against the following companies:

Mondaine Watch Ltd. 
Mont Blanc USA, Inc. 
Moov Inc.
Motorola Mobility LLC
New Balance Athletics, Inc.
Nike, Inc.
Nintendo of America Inc. 
Nixon, Inc.
Olio Devices, Inc.
Omate Inc.
Omron Healthcare, Inc.
Pebble Technology, Corp.
Philips Electronics North America Corporation
Physical Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a Mio Global
Pivotal Corporation
Polar Electro Inc.
PVH Corp.
Razer USA Ltd.
Runtastic GmbH
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. 
Scosche Industries, Inc.
Soleus Global, Inc.
Sony Corporation of America
Spire, Inc.
Spree Wearables, Inc.
Strava, Inc.
Striiv, Inc.
Suunto Oy
Tag Heuer USA
TCL Communication Inc. 
Technogym USA Corp.
The Swatch Group (US) Inc. 
Timex Group USA, Inc. 
TomTom, Inc. 
Under Armour, Inc.
United Healthcare Services, Inc.
Vector Watch, Inc. 
Virgin Pulse, Inc.
Wahoo Fitness, LLC
Walkingspree USA Ltd.
Wellograph, Inc. 
Withings Inc.
Xtreme Time, Inc. d/b/a Zunammy

Acer America Corp. 
Adidas America, Inc.
Aetna, Inc.
AliphCom, Inc. d/b/a Jawbone
Amiigo, Inc.
Apple Inc.
ASUSTeK Computer Inc. 
Atlas Wearables, Inc.
Basis Science, Inc.
BLOCKS Wearables, Inc.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association
Casio America, Inc. 
ChallengeRunner LLC
EB Brands Holdings, Inc.
Epson America, Inc. 
Everlast Worldwide, Inc.
EveryMove Inc.
Fitbit, Inc.
Fitbug, Inc.
FitLinxx, Inc.
Fossil Group, Inc. 
Frederique Constant S.A. 
Fullpower Technologies, Inc.
Garmin International, Inc.
GeoPalz, LLC
Haier America Company, LLC
Healbe Corporation
HP Inc.
Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. Electronics, Inc.
ICON Health & Fitness, Inc.
Imco Technology, Inc.
IMPLUS LLC d/b/a New Balance
Kersh Risk Management, LLC
LG Electronics USA, Inc. 
Lumo Bodytech, Inc.
MAD Apparel, Inc.
Matchup, LLC
Medtronic, Inc.
Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. 
Microsoft Corporation
Misfit, Inc. d/b/a Misfit Wearables Corporation
MiTAC Digital Corporation d/b/a Magellan

A copy of the decision is provided below while more details for the entire proceeding can be found on Unified's PTAB Portal