Unified Filing Results in Successful Adverse Judgment against Qurio Patent

On June 21, 2016, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) awarded adverse judgment against patent owner Qurio Holdings, Inc., prior to institution, cancelling claims 1–3, 10, 12, and 15–18 of U.S. Patent 7,787,904, as challenged via joinder by Unified in IPR2016-00998.  The patent, the subject of two separate instituted IPR challenges by other parties, will now be cancelled without appeal.  Relatedly, Unified was instituted in IPR2016-01940 against related patent 8,102,863 to Evans; that challenge remains pending. 

A copy of the adverse judgment against patent owner is below.