UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
SIGHTSOUND TECHNOLOGIES, LLC,
Civil Action No. 2:11-cv-01292-DWA
Honorable Judge Donetta W. Ambrose
JURY TRIAL DEMANDED
JOINT STATEMENT REGARDING STATUS OF COVERED BUSINESS METHOD REVIEW OF U.S. PATENTS NOS. 5,191,573 AND 5,966,440
Per this Court’s May 8, 2014 Order, Apple Inc. and SightSound Technologies, LLC (“the Parties”) jointly provide the following statement to apprise the Court of the status of the ongoing Covered Business Method Reviews of U.S. Patent No. 5,191,573 (“the ’573 patent”) and U.S. Patent No. 5,966,440 (“the ’440 patent”). On May 6, 2014, the Parties appeared before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board (the “PTAB”) for oral argument in Case Nos.
CBM2013-00020 and CBM2013-00023, regarding the ’573 and ’440 patents. The PTAB’s Final Written Decision is expected no later than October 8, 2014.
The Parties agree to notify the Court within ten (10) days of a Final Written Decision being entered by the PTAB.