PTAB Rejects "Real Party in Interest" Challenge to Apple’s Inter Partes Review Petition, PTAB Litigation Blog

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The Patent Trial and Appeal Board ("PTAB") recently issued a Final Written Decision in Apple Inc. v. Uniloc Luxembourg, S.A., Case IPR2018-00282 (June 4, 2019) (Paper 30), rejecting Uniloc’s argument that Unified Patents ("Unified") is a real party in interest in Apple’s inter partes review ("IPR") petition and invalidating certain claims of Uniloc’s U.S. Patent No. 7,092,671 B2 ("the ’671 patent") directed to a method of autodialing a telephone.

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