Patent Trial and Appeal Board hearing

UNIFIED PATENTS, INC., Petitioner, v. MOBILITY WORKX, LLC, Patent Owner.
IPR2018-01150 (Patent 8,213,417 B2)

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Before WILLIAM M. FINK, Vice Chief Administrative Patent Judge, MELISSA A. HAAPALA, Acting Vice Chief Administrative Patent Judge, and KARA L. SZPONDOWSKI, Administrative Patent Judge.

Oral arguments will commence at 10:30 a.m. ET on September 5, 2019. The hearing will be conducted at the USPTO Detroit Regional Office, 300 River Place Drive, Suite 2900, Detroit, MI 48207.  Each side will receive ninety (90) minutes of presentation time (including any rebuttal).*

The hearing will be open to the public for in-person attendance. Members of the public may remotely attend the hearings in the USPTO Detroit Regional Office, 300 River Place Drive, Suite 2900, Detroit, MI 48207. Seating is limited and will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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*Due to last minute cancellations or no-shows, there are no guarantees that a posted hearing on a particular proceeding will occur.