January 7, 2016 – Dexcowin Global, Inc. (“Dexco”) filed a petition for the institution of inter partes review (“IPR”) of U.S. Patent 7,496,178 to D. Clark Turner. Dexco seeks cancellation of claims 1-5, 14-15, 17, 18, 21, and 23 of the ’178 patent. The ’178 patent is owned by Aribex, Inc., and relates to portable X-ray devices, systems for using portable X-ray devices, a method for making a portable X-ray device, a method for analysis using a portable X-ray device, a method for dental imaging using a portable X-ray device, and a handheld X-ray device. The case is pending before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, IPR2016-00436.
By: Katherine E. Adams