Ixi Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al v. Apple, Inc.

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-03755

JOINT CLAIM CONSTRUCTION STATEMENT. Document filed by Apple, Inc., IXI IP,LLC, IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd.

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK ---------------------------------------------------X IXI MOBILE (R&D) LTD., et al., Plaintiffs, v. 14-cv-4355 RJS SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD, et al., ECF CASE Defendants. ---------------------------------------------------X IXI MOBILE (R&D) LTD., et al., 14-cv-4428 RJS Plaintiffs, ECF CASE v. BLACKBERRY LTD, et al., Defendants. ---------------------------------------------------X 14-cv-7954 RJS IXI MOBILE (R&D) LTD., et al., ECF CASE Plaintiffs, v. APPLE INC. Defendant. JOINT CLAIM TERMS CHART ---------------------------------------------------X PURSUANT TO LOCAL PATENT RULE 11 Pursuant to Local Patent Rule 11 and the Case Management Plan and Scheduling Order, Plaintiffs IXI IP, LLC and IXI Mobile (R&D) Ltd. and Defendants BlackBerry Limited, BlackBerry Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc., and Apple Inc. hereby respectfully submit this Joint Claim Terms Chart for the Court's consideration. Attached as Appendix A is a list of disputed claim terms for U.S. Patent Nos. 7,039,033 (the "'033 Patent"), 7,295,532 (the '532 Patent"), and 7,016,648 (the '648 Patent) and the parties' proposed constructions for each, along with cross references to the invalidity and infringement contentions. For claim terms for which construction is not specifically requested, the parties agree that such terms should be given their plain and ordinary meaning to a person of ordinary skill in the art. BY: /s/ Thomas S. Biemer BY: /s/ Todd M. Friedman Thomas S. Biemer, Esquire Gregory S. Arovas, P.C. Gary D. Colby, Esquire Todd M. Friedman, P.C. Joshua D. Wolson, Esquire James E. Marina John J. Higson, Esquire Kirkland & Ellis LLP Mark W. Halderman, Esquire 601 Lexington Avenue Dilworth Paxson LLP New York, New York 10022 1500 Market Street, Suite 3500(E) Telephone: (212) 446-4800 Philadelphia, PA 19102 Facsimile: (212) 446-4900 Email: tbiemer@dilworthlaw.com Email: greg.arovas@kirkland.com Email: gcolby@dilworthlaw.com Email: todd.friedman@kirkland.com Email: jwolson@dilworthlaw.com Email: james.marina@kirkland.com Email: jhigson@dilworthlaw.com Email: mwhalderman@dilworthlaw.com David Rokach Gregory A. Blue, Esquire Kirkland & Ellis LLP Dilworth Paxson LLP 300 N. LaSalle Avenue 99 Park Avenue, Suite 320 Chicago, Illinois 60654 New York, NY 10016 Telephone: (312) 862-2000 Email: gblue@dilworthlaw.com Facsimile: (312) 862-2200 Email: david.rokach@kirkland.com Attorney for Plaintiffs IXI MOBILE (R&D) Ltd. and IXI IP, LLC Attorneys for Defendants Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and Samsung Electronics America, Inc. 2 BY: /s/ Marshall Beil BY: /s/ Gregory T. Chuebon Jason W. Cook, Esquire Harrison J. Frahn IV McGuireWoods LLP Patrick E. King 2000 Mckinney Avenue, Suite 1400 SIMPSON THACHER & BARTLETT LLP Dallas, TX 75201 2475 Hanover Street Palo Alto, California 94304 Marshall Beil, Esquire Email: hfrahn@stblaw.com McGuireWoods LLP Email: pking@stblaw.com 1345 Avenue of the Americas 7th Floor Gregory T. Chuebon New York, NY 10105 SIMPSON THACHER & BARTLETT LLP 425 Lexington Avenue Brian Charles Riopelle, Esquire New York, NY 10017 Derek H. Swanson, Esquire Email: gchuebon@stblaw.com McGuireWoods LLP One James Center Attorneys for Defendant Apple Inc. 901 East Cary Street Richmond, VA 23219 Email: jcook@mcguirewoods.com Email: mbeil@mcguirewoods.com Email: briopelle@mcguirewoods.com Email: dswanson@mcguirewoods.com Attorneys for Defendants Blackberry Corporation and Blackberry Limited 3 APPENDIX A I. '033 PATENT Asserted Claims: 1, 4-7, 12, 14-15, 22-23, 25, 28, 34, 39-40, 42, and 46 Term Citations to Citations to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions '033-1 "service No construction necessary. "software component that Samsung March 9, 2015 repository stores a collection of Appx A at 4, 10, Invalidity software Alternatively, information to allow 17, 18, 23, 26, 33, Contentions, Exs. component" applications on multiple 34, 36, 38, 39, 41, 033-1 through 033-8 (Claims 1, "service discovery software devices to discover what 43, 44, 48, 49, 63, and Exs. 033-10 4, 14, 22, component" services are offered by a 66 through 033-21 25) network" BlackBerry (claim elements 1.d, Appx A at 3, 5, 9, 4.a, 14.a, 22.a, 25.c) 13, 17, 18, 20, 25, 26, 27, 29, 34, 39 Apple Appx A at 4, 7, 8, 14, 16, 18, 19, 20, 22, 30, 31, 32, 33, 39, 44 '033-2 "the first wireless No construction necessary. "the first wireless device Samsung March 9, 2015 device alternately either Appx A at 3 Invalidity communicates communicates with the BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. with the cellular cellular network or receives a Appx A at 2 033-1 through 033-8 network and short-range radio signal, but Apple and Exs. 033-10 receives the first not both at the same time" Appx A at 3 through 033-21 short-range radio (claim element 1.a) 1 Term Citations to Citations to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions signal" (Claim 1) '033-3 "a service No construction necessary. Means-plus-function term Samsung March 9, 2015 repository with no disclosure of a Appx A at 4 Invalidity software Alternatively, if the Court corresponding structure: BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. component to decides this term is governed Indefinite. Appx A at 3 033-1 through 033-8 identify a service by 35 U.S.C. §112 (f): Apple and Exs. 033-10 provided by the Appx A at 4 through 033-21 second wireless Function: "to identify a (claim element 1.d) device" (Claim service provided by the 1) second wireless device" Structure: Service repository 704 embodied as software components described at '033 [5: 65-6: 2], Fig. 7, and/or Bluetooth Service Discovery Protocol, and statutory equivalents '033-4 "thin terminal" No construction necessary. Indefinite. Samsung March 9, 2015 (Claim 7, 46) Appx A at 35, 66 Invalidity Alternatively, BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. Appx A at 15, 39 033-1 through 033-8 "a relatively low power Apple and Exs. 033-10 peripheral to an application Appx A at 20, 45 through 033-21 server" (claims 7 and 46) '033-5 "selectively No construction necessary. "selectively transfer Samsung March 9, 2015 transfer information. . . between Appx A at 48 Invalidity information. . . either the first wireless BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. between the first device and the second Appx A at 24 033-1 through 033- 2 Term Citations to Citations to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions wireless device wireless device, or between Apple 8 and Exs. 033-10 and the cellular the second wireless device Appx A at 28 through 033-21 network" (Claim and the cellular network, (claim element 25) but not both at the same 25.b) time" '033-6 "a service No construction necessary. Means-plus-function term Samsung March 9, 2015 repository with no disclosure of a Appx A at 49 Invalidity software Alternatively, if the Court corresponding structure: BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. component that decides this term is governed Indefinite. Appx A at 25-26 033-1 through 033- identifies a by 35 U.S.C. §112 (f): Apple 8 and Exs. 033-10 plurality of Appx A at 30 through 033-21 services, in the Function: "identifies a (claim element short distance plurality of services, in the 25.c) wireless network, short distance wireless associated with a network, associated with a plurality of plurality of wireless devices" wireless devices" (Claim 25) Structure: Service repository 704 embodied as software components described at '033 [5: 65-6: 2], Fig. 7, and/or Bluetooth Service Discovery Protocol, and statutory equivalents 3 II. '532 PATENT Asserted Claims: 1, 4-5, 7-10, 12, 14-16, and 23-24 Term Citation to Citation to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions '532-1 "network service No construction necessary. "software component that Samsung March 9, 2015 software provides a network Appx B at 7 Invalidity component that capability to one or more BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. provides one or layers of the wireless local Appx B at 7 532-1 through 532- more network area network" Apple 14 (claim element services to the Appx B at 8 1.c.2.[1)]) wireless local area network" (Claim 1) '532-2 "interface No construction necessary. "software component that Samsung March 9, software connects other software Appx B at 6, 7, 11 2015 component" components for purposes of BlackBerry Invalidity (Claim 1) passing information from Appx B at 4, 7, 14 Contentions, one to another" Apple Exs. 532-1 Appx B at 5, through 532- 8, 12 14 (claim element 1.c.2.[1)]) '532-3 "loaded into the No construction necessary. "loaded into the storage Samsung March 9, 2015 storage device device via a cellular network Appx B at 7 Invalidity from the one or from the one more devices BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. more devices connected to the one or more Appx B at 7 532-1 through 532-14 connected to the cellular networks" Apple (claim element one or more Appx B at 8 1.c.2.[1)]) cellular networks" 4 Term Citation to Citation to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions (Claim 1) '532-4 "service level No construction necessary. "software component that Samsung March 9, 2015 enforcement enables a service provider to Appx B at 33 Invalidity software enforce service level BlackBerry Contentions, Exs. component" agreements with users" Appx B at 30 532-1 through 532- (Claim 24) Apple 14 (claim element Appx B at 27 24.a) III. '648 PATENT Asserted Claims: 1-2, 7, 9, 14-16, 22-23, 27, and 30 Term Citation to Citation to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions '648-1 "device" / No construction necessary. device = "a device not Samsung March 9, "cellular capable of direct data Appx C at 1, 2, 4, 6, 2015 device"(Claims communication with a 7, 11, 12, 14, 17, 20, Invalidity 1, 14, 15, 30 cellular network" 21, 25, 26, 27, 28, Contentions, and their cellular device = "a 30, 32, 35 Exs. 648-1 dependents) device capable of BlackBerry through 648- direct data Appx C at 1, 2, 3, 5, 1 through communication with 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 648-5 and a cellular network" 16, 17, 18, 19 648-7 Apple through 648- Appx C at 2, 15 (claim 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, elements 1.a, 10, 11, 12, 1.b, 1.c.1, 15, 16, 17, 1.c.2, 1.d, 5 Term Citation to Citation to Disputed Term Plaintiffs' Proposal Defendants' Proposal Infringement Invalidity No. Contentions Contentions 18, 19, 20, 14.a, 14.b, 21, 22, 24, 14.c, 15.a, 25, 26 15.b, 15.c, 30.a, 30.a.1, 30.c, 30.d) 6