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Butadiene sequestration via sulfur dioxide charged zeolite beds

Patent Number 9566548 - February 14, 2017

In an example, a method of butadiene sequestration includes receiving an input stream that includes butadiene. The method includes directing…

Lens array optical coupling to photonic chip

Patent Number 9568679 - February 14, 2017

A photonic integrated circuit apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a photonic chip and a lens array coupling element. The photonic…

Promoting consistent response times in a data storage system having multiple data retrieval mechanisms

Patent Number 9569118 - February 14, 2017

A data storage system includes a higher level controller, a lower level controller, and a plurality of storage components including a…

Parsing-enhancement facility

Patent Number 9569217 - February 14, 2017

An instruction for parsing a buffer to be utilized within a data processing system including: an operation code field, the operation code…

Backfill scheduling for embarrassingly parallel jobs

Patent Number 9569262 - February 14, 2017

Backfill scheduling for embarrassingly parallel jobs. A disclosed method includes: receiving an initial schedule having a plurality of jobs…

IBM Patent Applications

EFFICIENT CACHE MANAGEMENT OF MULTI-TARGET PEER-TO-PEER REMOTE COPY (PPRC) MODIFIED SECTORS BITMAP

Application Number 20170046085 - February 16, 2017

For efficient cache management of multi-target peer-to-peer remote copy (PPRC) modified sectors bitmap in a computing storage environment a…

PASSIVE DETECTION OF LIVE SYSTEMS DURING CONTROLLER FAILOVER IN DISTRIBUTED ENVIRONMENTS

Application Number 20170046237 - February 16, 2017

For passive detection of live systems during controller failover in a distributed environment, a set of member systems is sorted according to…

COST SENSITIVE BROWSER CACHE CLEANUP

Application Number 20170046265 - February 16, 2017

For browser cache cleanup, to consider for eviction a data item stored in a cache of a browser application in a device, a probability that the…

COST SENSITIVE BROWSER CACHE CLEANUP BASED ON WEIGHTED PROBABILISTIC CACHED ITEM USAGE

Application Number 20170046269 - February 16, 2017

For browser cache cleanup, to consider for eviction a data item stored in a cache of a browser application in a device, a probability that the…

Detecting Missing Rules with Most General Conditions

Application Number 20170046631 - February 16, 2017

A technique for detecting missing rules (mr) with most general conditions in a rule project (1) having a given scope with a fixed number of…

IBM Federal Litigation Filings

Hurwitz et al v. Newton Public Schools et al

Massachusetts District Court - February 13, 2017

Reimann v. IBM, Corp.

New York Eastern District Court - February 13, 2017

CONREY v. IBM CORPORATION

New Jersey District Court - February 7, 2017

Tulk v. The Democratic National Party et al

West Virginia Southern District Court - January 20, 2017

Bagby v. IBM Southeast Federal Credit Union

Florida Southern District Court - January 17, 2017

IBM Federal District Court Decisions

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. v. International Business Machines Corporation

Tennessee Middle District Court - February 9, 2017

ORDER granting 569 Motion to Seal Document. MOTION GRANTED. Signed by Chief Judge Kevin H. Sharp on 2/9/17. (am)

MPI TECH A/S v. International Business Machines (IBM)

New York Southern District Court - February 6, 2017

ORDER AND OPINION: re: 168 MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by International Business Machine Corporation. For the foregoing reasons,…

Caunitz v. IBM Corporation

New York Southern District Court - November 28, 2016

OPINION AND ORDER re: 6 MOTION to Dismiss Plaintiff's Complaint. filed by IBM Corporation. The motion to dismiss is GRANTED. The…

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. v. International Business Machines Corporation

Tennessee Middle District Court - September 13, 2016

ORDER granting 478 Motion to Seal Documents. MOTION GRANTED Signed by Chief Judge Kevin H. Sharp on 9/13/16. (am)

Julie Stout v. International Business Machines Corporation et al

California Central District Court - August 30, 2016

MINUTES (In Chambers) Order Re: Motion to Remand by Judge Fernando M. Olguin: IT IS ORDERED THAT: (1) Plaintiff Motion to Remand the Action…

IBM State Court Decisions

MPI TECH A/S v. International Business Machines (IBM)

New York New York Southern District Court - February 6, 2017

ORDER AND OPINION: re: 168 MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by International Business Machine Corporation. For the foregoing reasons,…

Michael Leibman & Assoc., Inc. v Ultimate Combustion Co., Inc.

New York Appellate Division, First Department - December 6, 2016

Caunitz v. IBM Corporation

New York New York Southern District Court - November 28, 2016

OPINION AND ORDER re: 6 MOTION to Dismiss Plaintiff's Complaint. filed by IBM Corporation. The motion to dismiss is GRANTED. The Clerk is…

International Business Machines Corporation v. Priceline Group Inc. et al

Delaware Delaware District Court - October 28, 2016

MEMORANDUM OPINION re claim construction. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 10/28/16. (ntl)

Guo v. IBM 401(k) Plus Plan et al

New York New York Southern District Court - September 15, 2016

OPINION AND ORDER re: 29 MOTION to Dismiss Plaintiff's Amended Complaint, filed by R.A. Barnes, IBM 401(k) Plus Plan. Defendants'…

IBM Federal Appellate Court Decisions

DANIEL DEMER V. IBM CORP LTD PLAN

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - August 26, 2016

Employee Retirement Income Security Act. The panel reversed the district court’s summary judgment in favor of the defendants in an…

IBM v. INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - February 8, 2016

Peter A. Wilson v. International Business Machines Corporation

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit - May 11, 2015