Valencell, Inc v. Bragi Store, LLC, et al

Filing 41

ORDER granting #32 Motion to Stay. The action is STAYED pending completion of the IPR. Signed by Chief Judge James C. Dever III on 9/20/2017. (Briggeman, N.)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA WESTERN DIVISION No. 5:16-CV-895-D VALENCELL, INC., Plaintiff, v. ) ) ) ) ) BRAGISTORE,LLC, BRAGI NORTH AMERICA, LLC, and BRAGI GMBH, Defendants. ORDER ) ) ) ) ) ) On July 20, 2017, Bragi Store, LLC, Bragi North America, LLC, and Bragi GMBH (collectively, "defendants") moved to stay the above-captioned case pending resolution of Inter Partes Review ("IPR") of U.S. Patent Nos. 8,923,941 and 8,929,965 before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board ("PTAB") [D.E. 32] and filed a memorandum in support [D.E. 33]. On August 10, 2017, plaintiffValencell, Inc., responded in opposition [D.E. 38]. On August 24, 2017, defendants replied [D.E. 39-40]. For the reasons set forth in defendants' memorandum in support and reply, as well as the PTAB's institutionofiPRforthe '941 and '965 patents [D.E. 32-2,32-3, 32-4], astayofthis action is warranted. Thus, the court GRANTS defendants' motion to stay [D.E. 32]. The action is STAYED pending completion of the IPR. SO ORDERED. This U> day ofSeptember2017. Chief United States District Judge

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