Amazon patent by Jeff Bezos from 2003 for method and system for conducting a discussion relating to an item – US6525747

This Amazon patent lists Jeff Bezos as an inventor and is directed towards method and system for conducting a discussion relating to an item. Mr. Bezos was awarded U.S. Patent 6525747 entitled “Method and system for conducting a discussion relating to an item” on February 25, 2003. The utility patent has been cited 192 times by other U.S. patents in the field of it methods for management and in other fields.

Amazon  patent by Jeff Bezos from 2003 for method and system for conducting a discussion relating to an item - US6525747
A method and system for conducting an electronic discussion relating to a topic. The discussion system of the present invention receives a selection of an item that is to be the topic of the discussion. The discussion system then receives comments relating to the selected item and generates a message that includes a description of the selected item and the received comments. The discussion system then sends the generated message to participants of the discussion. The discussion system receives from a participant who received the generated message additional comments that are to be added to the generated message. The discussion system sends the generated message along with received additional comments to the participants of the discussion. Link: U.S. Patent 6525747

Amazon filed this utility patent on August 2, 1999 giving it a processing time of 1303 days (compared to an average processing time of 1599 in the field). They have a total number of 158 patents. The first named inventor is Jeffrey P. Bezos of Seattle, WA. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Kristine Kincaid and assistant examiner Thomas T. Nguyen.

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Top Medical Technology Patent – Surgical stapling instrument with an articulatable end effector – US8308040

U.S. Patent 8308040 was awarded to Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. on 2012-11-13 and describes a “Surgical stapling instrument with an articulatable end effector.” This patent has been cited 284 times by other U.S. patents which places it in the top 500 cited patents since 2010 according to our law firm research, and makes it of the most innovative medical technology patents in the field of instruments. The abstract states:

A surgical instrument can comprise a channel configured to support a staple cartridge and, in addition, an anvil pivotable between open and closed positions relative to the channel. The surgical instrument can further comprise a cutting member configured to incise tissue positioned captured between the staple cartridge and the anvil and, in addition, means for stopping the cutting member prior to a distal end datum, wherein the distal end datum can be defined by the distal-most staple cavity in the staple cartridge. In such embodiments, the incision within the tissue may not extend beyond the portion of the tissue that has been stapled. Link: U.S. Patent 8308040

This patent was originally filed on 2010-04-22 which gives it a processing time of 936 days, compared to an average processing time of 983 in the field. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. has 2128 total patents. The first named inventor is David B. Smith of Mason, OH. The primary examiner was Brian D Nash.

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Apple patent by Steve Jobs from 2011 for electronic device – USD636390

This Apple patent lists Steve Jobs as an inventor and is directed towards electronic device. Mr. Jobs was awarded U.S. Patent D636390 entitled “Electronic device” on April 19, 2011. The design patent has been cited 83 times by other U.S. patents in the field of recording, communication or information retrieval equipment and in other fields.

Apple  patent by Steve Jobs from 2011 for electronic device - USD636390
Link: U.S. Patent D636390

Apple filed this design patent on September 5, 2007 giving it a processing time of 1322 days (compared to an average processing time of 497 in the field). They have a total number of 15027 patents. The first named inventor is Steve P. Jobs of Palo Alto, CA. The patent was allowed by assistant examiner Barbara Fox and primary examiner Cathron C Brooks.

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Top Medical Technology Patent – Surgical stapling instrument – US7810690

U.S. Patent 7810690 was awarded to Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. on 2010-10-12 and describes a “Surgical stapling instrument.” This patent has been cited 287 times by other U.S. patents which places it in the top 500 cited patents since 2010 according to our law firm research, and makes it of the most innovative medical technology patents in the field of instruments. The abstract states:

A surgical stapling instrument including a staple fastening assembly with a curved cartridge device and a curved anvil. The cartridge device has at least one curved open row of staples which are formed by a staple forming face of the anvil (12). The anvil can be moved relatively with respect to the cartridge device (10) the device further includes a handle in the proximal end region of the instrument and is operatively connected to the staple fastening assembly. A flexible backbone, preferably an endoscope, is arranged between the handle and the staple fastening assembly and guides force transmitters of the moving device and the staple driving device. Link: U.S. Patent 7810690

This patent was originally filed on 2004-10-09 which gives it a processing time of 2194 days, compared to an average processing time of 1003 in the field. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. has 2128 total patents. The first named inventor is Federico Bilotti of Aprilia, Lazio. The primary examiner was Paul R Durand.

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Top Medical Technology Patent – Clip applier configured to prevent clip fallout – US8038686

U.S. Patent 8038686 was awarded to Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. on 2011-10-18 and describes a “Clip applier configured to prevent clip fallout.” This patent has been cited 247 times by other U.S. patents which places it in the top 500 cited patents since 2010 according to our law firm research, and makes it of the most innovative medical technology patents in the field of instruments. The abstract states:

A surgical clip applier and methods for applying surgical clips to a vessel, duct, shunt, etc., during a surgical procedure are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a surgical clip applier is provided having a housing with a trigger movably coupled thereto and a shaft extending therefrom with opposed jaws formed on a distal end thereof. The trigger is adapted to advance a clip to position the clip between the jaws, and to move the jaws from an open position to a closed position to crimp the clip positioned therebetween. The surgical clip applier can include a variety of features to facilitate use of the device, including features to align a clip with the jaws, features to prevent unintentional migration of a clip, and features to prevent clip fallout during formation. Link: U.S. Patent 8038686

This patent was originally filed on 2005-09-15 which gives it a processing time of 2224 days, compared to an average processing time of 1942 in the field. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. has 2128 total patents. The first named inventor is Mark A. Davison of Mason, MI. The primary examiner was Kathleen Sonnett.

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