Innovative Samsung Electronics design patent for mobile phone case – USD657354

This Samsung Electronics patent directed towards a mobile phone case has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of recording, communication or information retrieval equipment. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. was awarded U.S. Patent D657354 entitled “Mobile phone case” on April 10, 2012. The patent has been cited 143 times by other U.S. patents, which places it among the most cited design patents awarded since 2010 according to our law firm research.

Link: U.S. Patent D657354

Samsung Electronics filed this patent on August 26, 2011 giving it a processing time of 228 days (compared to an average processing time of 499 in the field). They have a total number of 79247 patents. The first named inventor is Yoon-Young Kim of Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Carla Wright.

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Innovative Microsoft design patent for display screen with an animated position indicator icon – USD650793

This Microsoft patent directed towards a display screen with an animated position indicator icon has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of recording, communication or information retrieval equipment. Microsoft Corporation was awarded U.S. Patent D650793 entitled “Display screen with an animated position indicator icon” on December 20, 2011. The patent has been cited 121 times by other U.S. patents, which places it among the most cited design patents awarded since 2010 according to our law firm research.

Link: U.S. Patent D650793

Microsoft filed this patent on December 1, 2010 giving it a processing time of 384 days (compared to an average processing time of 428 in the field). They have a total number of 29767 patents. The first named inventor is Romualdo T. Impas of Seattle, WA. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Karen E Kearney.

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Top Medical Technology Patent – Surgical stapling apparatus having a wound closure material applicator assembly – US7744628

U.S. Patent 7744628 was awarded to Tyco Healthcare Group LP on 2010-06-29 and describes a “Surgical stapling apparatus having a wound closure material applicator assembly.” This patent has been cited 283 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:

This disclosure relates to surgical stapling apparatus for enhancing one or more properties of body tissue that is or is to be repaired or joined. The apparatus includes a staple anvil, a staple cartridge, a driving member for driving the surgical staples from individual staple slots in the staple cartridge and against the staple anvil, and a wound closure material applicator assembly. The applicator assembly includes at least one conduit extending along at least a length of the driving member, anvil and/or cartridge and at least one reservoir in fluid communication with the at least one conduit, the reservoir containing a wound closure material therein. The staples can be coated with a wound closure material. Link: U.S. Patent 7744628

This patent was originally filed on 2005-04-18 which gives it a processing time of 1898 days, compared to an average processing time of 1942 in the field. Tyco Healthcare Group LP has 1168 total patents. The first named inventor is Frank J. Viola of Sandy, UT. The primary examiner was Julian W Woo.

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Innovative Microsoft design patent for display screen with animated user interface – USD643438

This Microsoft patent directed towards a display screen with animated user interface has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of recording, communication or information retrieval equipment. Microsoft Corporation was awarded U.S. Patent D643438 entitled “Display screen with animated user interface” on August 16, 2011. The patent has been cited 137 times by other U.S. patents, which places it among the most cited design patents awarded since 2010 according to our law firm research.

Link: U.S. Patent D643438

Microsoft filed this patent on June 11, 2010 giving it a processing time of 431 days (compared to an average processing time of 428 in the field). They have a total number of 29767 patents. The first named inventor is Ali M. Vassigh of San Jose, CA. The patent was allowed by assistant examiner Deanna Fluegeman.

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Apple patent by Steve Jobs from 2008 for computing device – USD574378

This Apple patent lists Steve Jobs as an inventor and is directed towards computing device. Mr. Jobs was awarded U.S. Patent D574378 entitled “Computing device” on August 5, 2008. The design patent has been cited 96 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 2008 for computing device - USD574378
Link: U.S. Patent D574378

Apple filed this design patent on October 30, 2007 giving it a processing time of 280 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 primary examiner Freda S Nunn and examiner .

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