This Simpel patent directed towards a slap band watch has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of clocks and watches and other measuring instruments, checking and signalling instruments. Simpel, LLC was awarded U.S. Patent D645360 entitled “Slap band watch” on September 20, 2011. The patent has been cited 164 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 D645360

Simpel filed this patent on September 17, 2010 giving it a processing time of 368 days (compared to an average processing time of 409 in the field). They have a total number of 2 patents. The first named inventor is Nathan C. Kiser of Salt Lake City, UT. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Lucy Lieberman.

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