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Practice area: Patents & IP


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Select applications and granted utility patents that Mr. Silver worked including drafting or prosecution are listed on this page.  Note that a listing here does not mean that Mr. Silver both drafted and prosecuted the same applications to allowance, or that Mr. Silver owned the client relationship.  Nor does it mean that a new client can expect similar results.  Patent Numbers with an asterisk (*) were drafted by Mr. Silver.

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US 2021/0407673
Assigned to Fitzcarraldo AB

Computer-implemented system and method for creating generative medicines for dementia

US 2023/0381050
Assigned to Houston Bionics Inc.

Reconfigurable exoskeleton device, mounting pad, motion control module, mounting pad motion control module system, and a method of remounting the motion control module

US 2023/0320586
Invented by Corey Brewer

Police assistance device and methods of use

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USP 11,234,630
Assigned to Acorai AB

Cardiac Health Assessment Systems and Methods

USP 11,116,615
Invented by Maluki Takumah

Molar Lift Oral Insertion ... Bristle Brush Tilter

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USP 11,320,089
Invented by Louis Fabec

Expandable Magnetic Holder and Methods of Manufacture and Use

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USP 10,860,178 
Invented by Shabu Ans Kandamkulathy

Task Management Through Soft Keyboard Applications

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USP 10,753,116* 
Invented by Alexis Heath

Graveside Pedestal, System and Method of Displaying Headstones

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USP 7,623,278 Assigned to Xerox Corp.

Mems Fabry-Perot Inline Color Scanner For Printing Applications Using Stationary Membranes

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USP 7,896,460 Assigned to Xerox Corp.

Systems And Methods For Reducing Process Direction Registration Errors Of A Printhead Using A Linear Array Sensor

USP 7,811,702 Assigned to  Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique

Microbattery Comprising Through-Connections and Production Method Thereof

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USP 7,718,446 Assigned to  Shin-Etsu Handotai Co., Ltd.

Evaluation Method for Crystal Defect in Silicon Single Crystal Wafers

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USP 7,839,296 Assigned to Renishaw PLC

Scale and Readhead Apparatus and Method

USP 7,733,063 Assigned to Denso Corporation

Apparatus for Calculating Quantity Indicating Charged State of On-Vehicle Battery

USP 7,865,130 Assigned to Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Material Processing Apparatus, Material Processing Method, and Material Processing Program Product

USP 7,850,198 Assigned to Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Knee Protection Apparatus for Vehicle Occupant

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Assigned to GetMyMessage PTE. LTD.

Rocket Mining System, Subsystems, Components and Methods

USP 2023/0090430
Assigned to Power Grid Professionals Inc

Apparatus and methods of preventing power outages

US 2023/0149746
Assigned to Cortery AB

Wearable and automated ultrasound therapy devices and methods

USP 11,459,132*
Assigned to Astrobotic Technology, Inc.

Landing Pad and In-Flight Methods of Manufacturing a Landing Pad

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US 2019/0299290*
Assigned to Astrobotic Technology, Inc.

Additively manufactured non-uniform porous materials and components in-situ with fully material, and related methods, systems and computer program product

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Assigned to Acorai AB

Non-Invasive Cardiac Health Assessment System And Method For Training A Model To Estimate Intracardiac Pressure Data

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USP 11,039,700
Invented by Maluki Takumah

Container with Compression Platform Mixing Mechanism and Method of Assembly

USP 10,633,842 
Assigned to EVA Smart Shower, LLC

Systems and methods for controlling water flow

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9,138,519* Assigned to Maquet Cardiovascular LLC

Multi Power Source Power Supply

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USPs 8,038,623 and 8,133,184 Assigned to Datascope Corp.

Calibration of in vivo blood pressure sensors

USP 7,782,170 Assigned to  Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives CEA

Low Consumption and Low Actuation Voltage Microswitch

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USP 7,826,333 Assigned to TDK Corporation

Optical Recording Medium

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USP 8,599,440* Assigned to Xerox Corporation

Methods and Apparatus for Adjusting Ink Pile Height

USP 7,822,230 Assigned to Mitutoyo Corporation

Image Measuring System, Image Method and Computer Readable Medium Storing Image Measuring Program Having a Nonstop Measuring Mode for Setting a Measurement Path

USP 8,090,875 Assigned to Nikon Corporation

Device And Method for Connecting Device Manufacturing Processing Apparatuses, Program, Device Manufacturing Processing System, Exposure Apparatus and Method, and Measurement And Inspection Apparatus and Method

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USP 11,852,016*
Assigned to Astrobotic Technology, Inc.

Rocket Mining System, Subsystems, Components and Methods

USP 2022/0354432
Assigned to Acorai AB

Cardiac health assessment systems and methods

USP 11,828,906
Assigned to Shijiazhuang Tiedao University

Measuring device for snow flux and accumulated snow density at different heights

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USPs 11,381,134 and 10,859,066
Assigned to PowerSILO Inc.

Sub-Terranean Updraft Tower (STUT) Power Generator

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USP 10,660,252*
Assigned to Tracey Tools LLC (Product featured on QVC)

Soil Conserving Shovel, Grate Attachment, Garden Tool Shovel Assembly, And Method Of Use

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USP 10,625,224 
Invented by Maluki Takumah

Magnet-Actuated Mixing Device,
Method of Manufacturing
 and Method of Use

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Invented by Louis Fabec

Magnetic Phone Grip for Electronic Devices

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USP 8,682,728*
Invented by Vincent Konkol and Judd Lasarow 

Networking Advertising Methods and Apparatus

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USP 7,635,824 Assigned to NGK Insulators Ltd.

Plasma Generating Electrode, Plasma Generation Device, And Exhaust Gas Purifying Device

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USP 7,819,523 Assigned to  Hoya Corp.

Ocular Lens

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USP 7,791,795 Assigned to  Nikon Corp.

Microscope with Focusing Assist Apparatus

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USP 7,761,004 Assigned to Nikon Corporation

Electronic Apparatus, Lighting Apparatus and Method of Calculating Electric Quantity Thereof

USP 8,016,418 Assigned to Nidek Co., Ltd.

Eye Axial Length Measurement Apparatus

USPs 7,608,987 and 7,861,389 Assigned to Seiko Epson Corporation

At Cut Quartz Crystal Resonator Element and Method for Manufacturing the Same

USP 7,727,487 Assigned to NGK Insulators, Ltd.

Plasma Reaction Vessel, and Method of Producing the Same

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