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Brenda Ellen Copple, Kristin Elizabeth Creed: Method of redeeming collectible points. Recot, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, January 23, 2001: US06178408 (288 worldwide citation)

A method for redeeming collectible points using on-line bidding for promotional items. Promotional points are collected by consumer purchases of products associated with the points or other consumer behavior. Consumers accumulate the points and then redeem them by bidding on promotional items posted ...


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Sohail Kayani, Jeffrey Wayne Schild: Method for semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, June 29, 1999: US05917930 (174 worldwide citation)

A method of semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards to separate currency stacks in a batch of currency fed into a currency processing machine. This currency processing method uses separator cards that facilitate the continuous processing of individual currency stacks without the ne ...


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Richard Glen Haycock: Method for currency distribution and management. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, May 23, 2000: US06065672 (120 worldwide citation)

A method for currency management and tracking utilizing a unique standardized cassette for the transportation of note bundles and loading of note bundles into currency processing apparatus, the cassette having an accompanying smart card on which data regarding the individual note history of each not ...


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Robert M Tessari, Bruce D Houtchens: Method and apparatus for drilling a borehole with a borehole liner. Tesco Corporation, Colin P Cahoon, William S Wang, Carstens & Cahoon, September 19, 2006: US07108080 (88 worldwide citation)

A method for drilling a borehole includes; providing a drill string of drill pipe including a center bore, a distal end, a bit assembly at the distal end; hanging a liner from the drill string, thereby forming an annular space between the drill string and the liner and with the bit assembly extendin ...


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Richard Glen Haycock: Partial OCR note confirmation methods. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon L, January 21, 2003: US06510238 (87 worldwide citation)

Methods for identifying a note with a partial OCR of one or more characters in the note's serial code. The methods record the characters read and associates each character read with its field position in the serial code. The method can use this information or combine the character and field inf ...


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Richard G Haycock, Sohail Kayani: Note-specific currency processing. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, April 8, 2003: US06546351 (72 worldwide citation)

A method for processing currency notes from various sources using source-specific processing templates. For each note processed, the system detects at least one unique identifier that may be used to associate the note with a particular note printing source. In addition, for each note processed, the ...


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Richard Glen Haycock: Partial read confirmation method. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, February 24, 2004: US06697511 (71 worldwide citation)

Methods for identifying a note with a partial OCR of one or more characters in the note's serial code. The methods record the characters read and associates each character read with its field position in the serial code. The method can use this information or combine the character and field inf ...


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William A V Weaver, Richard G Haycock, James Bowie Lindenblatt: Predestruction note image audit. Recot, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, February 26, 2002: US06351552 (65 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for identifying a note that has been destroyed or dispensed. The apparatus and methods determine and record the image of the note just prior to or as the note is being engaged by shredding tines or a note feeder. The apparatus can be used in conjunction with an OCR system such ...


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Edward Anthony Bezek, Patrick Joseph Bierschenk, John Joseph Michels: Consumables container with multi-functional cap. Recot, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, October 29, 2002: US06472007 (58 worldwide citation)

An improved container for food and other perishable products comprising a simple construction and a multi-functional cap. The container allows for the storage of multiple products separately within the container as well as consumption of the products while “on the go.” The multi-functional cap nests ...


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Anthony Robert Knoerzer, Garrett William Kohl: Electroluminescent flexible film for product packaging. Recot, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon L, October 28, 2003: US06637906 (54 worldwide citation)

A flexible electroluminescent film, and packaging material and packages made therefrom, that incorporates electroluminescent material within the polymer packaging film layers to enable the film to be illuminated without an external light source. The film may also comprise various thin-film items, su ...