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Jaime Braverman
Jaime Braverman, Arthur E Garavaglia, Ali Yahiaoui, Robert C Diluccio: Feminine care product with discrete areas of a skin wellness additive. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Stephen E Bondura, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, June 19, 2003: US20030114812-A1

A feminine care absorbent article includes an outer cover and an absorbent structure in superposed relation to the outer cover and defining a bodyfacing surface. A lotion formulation is deposited on the bodyfacing surface in discrete locations targeted for specific regions of the wearer's body.


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Jeff Lindsay, Tom G Shannon, Mike Goulet, Mike Lostocco, Troy Runge, Kelly Branham, Lisa Flugge, Jamie Foster, Fred Lang, Tong Sun, Gil Garnier: Fibrous materials treated with a polyvinylamine polymer. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Timothy A Cassidy Esq, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, July 17, 2003: US20030131962-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

Textile materials, including paper webs, treated with a polyvinylamine polymer and a second agent that interacts with the polyvinylamine polymer is disclosed. The second agent added with the polyvinylamine polymer can be, for instance, a polymeric anionic reactive compound or a polymeric aldehyde-fu ...


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Robert W Schwartz, Manoj Narayanan: Electroactive apparatus and methods. Clemson University, John E Vick Jr, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, October 24, 2002: US20020153807-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

High performance electromechanical devices suitable for a wide range of applications are described. The electroactive devices are capable of operating in a manner that offers enhanced mechanical displacement responses and increased load-bearing capabilities. In one embodiment, the device is capable ...


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Joseph F Merker, Ralph L Anderson, Thomas C Saffel, Stephen A Hurst, Charles J Garneski, Gary L Zimmerman: Liquid absorbent base web. Timothy A Cassidy, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, July 4, 2002: US20020084048-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to base webs that are creped after a bonding material has been applied to at least one side of the web according to a predetermined pattern. The base web disclosed in the present application is made from at least three fibrous layers. The outer layers of t ...


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Robert H Heistand, John L Galvagni, Jeffrey P Mevissen, Robert Moffatt Kennedy: Electronic device and process of making electronic device. John E Vick Jr, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, November 1, 2001: US20010035810-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

An electronic device and process of making the device is disclosed. The device includes a multi-sided body defined by a plurality of electrode plates arranged in a stack. A resin layer is applied to both conductive and semiconductive regions of the device, and metal is plated upon terminals to creat ...


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John Timothy O Beck, Branch James Russell: System and method for converting light hydrocarbons into heavier hydrocarbons and for treating contaminated water. John E Vick Jr, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, January 17, 2002: US20020006969-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Light hydrocarbons are converted into heavier hydrocarbons by preparing a synthesis gas, converting the synthesis gas to heavier hydrocarbons. Heat generated while preparing and converting synthesis gas is removed by creating steam that is then used in a water treatment unit to treat a water stream ...


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Leonard Wedge, Niteen Patel: Air drying apparatus and method. John E Vick Jr, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, November 13, 2003: US20030209141-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for using membranes to reduce the relative humidity of a compressed air stream. Air dryers employing membranes consist of a permeable membrane capable of blocking the passage of nitrogen and oxygen molecules, but allowing water vapor molecules to pass through. A m ...


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William O Young: Shirt. Christina L Mangelsen, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, July 24, 2003: US20030135910-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A new and improved shirt is disclosed. The shirt of the present invention includes an adjustable neck which can increase or decrease in size as required by the wearer. The top fastener of the shirt is located at the top of the fastening panel, rather than on a neckband, allowing the edges of the shi ...


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Richard M Peterson, Joseph S Kucherovsky, Thomas A Kraker: Process for producing smoking articles with reduced ignition proclivity characteristics and products made according to same. Schweitzer Mauduit International, Timothy A Cassidy, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, October 3, 2002: US20020139381-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A process for reducing the permeability of a paper wrapper used in the construction of a smoking article is disclosed. The paper wrapper is treated with a film-forming composition that forms treated discrete areas on the wrapper. The treated discrete areas have a permeability within a predetermined ...


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Sagy Levy, Robin S Bloom, Avashai Kepten: Method of forming dielectric films. Mattson Technology, Timothy A Cassidy, Dority & Manning Attorneys at Law PA, October 3, 2002: US20020142624-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for depositing a high-k dielectric coating onto a substrate, such as a semiconductor wafer, is provided. In one embodiment, the process is directed to forming a nitride layer on a substrate. In an alternative embodiment, the present invention is directed to forming a metal oxide or silicate ...