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Michael J Bennett, John E Nino, Brian D Todoroff: Automated gaming table tracking system and method therefor. Mikohn Gaming Corporation, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, December 24, 1996: US05586936 (409 worldwide citation)

An automated gaming table tracking system for a gaming table, such as blackjack. A sensor located in the dealer's card playing area senses the start and end of each game. A unique player identity card is given to each player that contains information on the player. When a player arrives at a player ...


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Charles H McCrea Jr: Secure multi-site progressive jackpot system for live card games. Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, February 25, 1997: US05605334 (394 worldwide citation)

A secure game table system, adapted for multiple sites under a central control, for monitoring each hand in a live card game. A common deck identity code is located on each card. A shuffler has a circuit for counting the cards from a previous hand which are inserted into the shuffler and which reads ...


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Thomas G Cannon, Daniel L DeHart: System for printing social expression cards in response to electronically transmitted orders. Onkor, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, September 3, 1996: US05552994 (79 worldwide citation)

A system for viewing, ordering, and printing social expression cards includes a database preparation system, a number of card display/order systems, and a number of card printing systems. The database preparation system uses a scanner to input images from a plurality of cards, or a computer software ...


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Michael J Bennett: Time and attendance system and method therefor. Mikohn Gaming Corporation, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, August 27, 1996: US05550359 (75 worldwide citation)

A system and method for rapidly recording employee time and attendance information. A user identification document is provided which contains identification information in the form of a bar code. The user places the document in a three-dimensional scanning region of a reader which scans the bar-code ...


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Michael H Wurthman: Portable blade sharpener for ice skates. Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, January 7, 1997: US05591069 (34 worldwide citation)

An improved ice skate blade sharpening system utilizing a powered rotating grinding wheel. The system has an adjustable guide for preventing canting and twisting of the blade as it is sharpened, and applies a constant cutting pressure to the edge irrespective of the force applied to the skate by the ...


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Dennis E Green, Harry Collier: Cooling cartridge for plastic drinking bottles. Dennis E Green, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, March 11, 1997: US05609039 (31 worldwide citation)

A combination drinking bottle and internal cooling cartridge comprises a cooling cartridge having a top surface and a bottom surface, with a tubulate side wall extending between the top surface and the bottom surface and having a plurality of longitudinal protrusions, each adjacent pair of longitudi ...


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Michael James Vincent: Food package with filling nozzle. Dreyer s Grand Ice Cream, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, November 2, 1999: US05976588 (21 worldwide citation)

A novel food service package for containing a frozen concentrate for use in quick blending a drink of individual proportion is disclosed. The food service package of the present invention has a number of equally sized compartments with formed channels separating the compartments. Channels are formed ...


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David C Acree: Gasket for filling wheel hub with lubricant and method therefor. Imagine That, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, October 1, 1996: US05560619 (8 worldwide citation)

A gasket and a method for filling a wheel hub of a floating axle assembly with a lubricant. The gasket includes a sheet of a material suitable for sealing the lubricant in a cavity of the wheel hub when the gasket is mounted between the axle and wheel hub. The sheet has an inner opening and a retain ...


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Michael James Vincent: Method for making a drink of individual portion. Dreyer&apos s Grnad Ice Cream, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, June 5, 2001: US06242037 (6 worldwide citation)

A novel food service package for containing a frozen concentrate for use in quick blending a drink of individual proportion is disclosed. The food service package of the present invention has a number of equally sized compartments with formed channels separating the compartments. Channels are formed ...


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Michael James Vincent: Method for making frozen concentrate in a package. Dreyer s Grand Ice Cream, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney PC, July 18, 2000: US06090426 (6 worldwide citation)

A novel food service package for containing a frozen concentrate for use in quick blending a drink of individual proportion is disclosed. The food service package of the present invention has a number of equally sized compartments with formed channels separating the compartments. Channels are formed ...