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Terrence Paul McFadden: Dynamic group generation and management. The Procter & Gamble Company, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Len W Lewis, Steven W Miller, December 30, 2003: US06671695 (228 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, program product, and method utilize “dynamic” groups to represent collections of individuals in a computer environment. With a dynamic group, a group membership criterion and a set of member identifiers are associated with one another within a dynamic group data structure, such that th ...


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Fabio Cinelli, Peter Coles, Italo Corzani: Adhesive for secure topical attachment to the skin and comfortable removal. The Procter & Gamble Company, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, April 3, 2001: US06211263 (74 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a combination of a substrate with combinations for attachment to the skin. In particular the present invention relates to a combination of a substrate which can be employed for attachment to the skin of articles such as protective articles, clothing, prosthesis, heat ...


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Nora Liu Carroll, Hyun Sung Lim, George Joseph Ostapchenko, Shailaja R Vaidya, J Michael McKenna, John Joseph Curro, Gary Dean Lavon, Richard L Sparks: Breathable composite sheet structure and absorbent articles utilizing same. The Procter & Gamble Company, Dara M Kendall, John P Colbert, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, December 11, 2007: US07307031 (70 worldwide citation)

A breathable composite sheet material, a method for making such a sheet material, and an absorbent article utilizing the sheet material are provided. The composite sheet material is comprised of a thermoplastic film adhered directly to a fibrous substrate. The thermoplastic film comprises at least 5 ...


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Robert Etheredge, Marion Scocca: Multi-layer absorbent article. Tampax Corporation, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Jeffrey V Bamber, John M Pollaro, July 27, 1999: US05928184 (65 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article for absorption of bodily fluids is provided, including a layer of non-absorbent material defining a tunnel shaped loop and a central portion enclosed by the loop, and an absorbent material retained within the tunnel-shaped loop. The non-absorbent material includes a plurality of ...


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Bruno Johannes Ehrnsperger, Mattias Schmidt, Karl Michael Schumann, Fred Naval Desai, Gary Dean Lavon, Gerald Alfred Young, Donald Carroll Roe: Liquid transport member for high flux rates between two port regions. The Procter & Gamble Company, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Ian S Robinson, Ken K Patel, November 2, 2004: US06811842 (64 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a Liquid transport member with significantly improved liquid handling capability, which has at least one bulk region and a wall region that completely circumscribes said bulk region, and which comprises a port region, whereby the bulk region has an average fluid permeability ...


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Gary Dean LaVon: Disposable absorbent article having backsheet strips. The Procter & Gamble Company, Michael P Hayden, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Ken K Patel, November 8, 2005: US06962578 (61 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article includes two laterally opposing longitudinally extending backsheet strips attached to an exterior surface of an absorbent assembly in laterally opposing attachment zones. Each backsheet strip may include a water-impermeable layer and may be extensible. The absorbent as ...


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Eric Joachim Willms, Achim Schmitt: Garment for use with an absorbent article. The Procter & Gamble Company, Ingrid N Hickman, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Kevin C Johnson, September 11, 2001: US06287169 (61 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to garments that have close body fit. The garment of the present invention comprises an elasticized waistband, a front panel having first and second sections, a rear panel having first and second sections, a crotch region disposed between and joining the front panel to ...


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Filiz Cotert: Package for compressible flat articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Sarah Ann Dressel, Ken K Patel, May 8, 2007: US07213710 (57 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a package for compressible flat articles according to the preamble of claim 1. Moreover, the present invention is related to a method for filling such a package.


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Jerry Edward Carstens, Letha Margie Hines, Nicholas Albert Ahr, Diane Dunn Farris, Nona Jane Redwine, Deborah Catherine Schmitz, Cynthia Lee Alvis, John Richard Noel, Ronald Ray McFall, Thomas Ward Osborn III: Highly efficient absorbent article for use with menstrual pant. The Procter & Gamble Company, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Ingrid W Hickman, Kevin C Johnson, June 24, 2003: US06582411 (56 worldwide citation)

Highly efficient absorbent articles for wearing by a human female such as sanitary napkins, panty liners, and adult incontinence pads. In use, the absorbent articles preferably maintain contact with and cover at least a portion of the inside surfaces of the wearer's labia, the exterior surfaces ...


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Robert Etheredge, Marion Scocca: Method of making a multi-layer absorbent article. Tambrands, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, January 23, 2001: US06177606 (54 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article for absorption of bodily fluids is provided, including a layer of non-absorbent material defining a tunnel shaped loop and a central portion enclosed by the loop, and an absorbent material retained within the tunnel-shaped loop. The non-absorbent material includes a plurality of ...