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Andrew Kaplan, Gregory L Ruff, Jeffrey C Leung, Matthew A Megaro: Suture method. Quill Medical, Michael G Johnston, Matthew W Witsil, Moore & VanAllen PLLC, June 6, 2006: US07056331 (103 worldwide citation)

A method for joining and holding closed a wound in bodily tissue, fastening junctions of wounds, tying off wounds, joining a foreign element to tissue, and altering the position of tissue using a barbed suture including sharp pointed ends. Each end of the suture includes barbs on that permit movemen ...


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Christopher N Case, Robert C Hunt: Privacy keypad. Yale Security, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Matthew W Witsil, Michael G Johnston, August 15, 2006: US07091429 (71 worldwide citation)

A privacy keypad providing privacy for keypad character entry and concealment of a joint in an escutcheon. A privacy keypad may include a faceplate, a keypad disposed on the faceplate, and at least one protrusion integral with the faceplate. An escutcheon for a door lock may include a housing, a key ...


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Christopher N Case, Robert C Hunt: Modular escutcheon. Yale Security, Matthew W Witsil, Michael G Johnston, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, July 26, 2011: US07984631 (35 worldwide citation)

A modular escutcheon for a door lock including a plurality of covers. Each higher cover may progressively project outward from the surface of a door more than the covers below. Top and bottom edges of adjacent covers abut to form a joint, which may be partly or completely concealed resulting from th ...


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John E Miesner: Shock and acoustic mount. General Dynamics Advanced Technology Systems, Matthew W Witsil, Michael G Johnston, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, January 22, 2002: US06340153 (29 worldwide citation)

A shock and acoustic mount for reducing transmission of forces between two relatively moveable members such as a mounted component and a supporting structure, providing a compressible fluid spring with large allowable relative movement of the mounted component and support structure. The mount compri ...


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Leonard John Sedgwick, Anne Marie Sedgwick: Supporting device. InnoZinc, Matthew W Witsil, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, May 11, 2010: US07713013 (27 worldwide citation)

A device for supporting an article on a structure. The support device includes an elongate body with a head at one end, a neck, a shoulder flange, and an elongate threaded shank with threads extending therefrom. The head and/or neck may be arranged to engage the article, and the shoulder flange has ...


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Robin Edward Smith, Brandon C Hoover: Multi-function tool handle. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Matthew W Witsil, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, August 11, 2009: US07571517 (23 worldwide citation)

The tool handle of the invention includes a shank connected via a ratcheting mechanism to a male square drive. A pair of handle wings are pivotally connected to the shank at a transverse pivot hinge such that the handle wings can be changed between a screwdriver-type configuration, an L-shape config ...


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Philip J Blizzard: Pressure-applying garment for animals. Thundershirt, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Matthew W Witsil, Michael G Johnston, October 23, 2012: US08291867 (21 worldwide citation)

A garment to reduce an animal's anxiety, fearfulness, overexcitement, or a combination thereof. The garment may include a central portion, flaps extending from opposite sides of the central portion, and, in some cases, a cinching member that extends from a central area of the central portion. The fl ...


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Daniel Geoffrey Edelman, Steven Leonard Wigman: Method for producing titanium-bearing microalloyed high-strength low-alloy steel. Nucor Corporation, Matthew W Witsil, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, December 30, 2003: US06669789 (20 worldwide citation)

A composition and method of making a high-strength low-alloy hot-rolled steel sheet, strip, or plate bearing titanium as the principal or only microalloy strengthening element. The steel is substantially ferritic and has a microstructure that is at least 20% acicular ferrite. The steel has a minimum ...


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David J Trettin, Jon Aaron Schlosser, Mark Allen Catron: Transport system for tanks. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dannis J Williamson, Matthew W Witsil, Moore & Van Allen, October 21, 2008: US07438084 (18 worldwide citation)

A tank transport system consisting of a wheeled cart having compartments for holding tanks includes a hose compartment that stores the hoses for the tanks and other associated equipment. The hose compartment includes a flip down door that, in its open position, is disposed substantially horizontally ...


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Matthew Shute, Steven R Levine: Tape measure. Irwin Industrial Tool Company, Dennis J Williamson, Matthew W Witsil, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, May 27, 2008: US07377050 (16 worldwide citation)

A tape measure housing is comprised of two asymmetrical housing portions. The first housing portion comprises a receptacle in which the tape measure components are located. The second housing portion comprises a cover that encloses the first portion along a seam that is asymmetrically disposed on th ...