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Gregory L Slaughter, Thomas E Saulpaugh, Bernard A Traversat, Mohamed M Abdelaziz: Mechanism and apparatus for returning results of services in a distributed computing environment. Sun Microsystems, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, March 15, 2005: US06868447 (186 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for returning results of services within a distributed computing environment are provided. After a client invokes one or more functions of a service, results of the function(s) may be returned to the client in a plurality of ways: for example, in a message, in a space (e.g., a ne ...


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John T McDevitt, Eric V Anslyn, Jason B Shear, Dean P Neikirk: Detection system based on an analyte reactive particle. The University of Texas System, Eric B Meyertons, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, August 5, 2003: US06602702 (181 worldwide citation)

A system for the rapid characterization of multi-analyte fluids, in one embodiment, includes a light source, a sensor array, and a detector. The sensor array is formed from a supporting member into which a plurality of cavities may be formed. A series of chemically sensitive particles are, in one em ...


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David Burke: Method and apparatus for executing standard functions in a computer system using a field programmable gate array. Sun Microsystems, B Noël Kivlin, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, March 9, 2004: US06704816 (181 worldwide citation)

A computer system comprising mass storage, a system bus connected to the mass storage, and a processor unit connected to the system bus. A library of standard functions is stored in the mass storage. Each library function is stored in at least one of two versions. The first version is obtained from ...


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Brett B Stewart: Method and apparatus for geographic-based communications service. Wayport, Jeffrey C Hood, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, February 24, 2004: US06697018 (176 worldwide citation)

A geographic-based communications service system has a mobile unit for transmitting/receiving information, and access points connected to a network. The access points are arranged in a known geographic locations and transmit and receive information from the mobile unit. When one of the access points ...


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Weibao Wu, Sinh D Nguyen, Kirk W Clowser: Snapshot reconstruction from an existing snapshot and one or more modification logs. VERITAS Operating Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, B Noël Kivlin, December 27, 2005: US06981114 (174 worldwide citation)

A deleted snapshot of a data volume may be reconstructed from an existing snapshot and one or more modification logs. For example, modifications to the data volume that occur subsequent to creation of a first snapshot may be logged in a modification log. If the first snapshot is deleted, the first s ...


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Brett B Stewart, James Thompson, Kathleen E McClelland: Distributed network communication system which enables multiple network providers to use a common distributed network infrastructure. Wayport, Jeffrey C Hood, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, May 4, 2004: US06732176 (172 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing access and/or roaming features on a network system. The network system includes a plurality of wireless and/or wired access points coupled to a network. A portable computing device (PCD) of a user may store identification information which uniquely indicates a netwo ...


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Erik J Wagner, Ralph F Rashbaum: Sacral screw assembly and method. Spinal Concepts, Eric B Meyertons, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, May 20, 2003: US06565566 (172 worldwide citation)

A sacral screw assembly may provide a connection to a sacrum for a spinal fixation assembly. The sacral screw assembly may include a fixation component, connector, spinal rod, and a fastener. The connector and fixation component are configured to interconnect so that the connector inhibits translati ...


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Brett R Stewart: System and method for providing improved services in a geographic-based network system. Wayport, Jeffrey C Hood, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, July 6, 2004: US06759960 (169 worldwide citation)

A geographic-based communications service system has a mobile unit for transmitting/receiving information, and access points connected to a network. The access points are arranged in a known geographic locations and transmit and receive information from the mobile unit. When one of the access points ...


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Charles R Gordon, Corey T Harbold, Heather S Hanson: Expandable intervertebral implant. Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Eric B Meyertons, July 13, 2010: US07753958 (162 worldwide citation)

An expandable intervertebral implant for insertion between vertebrae of a human spine is described. The intervertebral implant includes an upper body that engages a first vertebra of the human spine, a lower body that engages a second vertebra of the human spine, an insert, and an advancing element. ...


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Charles Gordon, Corey Harbold: Artificial functional spinal unit assemblies. Flexuspine, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Eric B Meyertons, April 17, 2007: US07204853 (161 worldwide citation)

An artificial functional spinal unit is provided comprising, generally, an expandable artificial intervertebral implant that can be placed via a posterior surgical approach and used in conjunction with one or more artificial facet joints to provide an anatomically correct range of motion. Expandable ...