Lars Dalsgaard, Petteri Lundén, Elena Virtej: Interferer activity signaling for time domain (TDM) inter-cell interference coordination (ICIC). Nokia Corporation, Squire Patton Boggs, September 16, 2014: US08838125 (32 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for fast interference signaling is provided. The method may include configuring, by an evolved node B (eNB), at least one user equipment to indicate to the eNB when an activity state of at least one interferer changes. Based on the indicated activity state, the eNB can schedul ...

Yunbing Wang: Stent formed from bioerodible metal-bioceramic composite. Abbott Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Patton Boggs, April 7, 2015: US08998978 (20 worldwide citation)

Medical devices and methods of fabricating such medical devices, such as stents, formed at least in part from a metal matrix composite including bioceramic particles dispersed within an erodible metal are disclosed.

Masaki Ueno, Masaya Agata: Torque-calculating control system for an internal combustion engine. Honda Motor, Squire Patton Boggs, September 8, 2015: US09127614 (20 worldwide citation)

A control system for an internal combustion engine, which is capable of directly and properly calculating the most fuel-efficient torque according to operating conditions of the engine without setting or learning in advance operating lines indicative of the most fuel-efficient torques, thereby makin ...


Lothar W Kleiner, John Stankus, Nam D Pham, Michael H Ngo, Bozena Zofia Maslanka, Syed Faiyaz Ahmed Hossainy, Mikael Trollsas, Yiwen Tang: Bioabsorbable coating with tunable hydrophobicity. Abbott Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Patton Boggs, February 24, 2015: US08961589 (16 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to implantable medical devices coated with polymer having tunable hydrophobicity and their use in the treatment of vascular diseases.

David C Gale, Yunbing Wang, Syed Faiyaz Ahmed Hossainy, Bin Huang, Garth L Wilkes, Vincent J Gueriguian: Method of making polymer-bioceramic composite implantable medical devices from a suspension solution of bioceramic particles. Abbott Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Patton Boggs, April 7, 2015: US08999369 (16 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices relating to polymer-bioceramic composite implantable medical devices, such as stents are disclosed. A suspension solution is formed including a fluid, a biodegradable polymer, and bioceramic particles. The biodegradable polymer and particles are precipitated from the suspension t ...

Jesus S Gomez: Bolt carrier and bolt for gas operated firearms. LWRC International, Squire Patton Boggs, September 30, 2014: US08844424 (11 worldwide citation)

An improved bolt and bolt carrier with integral gas key having an extension nozzle threadedly secured and pinned to the gas key for use with a direct gas operated firearm is provided. The extension nozzle is designed to receive a portion of the host firearms gas operating system. The firing pin reta ...

Klaus Franz Doppler, Cássio Barboza Ribiero, Klaus Hugl, Pekka Janis, Carl Simon Wijting: Interference suppression during device-to-device communications. Nokia Corporation, Squire Patton Boggs, July 15, 2014: US08780830 (11 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed that includes selecting one or more terminals involved in a device-to-device communication to which interference caused by a transmission to one or more other terminals should be suppressed, and choosing a number of degrees of freedom from a predetermined number of degrees of f ...

William Fitzgerald, Peter Bermingham, Frank Hannigan, Paul Prendergast: Method for mitigating the unauthorized use of a device. Yougetitback, Allen J Moss, Squire Patton Boggs, May 12, 2015: US09031536 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to systems and methods for detecting the loss, theft or unauthorized use of a device and/or altering the functionality of the device in response. In one embodiment, a device monitors its use, its local environment, and/or its operating context to determine that the device i ...

John E Papp, Syed Faiyaz Ahmed Hossainy, Michael Ngo, Chad Abunassar, Boris Anukhin, Mikael Trollsas, Lewis B Schwartz: Segmented scaffold designs. Abbott Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Patton Boggs, September 16, 2014: US08834556 (10 worldwide citation)

Segmented scaffolds composed of disconnected scaffold segments with overlapping end rings are disclosed. Scaffolds with at least one discontinuous link are also disclosed.