Fred Thomas
Fred C Thomas, Philip M Walker, Mark T Maguire, Kerwyn L Ballinger, Makarand P Gore: Point-of-sale enablement of optical storage media. Hewlett Packard Company, September 30, 2010: US20100251276-A1

A locking mechanism for an optical storage medium comprises a first portion that is installed on the optical storage medium and a second portion that is lockable to the first portion. When the first and second portions are locked together, the optical storage medium is unusable to access data stored ...

Ana Londergan
Ana R Londergan, Bangalore R Natarajan, Evgeni Gousev, James Randolph Webster, David Heald: Mems cavity-coating layers and methods. Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 30, 2010: US20100245979-A1

Devices, methods, and systems comprising a MEMS device, for example, an interferometric modulator, that comprises a cavity in which a layer coats multiple surfaces. The layer is conformal or non-conformal. In some embodiments, the layer is formed by atomic layer deposition (ALD). Preferably, the lay ...

Sagy Pundak Mintz
Mintz Sagy Pundak: System and method for a risk check. TRADING TECHNOLOGIES INTERNATIONAL, Miller Scott M, September 30, 2010: WO/2010/111268

Systems and methods are described for a risk check. Risk check allows a trading strategy to proceed based on whether the order quantity for each leg of the trading strategy satisfies a certain condition When a trading strategy is initiated, the quantity for each of the orders to be submitted on beha ...

Dr. Jill S. Becker
Roger R Coutu, Jill S Becker, Douwe J Monsma: Reaction chamber with removable liner. Cambridge NanoTech, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC, September 30, 2010: US20100247763-A1

A reaction chamber assembly for thin film deposition processes or the like includes an outer wall assembly for enclosing an outer volume and a removable liner installed into the outer volume through an outer aperture for preventing precursors or reactants from coming into contact with internal surfa ...

Sagy Pundak Mintz
Sagy Pundak Mintz: System and Method for a Risk Check. Trading Technologies International, Mbhb Trading Technologies, September 30, 2010: US20100250423-A1

Various systems and methods are described herein for a risk check. The risk check bases a decision to allow a trading strategy to proceed on whether the order quantity for each leg of the trading strategy satisfies a certain condition. Particularly, when a trading strategy is initiated, the quantity ...

Longzhi Jiang
Longzhi Jiang, John Scaturro Jr, Clifford Ginfrida Jr: Apparatus for supporting and method for forming a support for a magnetic resonance imaging (mri) magnet. Dean D Small, The Small Patent Law Group, September 30, 2010: US20100244824-A1

An apparatus and method for supporting a magnetic resonance imaging magnet are provided. The apparatus includes a magnet coil support structure having a main former body with a plurality of channels and an end flange at each end of the main former body. The end flanges are reinforced with a strength ...

VAN DER SLUIS PETER WILLEM: Robot and method for milking a cow by this robot. ROTEC ENGINEERING, Van Breda Jacques, September 30, 2010: WO/2010/110663 (88 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a robot (6) for moving a milking cup or milking cups (7) from a first resting position to a second operational position or vice versa, in which second position it connects to a cows' teat or teats for collecting milk, wherein it comprises a frame (9), which frame sup ...

GUPTA SOMESH: Redundant host connection in a routed network. BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, Yao Shun, September 30, 2010: WO/2010/111142 (84 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch includes a management mechanism and a configuration mechanism. During operation, the management mechanism is configured to operate the switch in conjunction with the partner switch as a single logical switch. The configuration mec ...

LI LEPING: Fused ring inhibitors of hepatitis c. PRESIDIO PHARMACEUTICALS, Farmer Koppenol Pauline, September 30, 2010: WO/2010/111534 (82 worldwide citation)

Provided herein are compounds, pharmaceutical compositions and combination therapies for treatment of hepatitis C.

COBURN CRAIG A: Inhibitors of hepatitis c virus replication. MERCK SHARP & DOHME, September 30, 2010: WO/2010/111483 (80 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I) that are useful as hepatitis C virus (HCV) NS5A inhibitors, the synthesis of such compounds, and the use of such compounds for inhibiting HCV NS5A activity, for treating or preventing HCV infections and for inhibiting HCV viral replication an ...