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William Alasdair MacDonald, Pierre Georges Osborne Moussalli, Kenneth Evans, Julian Peter Attard, David Boyce, Christopher Charles Naylor, Brian John Farmer legal representative, David Edward Robins legal representative: Process for the production of brittle polymeric film. Dupont Teijin Films US, RatnerPrestia, May 18, 2010: US07718104 (34 worldwide citation)

A process for the production of a polymeric film comprising a copolyester having an acid component and a diol component, said acid component comprising a dicarboxylic acid and a sulfomonomer containing a sulfonate group attached to the aromatic nucleus of an aromatic dicarboxylic acid, said process ...


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David Lawrence, Peter Nitze, Alasdair MacDonald: Systems and methods for automated political risk management. Goldman Sachs & Co, Regulatory Datacorp International, Buckley Maschoff & Talwalker, June 17, 2008: US07389265 (17 worldwide citation)

According to some embodiments, a computer-implemented method to facilitate management of risk related to political exposure associated with a financial transaction may comprise receiving financial transaction data associated with the transaction, determining that the participant is a politically ide ...


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William Alasdair MacDonald, Leigh Beckett Richardson: Heat-stabilised poly(ethylene naphthalate) film for flexible electronic and opto-electronics devices. DuPont Teijin Films U S Partnership, RatnerPrestia, September 5, 2006: US07101627 (9 worldwide citation)

The use of a heat-stabilized, heat-set oriented film comprising poly(ethylene naphthalate) as a substrate in, or in the manufacture of, an electronic or opto-electronic device containing a conjugated conductive polymer, wherein said film has a shrinkage at 30 mins at 230° C. of less than 1%; and a c ...


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David Lawrence, Peter Nitze, Alasdair MacDonald: Method, system, apparatus, program code, and means for determining a relevancy of information. Goldman Sachs & Co, Regulatory DataCorp International, Buckley Maschoff & Talwalkar, April 14, 2009: US07519587 (8 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments include a system, method, apparatus and means for determining a relevancy of information include comparing information in an input data packet with a set of relevant keywords to determine that the input data packet contains one or more of the relevant keywords, tagging portions of t ...


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William Alasdair MacDonald, Leigh Beckett Richardson: Heat-stabilised poly(ethylene naphthalate) film for flexible electronic and opto-electronic devices. Dupont Teijin Films U S Partnership, RatnerPrestia, November 27, 2007: US07300703 (3 worldwide citation)

The use of a heat-stabilized, heat-set oriented film comprising poly(ethylene naphthalate) as a substrate in, or in the manufacture of, an electronic or opto-electronic device containing a conjugated conductive polymer, wherein said film has a shrinkage at 30 mins at 230° C. of less than 1%; and a c ...


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David Lawrence, Peter Nitze, Alasdair MacDonald: Systems, methods, apparatus, and schema for storing, managing and retrieving information. Goldman Sachs & Co, Perkins Coie, June 24, 2014: US08762191 (2 worldwide citation)

An amount of risk associated with a transaction may be determined by transforming collected information into a searchable database where the collected information may be assessed for relevancy and redundancy, parsed into categories of relevancy based on at least one risk, stored in a database, and o ...


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William Alasdair MacDonald, Julia Elizabeth Friend Angold, David Brown: Antimicrobial polymeric film. DuPont Teijin Films U S Partnership, RatnerPrestia, April 27, 2010: US07705078 (2 worldwide citation)

An anti-microbial polymeric film comprising a polymeric substrate layer and an inorganic anti-microbial compound of formula (I): AgaHbAcM2(PO4)3.nH2O wherein: A is at least one ion selected from an alkali or alkaline earth metal ion; M is a tetravalent metal ion; a is in the range 0.4 to 0.5; b and ...


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Alasdair MacDonald, Graeme Kelbie: Spoolable coiled tubing spear for use in wellbores and methods of using same. Baker Hughes Incorporated, Greenberg Traurig, Anthony F Matheny, February 28, 2012: US08122960 (2 worldwide citation)

Coiled tubing spears for retrieving a section of cut coiled tubing comprises a mandrel having attachment members, e.g., spears, at upper and lower ends for facilitating connection of the upper end of the mandrel to a spooled section of coiled tubing and the lower end of the mandrel to a section of c ...


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Colin Jones, John Alasdair MacDonald Cameron, Gary John Smart, David S Grant: Method and apparatus for isolating tubing with a swellable seal. Weatherford Lamb, Patterson & Sheridan L, December 25, 2012: US08336618 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for isolating at least a portion of a tubular for use in a wellbore comprising a first, inner tubular in the form of carrier tube and a second, outer tubular in the form of protective shroud, coupled to the carrier tube. One or more aperture is provided in a wall of the carrier tube for ...


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David Lawrence, Peter Nitze, Alasdair MacDonald: Method, system, apparatus, program code and means for determining a redundancy of information. Goldman Sachs & Co, Perkins Coie, May 14, 2013: US08442953 (1 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments include a system, method, apparatus and means for determining that first information in an input data packet is not redundant with second information previously stored in a database system, includes receiving the input data packet, generating a database query based on one or more ta ...