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Frank Yang, Christopher Fruhauf, Michael Basha, David Wolbert, Kenneth Yen: Trash cans with variable gearing assemblies. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 28, 2014: US08872459 (15 worldwide citation)

A trash can with a power operated lid can include a lifting mechanism with a motor, a lifting member, and a variable gear. In some embodiments, the motor is operably connected with the variable gear such that the motor can drive the variable gear and/or the lifting member. In certain implementations ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Joseph Sandor, Orlando Cardenas: Soap dispensing units with anti-drip valve. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 25, 2014: US08678244 (8 worldwide citation)

A soap dispenser can be configured to dispense an amount of liquid soap, for example, upon detecting the presence of an object. Certain embodiments of the dispenser include a housing, reservoir, pump, and nozzle. In some embodiments, the dispenser includes a bypass passage, which can facilitate prim ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Guy Cohen, Bryce Wilkins: Dual sensing receptacles. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 7, 2017: US09586755 (6 worldwide citation)

A trashcan assembly can include a body portion, a lid portion pivotably coupled with the body portion, and a sensor assembly configured to generate a signal when an object is detected within a sensing region. The sensor assembly can include a plurality of transmitters having a first subset of transm ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Joseph Sandor, Orlando Cardenas: Liquid dispensing units. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 23, 2016: US09265383 (5 worldwide citation)

A soap dispenser can be configured to dispense an amount of liquid soap, for example, upon detecting the presence of an object. Certain embodiments of the dispenser include a housing, reservoir, pump, motor, sensor, electronic processor, and nozzle. In certain embodiments, the sensor can be configur ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Guy Cohen, Bryce Wilkins: Containers with multiple sensors. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 2, 2018: US09856080 (2 worldwide citation)

A trashcan assembly can include a body portion, a lid portion pivotably coupled with the body portion, and a sensor assembly configured to generate a signal when an object is detected within a sensing region. The sensor assembly can include a plurality of transmitters having a first subset of transm ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Joseph Sandor, Orlando Cardenas, Frederick N Bushroe: Vanity mirror. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 20, 2018: US09897306 (2 worldwide citation)

A mirror assembly can include a housing, a mirror, and a light source. In certain embodiments, the mirror includes a light pipe configured to emit a substantially constant amount of light along a periphery of the mirror. In some embodiments, the mirror assembly includes a sensor assembly. The sensor ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Joseph Sandor, Orlando Cardenas, Frederick N Bushroe: Vanity mirror. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 2, 2017: US09638410 (2 worldwide citation)

A mirror assembly can include a housing, a mirror, and a light source. In certain embodiments, the mirror includes a light pipe configured to emit a substantially constant amount of light along a periphery of the mirror. In some embodiments, the mirror assembly includes a sensor assembly. The sensor ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Joseph Sandor, Kenneth Yen, Orlando Cardenas, Michael Basha, Christopher Fruhauf: Trash can with clutch mechanism. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 17, 2017: US09790025 (1 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments of a trash can assembly (e.g., a receptacle configured to receive refuse, recyclable materials, or otherwise), and related methods, are provided. Some embodiments of the trash can assembly include a body component and a lid configured to move between an open position and a closed ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Kenneth Yen, Guy Cohen, Frederick N Bushroe, Perry Anderson, Michael James Basha, Christopher B Fruhauf, Azhar Meyer, Bradley William Steiner, Brian Y Tachibana, Jesse Dethman: Dual sensing receptacles. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 5, 2017: US09751692 (1 worldwide citation)

A trashcan assembly can include a body portion, a lid portion pivotably coupled with the body portion, and a sensor assembly configured to generate a signal when an object is detected within a sensing region. The sensor assembly can include a plurality of transmitters having a first subset of transm ...


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Frank Yang, David Wolbert, Joseph Sandor, Orlando Cardenas: Liquid dispensing units. simplehuman, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 19, 2017: US09763546

A soap dispenser can be configured to dispense an amount of liquid soap, for example, upon detecting the presence of an object. Certain embodiments of the dispenser include a housing, reservoir, pump, motor, sensor, electronic processor, and nozzle. In certain embodiments, the sensor can be configur ...