Category Archives: Patents

Ramey & Schwaller files new lawsuit against Repro-Med Systems, Inc.

Ramey & Schwaller has filed a new lawsuit in the United States District Court – Eastern District of Texas alleging infringement of U.S. Patent No. 9,808,576 for our client EMED Technologies Corporation.  The technology is related to devices and methods for protecting a user from a sharp tip of a medical needle. In an embodiment, a device includes a central body portion, a medical needle having a sharp tip, a pair of wings in attachment to the central body portion, and a hook-and-loop fastening system disposed on at least one of the wings, and configured to selectively attach the wings together with the medical needle positioned between the wing so as to protect a user from the sharp tip of the medical needle.  In another embodiment, a method includes withdrawing a sharp tip of a medical needle from a patient, closing a pair of wings with the medical needle positioned between the wings, and fastening the wings together with the medical needle positioned between the wings so as to protect the user from the sharp tip of the medical needle.

11-08-17 PR_Notification of New Patent Issuance – final

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with an international client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies, and the use of skilled professionals.

Congratulations to Texas A&M

Ramey & Schwaller wishes to congratulate its client The Texas A&M University System on issuance of U.S. Patent Number PP28,435 titled ‘SMOOTH ZEST TWO’ on September 26, 2017.  The patent is a new variety of Prunus persica named ‘Smooth Zest Two’.  This new variety, which requires 200 to 250 chilling units of dormancy, is considered to be a nectarine tree of early season maturity, which ripens in early to mid May in the medium chill zone of Texas and produces yellow fleshed fruit that are very firm, attractively colored, and suitable for both the local and regional fresh fruit market.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with an international client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing clients results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.

Congratulations to Texas A&M

Ramey & Schwaller wishes to congratulate its client The Texas A&M University System on issuance of U.S. Patent Number PP28,443 titled ‘SMOOTH DELIGHT TWO’ on September 26, 2017.  The patent is a new variety of Prunus persica named ‘Smooth Delight Two’.  This new variety, which requires 350-400 chilling units of dormancy, is a nectarine tree of early season maturity, which ripens in early to mid-May in the medium chill zone of Texas and produces yellow fleshed sub acid fruit that are firm, attractively colored, and suitable for both local and regional fresh fruit markets.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with an international client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing clients results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.

Congratulations to Texas A&M

Ramey & Schwaller wishes to congratulate its client Texas A&M on issuance of U.S. Patent Number PP28,171 , a Nectarine tree named ‘Smooth Texan One’ on July 11, 2017. The patent is a new variety of Prunus persica named ‘Smooth Texan One’ . This new variety, which requires approximately 600 chilling units of dormancy, is considered to be a nectarine tree of early season maturity, ripening in mid- to late-May in the medium chill zone of Texas, which produces yellow fleshed fruit that are firm, attractively colored, and suiteable for both local and regional markets.

 

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office. We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.

Congratulations to Coil Solutions, Inc.

Ramey & Schwaller wishes to congratulate its client Coil Solutions, Inc. on issuance of U.S. Patent Number 9,175,535 titled Propulsion Generator and Method on November 3, 2015. The patent is a propulsion generator which employs one or more unbalanced rotors, such as fly wheels or other unbalanced rotating members, which can be connected at a lower portion of a downhole coiled tubing string or other downhole tubular string for inducing propulsion of the coiled tubing.

 

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office. We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.

Congratulations to Raptor Rig, Inc.

Ramey & Schwaller wishes to congratulate its client Raptor Rig, Inc. on issuance of U.S. Patent Number 9,511,196 B2 titled Dual Device Apparatus and Methods Usable in Well Drilling and other Operations on January 24, 2017. The present disclosure relates generally to devices and methods useable during well drilling operation.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office. We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies and the use of skilled professionals.

 

Ramey & Schwaller issues patent directed towards a neural injection system

Ramey & Schwaller congratulates its client Custom Medical Applications for U.S. Patent No. 9,302,072.  The patent claims a novel neural injection system and related methods for use in various endoscopic procedures. The patent issued in April of 2016.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies, and the use of skilled professionals.

Ramey & Schwaller issues patent directed towards oral composition for enhancing remineralization of teeth

Ramey & Schwaller congratulates its client M&O Solutions, LLC for U.S. Patent No. 9,333,154.  The patent claims an  dual oral composition is provided having a first peroxide containing component and a second bicarbonate-containing component having exceptional anti-plaque and antibacterial action with re-mineralization properties.  The patent issued in May of 2016.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies, and the use of skilled professionals.

Ramey & Schwaller issues patent directed towards automatic suturing apparatus

Ramey & Schwaller congratulates its client Vinay Badhwar for U.S. Patent No. 9,357,999.  The patent claims an automatic suturing apparatus comprises triggers that activate suturing and securing of the tissue of a patient. An automatic suturing apparatus also comprises triggers that activate suturing and securing of a valve to tissue of a patient. The automatic suturing apparatus can be used in systems and kits.  An automatic suturing apparatus can be used in methods of suturing a tissue or a valve to tissue.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies, and the use of skilled professionals.

 

Ramey & Schwaller issues patent directed towards Transcorporeal Delivery System

Ramey & Schwaller congratulates its client Vinay Badhwar for U.S. Patent No. 9,358,109.  The patent claims a transcorporeal delivery system and method provide the ability to perform minimally invasive valve replacement surgery.  The transcorporeal delivery system provides a device and method for trans corporeal (traversing the body surface) low profile delivery of a replacement valve, intracorporeal (inside the body) stabilization for suture placement, and minimal change to current valve replacement surgical implantation techniques.

Ramey & Schwaller is a full-service intellectual property law firm working with a national client base from our Houston, Texas office.  We are dedicated to enhancing client results through efficient practice management, innovative technologies, and the use of skilled professionals.