Patents Assigned to Lamps Plus, Inc.
  • Patent number: 10138896
    Abstract: A ceiling fan system wherein the motor of the ceiling fan is housed between the ceiling and the roof of an enclosure within which the ceiling fan is to be used, thereby disposing the motor out of view of occupants within the enclosure where the ceiling fan is being used.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 10036529
    Abstract: A lamp shade including a standard lampshade secured to a wire frame having a top ring and a bottom ring and a curtain secured to a curtain shade ring which is supported by being affixed to the terminus of sider wires extending beyond the top ring so that the top and bottom of the curtain extends above and below the top and bottom rings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2018
    Assignee: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Publication number: 20180017229
    Abstract: A lamp shade including a standard lampshade secured to a wire frame having a top ring and a bottom ring and a curtain secured to a curtain shade ring which is supported by being affixed to the terminus of sider wires extending beyond the top ring so that the top and bottom of the curtain extends above and below the top and bottom rings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2016
    Publication date: January 18, 2018
    Applicant: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventor: DENNIS K. SWANSON
  • Publication number: 20170314563
    Abstract: A ceiling fan system wherein the motor of the ceiling fan is housed between the ceiling and the roof of an enclosure within which the ceiling fan is to be used, thereby disposing the motor out of view of occupants within the enclosure where the ceiling fan is being used.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2016
    Publication date: November 2, 2017
    Applicant: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventor: DENNIS K. SWANSON
  • Patent number: 9297524
    Abstract: A stand alone multi-spotlight electric floor lamp having a hollow stem having an axis and carrying electrical wiring to the spotlights wherein the first spotlight is secured to the top of the hollow stem by a pivotal connection permitting the spotlight to be positioned in a plane orthogonal to the axis of the stem and by a swivel connection permitting the spotlight to be positioned in a plane parallel to the axis and two additional spotlights adjustably secured to the stem displaced from the first spotlight.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2016
    Assignee: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Publication number: 20160035187
    Abstract: An interactive fantasy wagering gaming system and method wherein a virtual community of registered users participate by establishing leagues or contests and place wagers using fantasy gold coins and fantasy league dollars which wagers are tracked to determine the winner of a specific league or contest.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2014
    Publication date: February 4, 2016
    Applicant: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventors: ERIK SWANSON, Jon Knarreborg
  • Patent number: 8899798
    Abstract: A lamp having a hollow clear body supported between a base and a cap, a hollow pipe carrying an electrical cord and a light socket dispensed internally of said hollow clear body between said base and said cap and removable through the open upper end of said body to allow the body to become free standing so that a color bearing material can be applied to the internal surface of the clear body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Publication number: 20140153258
    Abstract: A lamp having a hollow clear body supported between a base and a cap, a hollow pipe carrying an electrical cord and a light socket dispensed internally of said hollow clear body between said base and said cap and removable through the open upper end of said body to allow the body to become free standing so that a color bearing material can be applied to the internal surface of the clear body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2012
    Publication date: June 5, 2014
    Applicant: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: DENNIS K. SWANSON
  • Patent number: 7802896
    Abstract: A floor lamp which is constructed of a plurality of elongated members having a plurality of rings affixed to an interior surface of each of the elongated members to provide a substantially circular arrangement with a translucent shade extending substantially along the entire length of the elongated members with a stem secured to and extending upwardly from a base and supporting a plurality of low light level bulbs and terminating in a general area lighting means which extends below the upper surface of the shade so that the tubular shade hides the low light level bulbs and the general area lighting means.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2010
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 7798683
    Abstract: A floor lamp having a hidden first light source intermediate the base and the top of the lamp with an elongated tubular shade enclosing the space within in which the first light source is disposed and defining the outer periphery thereof and obscuring the first light source. A plurality of legs in the form of slat like members having a thickness and a width are equi-angularly disposed and rise from a base. A torchiere is supported at the top of the legs in order to provide illumination by a general area lighting source. The slat like legs define a centrally disposed inner space which receives the first light source, as well as a stem rising from the base and carrying electrical wiring to provide electrical energy to the first light source and the general area light source. A canopy is secured to the upper ends of the slat like legs to maintain them in position to define the centrally disposed inner space.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2010
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 7670036
    Abstract: A lamp having at least a portion of a body formed of translucent material defining a hollow chamber within which a low light level light bulb is housed. A portion of the body is removable to provide easy access to the light bulb for removal and changing when required.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2010
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 7494260
    Abstract: A lamp having at least a portion of a body formed of translucent material defining a hollow chamber within which a low light level light bulb is housed. A portion of the body is removable to provide easy access to the light bulb for removal and changing when required.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 24, 2009
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 7461956
    Abstract: A lamp having a body which defines a hollow chamber and is constructed at least in part from translucent material has one or more night lights directed upwardly and supported therein. The body includes a top crown which is held in place by a lock ring secured upon threads of a coupling device. Access to the upwardly directed night lights is obtained by removing the lock ring and moving the top crown upwardly to provide access to the hollow chamber so that one may insert his or her hand into the hollow chamber to remove and replace the lamp. The top crown is then replaced and the lock ring again secured.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2008
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 7350943
    Abstract: A lamp having at least a portion of a body formed of translucent material defining a hollow chamber within which a low light level light bulb is housed. A portion of the body is removable to provide easy access to the light bulb for removal and changing when required.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2005
    Date of Patent: April 1, 2008
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: 7347593
    Abstract: A Giclee printed lamp shade and method of making the same which includes a lamp shade having a frame having a top and bottom of the same geometric configuration and dimensions to provide flat sides thereto. A Giclee printed fine art canvas material is permanently adhesively secured to base material which is affixed to the lamp shade frame. The Giclee printing is accomplished by providing a digital image to be printed on the canvas, providing a printer capable of accomplishing the Giclee printing, imparting the digital image to the Giclee printer, Giclee printing the image on the canvas material and securing the canvas bearing the Giclee printed image to the outer surface of the lamp shade.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2006
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2008
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: D557856
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2007
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: D595441
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2006
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2009
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: D604888
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2009
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: D611646
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2010
    Assignee: Lamps Plus, Inc.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson
  • Patent number: D737496
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2015
    Assignee: LAMPS PLUS, INC.
    Inventor: Dennis K. Swanson