Patents by Inventor Casey Fale

Casey Fale has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 9438585
    Abstract: A system is provided and facilitates management of a device by a first entity and management of a third entity by a second entity, wherein by way of the system access rights permitting access otherwise prevented by the device are assignable by the first entity to the second entity, the access rights are able to be administrated by the second entity to the third entity, and the access is obtainable by the third entity using a combination of the access rights and personal identification information to affect the device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2016
    Assignee: UTC FIRE & SECURITY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Adam Kuenzi, Teri Lynne Briskey, James Young, Jonah J. Harkema, David Casey Fale
  • Publication number: 20150264037
    Abstract: A system is provided and facilitates management of a device by a first entity and management of a third entity by a second entity, wherein by way of the system access rights permitting access otherwise prevented by the device are assignable by the first entity to the second entity, the access rights are able to be administrated by the second entity to the third entity, and the access is obtainable by the third entity using a combination of the access rights and personal identification information to affect the device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 15, 2015
    Publication date: September 17, 2015
    Inventors: Adam Kuenzi, Teri Lynne Briskey, James Young, Jonah J. Harkema, David Casey Fale
  • Patent number: 9135422
    Abstract: A system is provided and facilitates management of a device by a first entity and management of a third entity by a second entity, wherein by way of the system access rights permitting access otherwise prevented by the device are assignable by the first entity to the second entity, the access rights are able to be administrated by the second entity to the third entity, and the access is obtainable by the third entity using a combination of the access rights and personal identification information to affect the device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2015
    Assignee: UTC FIRE & SECURITY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Adam Kuenzi, Teri Lynne Briskey, James Young, Jonah J. Harkema, David Casey Fale
  • Patent number: 8786400
    Abstract: An access device for a system having at least one lock that is configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the at least one lock and a computer is disposed at a remote location from the at least one lock and the access device. The computer is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device comprises at least one key configured for communicating with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the lock over a secondary wireless communications path and wherein the at least one key further is configured as authorized to unlock the at least one lock absent a de-authorizing instruction from the computer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 22, 2014
    Assignee: UTC Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
    Inventors: Michael T. Harkins, Casey Fale
  • Patent number: 8437740
    Abstract: A key control system includes at least one premise, a lockbox capable of securing a key to the premise and at least one mobile telephone associated with a user and having a stored access device program capable of communicating an access request to the lockbox. The premise is subject to authorized access by others, such as the user, based on preferences of an approval party established with the system. If specified by these preferences, the mobile telephone automatically initiates a communication to a selected destination to request approval of the access request.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2009
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2013
    Assignee: UTC Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
    Inventors: Jay Despain, James Petrizzi, Casey Fale, Jonathan G. Hays, Wayne F. Larson
  • Patent number: 8335488
    Abstract: A key control system includes at least one premise, a lockbox capable of securing a key to the premise and at least one mobile telephone associated with a user and having a stored access device program capable of communicating an access request to the lockbox. The premise is subject to authorized access by others, such as the user, based on preferences of an approval party established with the system. If specified by these preferences, the mobile telephone automatically initiates a communication to a selected destination to request approval of the access request.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2012
    Assignee: UTC Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
    Inventors: Jay Despain, James Petrizzi, Casey Fale, Jonathan G. Hays
  • Publication number: 20120180123
    Abstract: A system is provided and facilitates management of a device by a first entity and management of a third entity by a second entity, wherein by way of the system access rights permitting access otherwise prevented by the device are assignable by the first entity to the second entity, the access rights are able to be administrated by the second entity to the third entity, and the access is obtainable by the third entity using a combination of the access rights and personal identification information to affect the device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 6, 2011
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Applicant: UTC FIRE & SECURITY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Adam Kuenzi, Teri Lynne Briskey, James Young, Jonah J. Harkema, David Casey Fale
  • Publication number: 20120126936
    Abstract: An access device for a system having at least one lock that is configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the at least one lock and a computer is disposed at a remote location from the at least one lock and the access device. The computer is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device comprises at least one key configured for communicating with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the lock over a secondary wireless communications path and wherein the at least one key further is configured as authorized to unlock the at least one lock absent a de-authorizing instruction from the computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2011
    Publication date: May 24, 2012
    Applicant: UTC Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
    Inventors: Michael Harkins, Casey Fale
  • Patent number: 8058971
    Abstract: An access device for a system having at least one lock that is configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the at least one lock and a computer is disposed at a remote location from the at least one lock and the access device. The computer is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device comprises at least one key configured for communicating with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the lock over a secondary wireless communications path and wherein the at least one key further is configured as authorized to unlock the at least one lock absent a de-authorizing instruction from the computer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2011
    Assignee: UTC Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
    Inventors: Michael Harkins, Casey Fale
  • Publication number: 20110053557
    Abstract: A key control system includes at least one premise, a lockbox capable of securing a key to the premise and at least one mobile telephone associated with a user and having a stored access device program capable of communicating an access request to the lockbox. The premise is subject to authorized access by others, such as the user, based on preferences of an approval party established with the system. If specified by these preferences, the mobile telephone automatically initiates a communication to a selected destination to request approval of the access request.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2009
    Publication date: March 3, 2011
    Inventors: Jay DESPAIN, James PETRIZZI, Casey FALE, Jonathan G. HAYS, Wayne F. Larson
  • Patent number: 7880584
    Abstract: An access device is provided for a system that has a plurality of locks that are each configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the lock and a computer that is disposed at a remote location from the locks and that is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device includes at least one key configured for communicating with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the locks over a secondary wireless path. The at least one key is also configured to send a predefined text message for receipt by the computer and wherein the predefined text message provides an indication to the computer as to at least one other key whereto the predefined text message is to be sent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2006
    Date of Patent: February 1, 2011
    Assignee: UTC Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
    Inventors: Wayne Floyd Larson, Michael Harkins, Casey Fale, Teri Lynné Briskey, Jerry Switzer
  • Publication number: 20100011418
    Abstract: A key control system includes at least one premise, a lockbox capable of securing a key to the premise and at least one mobile telephone associated with a user and having a stored access device program capable of communicating an access request to the lockbox. The premise is subject to authorized access by others, such as the user, based on preferences of an approval party established with the system. If specified by these preferences, the mobile telephone automatically initiates a communication to a selected destination to request approval of the access request.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2009
    Publication date: January 14, 2010
    Inventors: Jay Despain, James Petrizzi, Casey Fale, Jonathan G. Hays
  • Patent number: 7606558
    Abstract: A key control system includes at least one premise, a lockbox capable of securing a key to the premise and at least one mobile telephone associated with a user and having a stored access device program capable of communicating an access request to the lockbox. The premise is subject to authorized access by others, such as the user, based on preferences of an approval party established with the system. If specified by these preferences, the mobile telephone automatically initiates a communication to a selected destination to request approval of the access request.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2009
    Assignee: GE Security, Inc.
    Inventors: Jay Despain, James Petrizzi, Casey Fale, Jonathon G. Hays
  • Publication number: 20070290797
    Abstract: An access device for a system having at least one lock that is configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the at least one lock and a computer is disposed at a remote location from the at least one lock and the access device. The computer is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device comprises at least one key configured for communicating with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the lock over a secondary wireless communications path and wherein the at least one key further is configured as authorized to unlock the at least one lock absent a de-authorizing instruction from the computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2006
    Publication date: December 20, 2007
    Inventors: Michael Harkins, Casey Fale
  • Publication number: 20070290799
    Abstract: An access device for a real estate lockbox system that has at least one lock that is configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the at least one lock and a computer that is disposed at a remote location from the at least one lock and that is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device includes at least one key that is configured to communicate with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the at least one lock over a secondary wireless path. The at least one key is also configured to radiate a directed beam of electromagnetic energy that has a frequency that is in the visible spectrum and that is usable to illuminate the at least one lock.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2006
    Publication date: December 20, 2007
    Inventors: Michael Harkins, Teri Lynne Briskey, Casey Fale
  • Publication number: 20070290798
    Abstract: An access device is provided for a system that has a plurality of locks that are each configured to receive instructions and to energize a lock mechanism to unlock the lock and a computer that is disposed at a remote location from the locks and that is connected to a primary wireless communication path. The access device includes at least one key configured for communicating with the computer via the primary wireless communication path and to communicate with the locks over a secondary wireless path. The at least one key is also configured to send a predefined text message for receipt by the computer and wherein the predefined text message provides an indication to the computer as to at least one other key whereto the predefined text message is to be sent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2006
    Publication date: December 20, 2007
    Inventors: Wayne Floyd Larson, Michael Harkins, Casey Fale, Teri Lynne Briskey, Jerry Switzer
  • Publication number: 20040219903
    Abstract: A key control system includes at least one premise, a lockbox capable of securing a key to the premise and at least one mobile telephone associated with a user and having a stored access device program capable of communicating an access request to the lockbox. The premise is subject to authorized access by others, such as the user, based on preferences of an approval party established with the system. If specified by these preferences, the mobile telephone automatically initiates a communication to a selected destination to request approval of the access request.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2004
    Publication date: November 4, 2004
    Applicant: General Electric Company
    Inventors: Jay Despain, James Petrizzi, Casey Fale, Jonathan G. Hays