Patents by Inventor Charles F. Goetz

Charles F. Goetz 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).

  • Publication number: 20020076672
    Abstract: An emergency kit of orthodontic tools and components comprising a portable and foldable case which contains a pliers-like wire cutting tool, an elongated plastic rod to effect movement of cut wire ends away from the user's gums, a small container of dental wax, a mouth mirror, and at least one sanitizing wiping cloth. The kit facilitates a user thereof to make minor corrections to braces to relieve discomfort associated with loose or broken wires.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2001
    Publication date: June 20, 2002
    Inventors: Harold O. Enoch, Charles F. Goetz
  • Patent number: 5239462
    Abstract: A method and apparatus are provided for the real-time automatic determination of the approval status of a potential borrower of a loan. The method includes (1) transmitting an image of a form by facsimile transmission to a control location, wherein the form contains predefined information applicable to the potential borrower in spaces located at predetermined locations; (2) automatically receiving the image of the form by facsimile transmission at the control location; (3) automatically scanning and interpreting the image of the form to obtain the predefined information; (4) automatically determining at the control location the approval status of the potential borrower according to criteria provided by a lender, wherein the determining step utilizes the predefined information; and (6) automatically transmitting information regarding the approval status from the control location to the potential borrower.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 1992
    Date of Patent: August 24, 1993
    Assignee: Creative Solutions Groups, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert M. Jones, Charles F. Goetz, Larry L. Steele
  • Patent number: D447239
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2001
    Assignee: Patient Solutions Group, LLC
    Inventors: Harold O. Enoch, Charles F. Goetz