Patents by Inventor Donald Clemens

Donald Clemens 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: 20020111886
    Abstract: A method and system of effecting a payment from a payor in response to a payment request, comprising selecting a payment method from a set of payment methods. The payment method may be independent of a payment method selected for a payee. The payment may be effected by transmitting a message comprising a get funds trigger, a get funds type, a send funds trigger, and a send funds type, corresponding to the payment transaction. A method and system may receive a plurality of payment transaction notices, calculating a net account status value based on the plurality of transaction notice, and executing payment of the net account status value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2001
    Publication date: August 15, 2002
    Inventors: William L. Chenevich, Mark S. Coronna, Mark Robert O'Leary, Christopher Donald Clemens
  • Publication number: 20020111915
    Abstract: A method and system of effecting a payment from a payor in response to a payment request, comprising selecting a payment method from a set of payment methods. The payment method may be independent of a payment method selected for a payee. The payment may be effected by transmitting a message comprising a get funds trigger, a get funds type, a send funds trigger, and a send funds type, corresponding to the payment transaction. A method and system may receive a plurality of payment transaction notices, calculating a net account status value based on the plurality of transaction notice, and executing payment of the net account status value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2001
    Publication date: August 15, 2002
    Inventors: Christopher Donald Clemens, Mark S. Coronna, Mark Robert O'Leary
  • Publication number: 20020111916
    Abstract: A method and system of effecting a payment from a payor in response to a payment request, comprising selecting a payment method from a set of payment methods. The payment method may be independent of a payment method selected for a payee. The payment may be effected by transmitting a message comprising a get funds trigger, a get funds type, a send funds trigger, and a send funds type, corresponding to the payment transaction. A method and system may receive a plurality of payment transaction notices, calculating a net account status value based on the plurality of transaction notice, and executing payment of the net account status value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2001
    Publication date: August 15, 2002
    Inventors: Mark S. Coronna, Mark Robert O'Leary, Christopher Donald Clemens
  • Patent number: 6118657
    Abstract: A clip secures a pin fin heat sink to a fan. The clip includes a frame having a width which can be wedged between the fins of the heat sink. Blades extend downwardly from the frame and bear against the heat sink fins to secure the frame to the heat sink. The clip is locked in place by barbs which extend upwardly to engage the fins of the heat sink when the clip is urged in a direction which would free it of the heat sink.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 1997
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2000
    Assignee: Thermalloy, Inc.
    Inventor: Donald Clemens
  • Patent number: 6115253
    Abstract: A strap spring mounts a heat sink to an electronic device by snapping holes in the leg over ears of a catch on the socket. Two perpendicularly extending springs have an opening between them so that the springs fit between the fins of a heat sink and are latched in ratched indentations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 1999
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2000
    Assignee: Thermalloy, Inc.
    Inventors: Donald Clemens, Matthew C. Smithers
  • Patent number: 5889653
    Abstract: A strap spring mounts a heat sink to an electronic device by snapping holes in the leg over ears of a catch on the socket. Two perpendicularly extending springs have an opening between them so that the springs fit between the fins of a heat sink and are latched in ratched indentations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 1996
    Date of Patent: March 30, 1999
    Assignee: Thermalloy, Inc.
    Inventors: Donald Clemens, Matthew C. Smithers
  • Patent number: 5677829
    Abstract: A clip secures a pin fin heat sink to a fan. The clip includes a frame having a width which can be wedged between the fins of the heat sink. Blades extend downwardly from the frame and bear against the heat sink fins to secure the frame to the heat sink. The clip is locked in place by barbs which extend upwardly to engage the fins of the heat sink when the clip is urged in a direction which would free it of the heat sink.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 1996
    Date of Patent: October 14, 1997
    Assignee: Thermalloy, Inc.
    Inventor: Donald Clemens
  • Patent number: 5594624
    Abstract: A strap spring mounts a heat sink to an electronic device by snapping holes in the leg over ears of a catch on the socket. Two perpendicularly extending springs have an opening between them so that the springs fit between the fins of a heat sink and are latched in ratched indentations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 1996
    Date of Patent: January 14, 1997
    Assignee: Thermalloy, Inc.
    Inventors: Donald Clemens, Matthew C. Smithers
  • Patent number: 5590025
    Abstract: A clip secures a pin fin heat sink to a fan. The clip includes a frame having a width which can be wedged between the fins of the heat sink. Blades extend downwardly from the frame and bear against the heat sink fins to secure the frame to the heat sink. The clip is locked in place by barbs which extend upwardly to engage the fins of the heat sink when the clip is urged in a direction which would free it of the heat sink.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 1995
    Date of Patent: December 31, 1996
    Assignee: Thermalloy, Inc.
    Inventor: Donald Clemens