Patents by Inventor Edmund Farmer

Edmund Farmer 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: 8210399
    Abstract: A dispenser includes a housing having a sidewall with first and second axial ends. A container has first and second end portions with the second end portion engaged with the housing such that the container extends from the first axial end of the housing. A plunger having first and second sides is disposed in the interior cavity of the container. The interior cavity of the container and the first side of the base cooperatively define a product cavity. The interior cavity of the container and the second side of the base cooperatively define an air cavity. A valve mechanism is in engagement with the second end portion of the container. The valve mechanism includes a nozzle defining an orifice and an accumulator defining a pumping chamber. The pumping chamber is adapted to receive a portion of the product in the container. A piston is selectively slidable in the pumping chamber.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 3, 2012
    Assignee: ConAgra Foods RDM, Inc.
    Inventors: Kerstin M. Olson, Harry F. Bogen, Edmund Farmer, Troy Starkey, John K. Clay
  • Publication number: 20090140011
    Abstract: A dispenser includes a housing having a sidewall with first and second axial ends. A container has first and second end portions with the second end portion engaged with the housing such that the container extends from the first axial end of the housing. A plunger having first and second sides is disposed in the interior cavity of the container. The interior cavity of the container and the first side of the base cooperatively define a product cavity. The interior cavity of the container and the second side of the base cooperatively define an air cavity. A valve mechanism is in engagement with the second end portion of the container. The valve mechanism includes a nozzle defining an orifice and an accumulator defining a pumping chamber. The pumping chamber is adapted to receive a portion of the product in the container. A piston is selectively slidable in the pumping chamber.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2008
    Publication date: June 4, 2009
    Inventors: Kerstin M. Olson, Harry F. Bogen, Edmund Farmer, Troy Starkey, John K. Clay
  • Patent number: 7527600
    Abstract: A light fixture assembly with a mounting element for attaching a light fixture accessory to a stem of the light fixture assembly, the light fixture accessory detachably connectable to the mounting element, the light fixture assembly also having an interface for attaching various light fixture accessories to the bracket.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2006
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2009
    Assignee: Verilux, Inc.
    Inventor: Edmund Farmer
  • Patent number: 7501769
    Abstract: The invention relates to a light fixture assembly having a ballast substantially maintaining a consistent current and further includes an indicator for indicating a problem with the light fixture assembly. A switch remote from the ballast may be provided where a circuit in cooperation with the switch impedes the flow of electricity through the ballast when the switch is in an off position. The light fixture assembly may be assembled and disassembled, namely the lamp head, post, base, ballast, and electrical cord, without use of a tool.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2005
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2009
    Assignee: Verilux, Inc.
    Inventor: Edmund Farmer
  • Patent number: 7484867
    Abstract: A light fixture assembly kit, distributed in a single package, providing for a versatile light fixture assembly that may be freely configured and re-configured as either a desk-mounted light fixture, a floor-mounted light fixture or a clamp-type mounted light fixture. The light fixture assembly kit provided as a premium to a customer for obtaining an article of commerce or a service, such that the various configuration pieces may be provided as upgrades or additional premiums as the customer obtains and/or purchases various articles of commerce or services.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2009
    Assignee: Verilux, Inc.
    Inventor: Edmund Farmer
  • Patent number: D545995
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 2005
    Date of Patent: July 3, 2007
    Assignee: Verilux, Inc.
    Inventor: Edmund Farmer
  • Patent number: D553777
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2005
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2007
    Assignee: Verilux, Inc.
    Inventor: Edmund Farmer
  • Patent number: D555264
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2007
    Assignee: Verilux, Inc.
    Inventor: Edmund Farmer
  • Patent number: D661590
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2012
    Assignee: SD IP Withholdings Company
    Inventors: James B. McCay, Peter B. Clarke, Edmund Farmer, Vernon N. Goetz, Stacy Sorby, Christian Zmoelnig
  • Patent number: D661591
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2012
    Assignee: SD IP Holdings Company
    Inventors: James McCay, Peter B. Clarke, Edmund Farmer, Vernon N. Goetz, Stacy Sorby, Christian Zmoelnig
  • Patent number: D670564
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2012
    Assignee: SE IP Holdings Company
    Inventors: James McCay, Peter B. Clarke, Edmund Farmer, Vernon N. Goetz, Stacy Sorby, Christian Zmoelnig
  • Patent number: D672246
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2012
    Assignee: SD IP Holdings Company
    Inventors: James McCay, Peter B. Clarke, Edmund Farmer, Vernon N. Goetz, Stacy Sorby, Christian Zmoelnig
  • Patent number: D677564
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2013
    Assignee: The J.M. Smucker Company
    Inventors: Eric Brian MacLean, Lindsay Marie Cardinal, Gregory Peter Dalea, Peter Brian Clarke, James E. McCay, John Philip Kalinowsky, Edmund Farmer, Ryan Vincent Lee, Todd Anton Stricker, Timothy D. Kleiber, Loius J. Young
  • Patent number: D680424
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2013
    Assignee: The J.M. Smucker Company
    Inventors: Eric Brian MacLean, Lindsay Marie Cardinal, Gregory Peter Dalea, Peter Brian Clarke, James Edward McCay, John Philip Kalinowsky, Edmund Farmer, Ryan Vincent Lee, Todd Anton Stricker, Timothy D. Kleiber, Louis J. Young
  • Patent number: D709768
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2014
    Assignee: SD IP Holdings Company
    Inventors: James McCay, Peter B. Clarke, Edmund Farmer, Vernon N. Goetz, Stacy Sorby, Christian Zmoelnig
  • Patent number: D720666
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: Armon Limited
    Inventors: Edmund Farmer, Lee Griswold
  • Patent number: D738782
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2015
    Assignee: ARMON LIMITED
    Inventors: Edmund Farmer, Andrew Reed
  • Patent number: D743848
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2015
    Assignee: ARMON LIMITED
    Inventors: Edmund Farmer, Andrew Reed, Kevin John Daykin, Graham Frank Church
  • Patent number: D765513
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2016
    Assignee: SD IP Holdings Company
    Inventors: James McCay, Peter B. Clarke, Edmund Farmer, Vernon N. Goetz, Stacy Sorby, Christian Zmoelnig
  • Patent number: D830947
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: Thule Sweden AB
    Inventors: Jan Adler, Edmund Farmer, David Castano Galindo