Patents by Inventor Ivan Sharp

Ivan Sharp 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: 11120497
    Abstract: A rental self-service (“RSS”) computer system for enabling a policyholder of an automobile insurance policy to initiate an insurance replacement rental reservation after submission of an initial loss claim is provided. The RSS computer system includes a processor in communication with a memory. The processor is programmed to: (i) retrieve policyholder insurance data from an insurance provider database using a claim identifier associated with the initial loss claim submission, and a policyholder identifier associated with the policyholder; (ii) verify that the policyholder is eligible to receive an insurance replacement rental; (iii) cause to be displayed on a user device associated with the policyholder a searchable interface configured to enable the policyholder to search for at least one vendor location; (iv) receive a selected vehicle class inputted by the policyholder; (v) calculate a policyholder cost; (vi) display a cost summary; and (vii) receive confirmation of a rental reservation request.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY
    Inventors: Josh Schumann, Itobore Odje, Cagatay Azkin, Scott Vermeyen, Kevin Lenz, Norma Musciotto, Denise Ferguson, Brian Miller, Chris Sharp, Andrea Foster, Ivan Hall, Tracey Herring, Steve Stought, Sanjay Sen, Matt Ackers, Tarikere Yunus Zereena Parveen, Michelle Adler, Eric Brown, Billy Simonovich, Jose Gonzalez
  • Patent number: 5557889
    Abstract: A simulated wrought iron fence gate is disclosed, the gate comprising a gate frame, post structure, hinge mechanisms, a gate return mechanism, and a latch mechanism.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 1995
    Date of Patent: September 24, 1996
    Inventor: Ivan Sharp
  • Patent number: 5415380
    Abstract: A fencing system which utilizes coated steel to simulate wrought iron fencing and which comprises prefabricated sections of fence comprised of steel, the length of which can vary, ground or floor-anchored post members to which the fence sections attach using novel connectors. An ornament adorns each top vertical member of each fence section. Novel fence gate structure is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 1993
    Date of Patent: May 16, 1995
    Inventor: Ivan Sharp
  • Patent number: 5301926
    Abstract: A fencing system which utilizes coated steel to simulate wrought iron fencing and which comprises prefabricated sections of fence comprised of steel, the length of which can vary, ground or floor-anchored post members to which the fence sections attach using novel connectors. An ornament adorns each top vertical member of each fence section. Novel fence gate structure is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 1992
    Date of Patent: April 12, 1994
    Inventor: Ivan Sharp
  • Patent number: 5192054
    Abstract: A fencing system which utilizes coated steel to simulate wrought iron fencing and which comprises prefabricated sections of fence comprised of steel, the length of which can vary, ground or floor-anchored post members to which the fence sections attach using novel connectors. An ornament adorns each top vertical member of each fence section. Novel fence gate structure is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 1991
    Date of Patent: March 9, 1993
    Inventor: Ivan Sharp