Patents by Inventor Jack Shurtz

Jack Shurtz 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: 9927511
    Abstract: A system configured to provide detailed location information to a user in an emergency by communicating with one or more communication devices having unique identifiers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 27, 2018
    Inventors: Jack Shurtz, Mark Nathaniel Drennan
  • Patent number: 9582985
    Abstract: An emergency call failure mitigation apparatus, system and method includes a messaging subsystem that may be launched, upon receiving a call signaling indication pursuant to an emergency service call from a calling party that has failed to reach a local Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP). The messaging subsystem is operative to prompt the calling party to provide one or more responses relating to the emergency situation and generate a messaging object including at least one of the calling party's location, identity of a call receiving device associated with the calling party, type of the calling party and priority of the emergency service call determined based on one or more responses of provided by the calling party. In one embodiment, the messaging object may be forwarded to an entity operative to reach the calling party.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2017
    Assignee: Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ)
    Inventor: Jack Shurtz
  • Publication number: 20160379470
    Abstract: An emergency call failure mitigation apparatus, system and method includes a messaging subsystem that may be launched, upon receiving a call signaling indication pursuant to an emergency service call from a calling party that has failed to reach a local Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP). The messaging subsystem is operative to prompt the calling party to provide one or more responses relating to the emergency situation and generate a messaging object including at least one of the calling party's location, identity of a call receiving device associated with the calling party, type of the calling party and priority of the emergency service call determined based on one or more responses of provided by the calling party. In one embodiment, the messaging object may be forwarded to an entity operative to reach the calling party.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Publication date: December 29, 2016
    Inventor: Jack Shurtz