Patents by Inventor Jacques Refabert

Jacques Refabert 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: 4954118
    Abstract: A doll or similar toy is divulged comprising a flexible body (1) and rigid or semi-rigid members (5, 6). This doll comprises, embedded in its body (1), at least one metal rod (7) each end of which carries a rigid ball (8), each ball being capped with slight clamping by a rigid shell (9) fast with one of the members (5, 6) so as to form an easy fit articulation for this member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 1989
    Date of Patent: September 4, 1990
    Assignee: Corolle S.A.
    Inventor: Jacques Refabert
  • Patent number: 4717363
    Abstract: The invention relates to a doll equipped with a voice or sub-assembly supplied by an electric battery and adapted to emit sounds such as those accompanying the tears of a baby. This doll comprises in addition an infra-red radiation detector incorporaed close to one of the cheeks of the doll so as to be sensitive to the heat radiated by a child placed in the immediate proximity of this cheek. This detector is associated with exploitation means so that any emission of sounds by the doll is neutralized as soon as the heat power received by the detector exceeds a predetermined threshold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 1986
    Date of Patent: January 5, 1988
    Assignee: Ets Anselme S.A.
    Inventor: Jacques Refabert