Patents by Inventor John Manser

John Manser 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: 20200370344
    Abstract: In combination: a) a portable consumer article having a U-shaped portion; and b) a security system having: a frame; and a closure assembly movable to change the security system between a loading state and a secured state. The frame, closure assembly, and portable consumer article are configured so that: i) with the security system in the loading state the U-shaped portion can be displayed to straddle a part of the frame; and ii) with the portable consumer article displayed the security system can be changed from the loading state into the secured state wherein the article is prevented from being separated from the security system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 19, 2020
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Inventor: John Manser
  • Publication number: 20200107653
    Abstract: A support assembly having a frame to support a portable article in a display position. The frame has first and second frame parts movable one relative to the other to change a dimension of a receiving space for a part of the first portable article. The frame is configured so that: a) relative movement can be effected between the first and second frame parts between: i) a first relationship wherein the receiving space has a first receiving dimension; and ii) a second relationship wherein the receiving space has a second receiving dimension that is less than the first receiving dimension; and b) the first and second frame parts upon being changed from the first relationship into the second relationship are blocked from changing from the second relationship back into the first relationship.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2019
    Publication date: April 9, 2020
    Inventors: Roger J. Leyden, Lazaro Fraiman, John Manser
  • Patent number: 10578730
    Abstract: A positioning determination method using an improved RFID location tag is described the tag including an RFID controller; memory; a power management module; and an accelerometer. The position determination method including the steps of periodically polling the RFID tags for information; receiving information from a plurality of reference RFID tags at a known location; receiving information from the non reference RFID tags, the information including the tag id and sensor data; calculating for each non reference and referenced RFID tag a received signal strength indication; and calculating an initial position for each non reference RFID tag based on the received signal strength indications and the positions of the reference RFID tags.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: New BIS Safe Luxco S.à r.l
    Inventors: Andrew John Cardno, Babu Arunachalam, Matthew John Paul Simmonds, Paul Allan Cardno, Paul Valer'evich Sheliastovich, Guillermo Quiros Manser