Patents by Inventor Kelly A. Harrigan

Kelly A. Harrigan 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: 20190226895
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention relate to dosing dispensers and in particular to dosing dispensers that may be operated using one hand by raising and filling a dosing chamber followed by lowering and dispersing a product from the dosing chamber and wherein the dose may be selected or adjusted and a user may visually confirm that the proper dose is being loaded and delivered by the dispenser.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2019
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Applicant: Silgan Dispensing Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Sara D. Falcon, Kelly A. Harrigan, David L. Dejong, Eelco H. DeMan, Niels F.G. Van Wieringen
  • Patent number: 10358280
    Abstract: Aerosol actuation mechanisms include improvements allowing a user to extend the reach of an aerosol application device, apply an aerosol in a windy environment, improve coverage of the aerosol product, or facilitate improved ability to ensure coverage for an aerosol product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Silgan Dispensing Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Sara Jane Falcon, Ryan A. Bailey, Kelly A. Harrigan, Connie Tran, Steve Kazanjian, Bradford J. Walling
  • Patent number: 10259611
    Abstract: A carton for packaging one or more articles includes a plurality of panels for forming a top wall, a base wall, a first side wall and a second side wall. The carton includes an access structure for dispensing the one or more articles. The access structure includes a first detachable section, defined by a first series of frangible connections, and a second detachable section, defined by a second series of frangible connections. The first detachable section and second detachable section share a common portion of one of the plurality of panels.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: WestRock Packaging Systems, LLC
    Inventors: Michael J. Grace, Kelly A. Harrigan, Matthew E. Zacherle, Brandon L. Ramsuer
  • Patent number: 10247592
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention relate to dosing dispensers and in particular to dosing dispensers that may be operated using one hand by raising and filling a dosing chamber followed by lowering and dispensing a product from the dosing chamber and wherein the dose may be selected or adjusted and a user may visually confirm that the proper dose is being loaded and delivered by the dispenser.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: Silgan Dispensing Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Sara D. Falcon, Kelly A. Harrigan, David L. Dejong, Eelco H. DeMan, Niels F. G. Van Wieringen
  • Publication number: 20190031401
    Abstract: Dispensing systems for delivering a product from the inside of a container to a receptacle, cup, or container include valve systems and other dispensing configurations to reduce mess, parts, and costs associated with such dispensing systems.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2017
    Publication date: January 31, 2019
    Applicant: SILGAN DISPENSING SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Brandon L. Ramsuer, Kelly A. Harrigan, Niels F.G. Van Wieringen, Stefan Koster, Eelco Han De Man, Sara D. Falcon, William L. Driskell
  • Publication number: 20180153352
    Abstract: Pumps and dispensers having dosage control and various methods for actuating a pump or piston allow users to deliver a product from a container to be used by the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2016
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Applicant: WestRock Dispensing Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Sara D. Falcon, Kelly A. Harrigan, Steven L. Sweeton, Niels F.G. Van Wieringen
  • Publication number: 20180066971
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention relate to dosing dispensers and in particular to dosing dispensers that may be operated using one hand by raising and filling a dosing chamber followed by lowering and dispensing a product from the dosing chamber and wherein the dose may be selected or adjusted and a user may visually confirm that the proper dose is being loaded and delivered by the dispenser.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2017
    Publication date: March 8, 2018
    Applicant: Silgan Dispensing Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Sara D. Falcon, Kelly A. Harrigan, David L. Dejong, Eelco H. DeMan, Niels F.G. Van Wieringen
  • Patent number: 9889982
    Abstract: Aerosol actuation mechanisms include improvements allowing a user to extend the reach of an aerosol application device, apply an aerosol in a windy environment, improve coverage of the aerosol product, or facilitate improved ability to ensure coverage for an aerosol product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: Silgan Dispensing Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Sara Jane Falcon, Ryan A. Bailey, Kelly A. Harrigan, Connie Tran, Steve Kazanjian, Bradford J. Walling
  • Patent number: 9846066
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention relate to dosing dispensers and in particular to dosing dispensers that may be operated using one hand by raising and filling a dosing chamber followed by lowering and dispersing a product from the dosing chamber and wherein the dose may be selected or adjusted and a user may visually confirm that the proper dose is being loaded and delivered by the dispenser.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2017
    Assignee: SILGAN DISPENSING SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Sara D. Falcon, Kelly A. Harrigan, David L. Dejong, Eelco H. De Man, Niels F. G. Van Wieringen
  • Publication number: 20170203872
    Abstract: A carton for packaging one or more articles includes a plurality of panels for forming a top wall, a base wall, a first side wall and a second side wall. The carton includes an access structure for dispensing the one or more articles. The access structure includes a first detachable section, defined by a first series of frangible connections, and a second detachable section, defined by a second series of frangible connections. The first detachable section and second detachable section share a common portion of one of the plurality of panels.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Publication date: July 20, 2017
    Inventors: Michael J. Grace, Kelly A. Harrigan, Matthew E. Zacherle, Brandon L. Ramsuer
  • Publication number: 20170023392
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention relate to dosing dispensers and in particular to dosing dispensers that may be operated using one hand by raising and filling a dosing chamber followed by lowering and dispersing a product from the dosing chamber and wherein the dose may be selected or adjusted and a user may visually confirm that the proper dose is being loaded and delivered by the dispenser.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2015
    Publication date: January 26, 2017
    Inventors: Sara D. FALCON, Kelly A. HARRIGAN, David L. DEJONG, Eelco H. DE MAN, Niels F.G. VAN WIERINGEN
  • Publication number: 20160346420
    Abstract: Dispensers for fragrance and chemical compounds include paperboard materials and unique shapes to allow for simplified production and use of the dispensers in various environments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 27, 2016
    Publication date: December 1, 2016
    Inventors: Kelly A. Harrigan, William T. Riley, Devin R. Jensen
  • Publication number: 20150307225
    Abstract: A locking arrangement secures together first and second panels. The arrangement includes locking tabs (54, 56, 58) projecting from an end edge (64) of the first panel (12) and locking slits (50a, 50b, 50c) in the second panel (28). Each locking slit is provided for receiving a respective one of the locking tabs. The locking tabs and the locking slits are engageable by relative sliding movement with each other. At least one of the locking tabs and locking slits is configured to secure the first and second panels in a first overlapping position while at least another one of the locking tabs and locking slits is configured to secure the first and second panels in a second overlapping position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2013
    Publication date: October 29, 2015
    Applicant: MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
    Inventors: Aaron L. Bates, Bobby L. Miller, JR., Kelly A. Harrigan
  • Publication number: 20150203279
    Abstract: Aerosol actuation mechanisms include improvements allowing a user to extend the reach of an aerosol application device, apply an aerosol in a windy environment, improve coverage of the aerosol product, or facilitate improved ability to ensure coverage for an aerosol product.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2013
    Publication date: July 23, 2015
    Inventors: Sara Jane Falcon, Ryan A. Bailey, Kelly A. Harrigan, Connie Tran, Steve Kazanjian, Bradford J. Walling
  • Patent number: D603461
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2009
    Assignee: Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.
    Inventor: Kelly Harrigan
  • Patent number: D736097
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: MeadWestvaco Corporation
    Inventors: Ryan A. Bailey, Connie Tran, Kelly A. Harrigan
  • Patent number: D737690
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2015
    Assignee: MeadWestvaco Corporation
    Inventors: Ryan A. Bailey, Connie Tran, Kelly A. Harrigan
  • Patent number: D842118
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Silgan Dispensing Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Brandon Ramsuer, Kelly A. Harrigan