Patents by Inventor Lothar Willms

Lothar Willms 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: 20150245615
    Abstract: 3-Phenylisoxazoline derivatives of the formula (I), and the use thereof as herbicides, are described. In this formula (I), X2 to X6 and R1 to R3 are radicals such as hydrogen, halogen, and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. W* is carboxyl, cyano or CHO.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Publication date: September 3, 2015
    Inventors: Birgit Kuhn, Lothar Willms, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Stephen David Lindell, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Dirk Schmutzler, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Patent number: 9107414
    Abstract: Tetrazol-5-yl- and triazol-5-yl-aryl compounds of the general formula (I) as herbicides are described. In this formula (I), X, Z, W and R are radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. A and B are N and CY. Q is cyanoalkylcarbonyl or isoxazolyl.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Ralf Braun, Lothar Willms, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20150223461
    Abstract: Herbicidally and fungicidally active 3-heteroaryl-isoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 3-heteroaryl-isoxazoline-5-thioamides Herbicidally and fungicidally active 3-heteroarylisoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 3-heteroarylisoxazoline-5-thioamides of the formula (I) are described. In this formula (I), R represents radicals such as hydrogen, halogen and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. A is a bond or a divalent unit. Y is a chalcogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2013
    Publication date: August 13, 2015
    Inventors: Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Stephen David Lindell, Lothar Willms, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Dirk Schmutzler, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Patent number: 9102623
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I), or salts thereof, in which R1 to R4 are as defined in formula (I) of claim 1 are suitable as useful-plant-protecting agents for reducing or preventing harmful effects of agrochemicals on the useful plants and their method of preparation are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Frank Ziemer, Lothar Willms, Christopher Rosinger, Thomas Auler, Erwin Hacker, Udo Bickers
  • Publication number: 20150216172
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel isoxazoline carboxamide derivatives, to processes for preparing these compounds, to compositions comprising these compounds, and to the use thereof as biologically active compounds, especially for control of harmful microorganisms in crop protection and in the protection of materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2013
    Publication date: August 6, 2015
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Monika H. Schmitt, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Ines Heinemann, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Heinz Kehne, Jan Dittgen, Dieter Feucht, Martin Hills, Jan Peter Schmidt, Mazen Es-Sayed, Philippe Rinolfi, Stephane Brunet, Marie-Claire Grosjean-Cournoyer, Helene Lachaise, Jacky Vidal, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Arounarith Tuch
  • Patent number: 9078442
    Abstract: 3-Phenylisoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 3-phenylisoxazoline-5-thioamides of the formula (I) and their use as herbicides and fungicides are described. In this formula (I), X, X2 to X6, R1 to R4 are radicals such as hydrogen, halogen and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. A is a bond or a divalent unit. Y is a chalcogen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Monika H Schmitt, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Ines Heinemann, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Heinz Kehne, Jan Dittgen, Dieter Feucht, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Philippe Rinolfi
  • Publication number: 20150173359
    Abstract: The use of substituted fused pyrimidinones and dihydropyrimidinones of the formula (I) or salts thereof where the radicals of the formula (I) are each as defined in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, and for invigorating plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2015
    Publication date: June 25, 2015
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Hans-Joachim Zeiß, Ines Heinemann, Lothar Willms, Thomas Müller, Marco Busch, Pascal Von Koskull-Döring, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Jan Dittgen, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Monika H. Schmitt
  • Patent number: 9006265
    Abstract: The use of substituted fused pyrimidinones and dihydropyrimidinones of the formula (I) or salts thereof where the radicals of the formula (I) are each as defined in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, and for invigorating plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Hans-Joachim Zeiβ, Ines Heinemann, Lothar Willms, Thomas Müller, Marco Busch, Pascal Von Koskull-Döring, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Jan Dittgen, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Monika H. Schmitt
  • Patent number: 8912124
    Abstract: The invention relates to derivatives of (1-cyanocyclopropyl)phenylphosphinic acid of the formula (I) and to salts thereof, of the formula (II), for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, preferably to drought stress, especially for enhancing plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 16, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Hans-Joachim Zeiβ, Marco Busch, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Pascal Von Koskull-Döring
  • Patent number: 8901036
    Abstract: The invention relates to combinations of sulfonylurea herbicides (A) and their salts in which R2 is H, OH, aliphatic hydrocarbon radical or hydrocarbon-oxy radical, and R1 is an acyl radical, and the other symbols are as defined in claim 1, and safeners of type (B1) and (B2) in which the symbols are as defined in claim 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Hermann Bieringer, Erwin Hacker, Gerhard Schnabel, Klaus Lorenz
  • Publication number: 20140342906
    Abstract: Tetrazol-5-yl- and triazol-5-yl-aryl compounds of the general formula (I) as herbicides are described. In this formula (I), X, Z, W and R are radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. A and B are N and CY. Q is cyanoalkylcarbonyl or isoxazolyl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2013
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Inventors: Ralf Braun, Lothar Willms, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20140329684
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of 4-substituted 1-phenylpyrazole-3-carboxylic acid derivatives of the general formula (I), or salts thereof, where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, for strengthening plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield, and to selected processes for preparing the compounds mentioned above.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2012
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Inventors: Thomas Müller, Lothar Willms, Stefan Lehr, Monika H. Schmitt, Ines Heinemann, Jan Dittgen, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Pascal Von Kosküll-Döring, Isolde Häuser-Hahn
  • Publication number: 20140323736
    Abstract: The present application relates to known and novel aryl- and hetarylcarboxamides of the formula (I) and to their use as medicaments for controlling endoparasites in animals or humans, and also to parasiticidal compositions, in particular endoparasites, comprising aryl- and hetarylcyclylcarboxamides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2012
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Inventors: Hans-Georg Schwarz, Axel Trautwein, Lothar Willms, Maike Hink, Peter Lummen, Ulrich Gorgens, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Achim Harder, Claudia Welz
  • Publication number: 20140302987
    Abstract: Use of substituted isoquinolinones, isoquinolinediones, isoquinolinetriones and dihydroisoquinolinones of the general formula (I) or their respective salts where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, for strengthening plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield, and selected processes for preparing the compounds mentioned above.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2012
    Publication date: October 9, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GmbH
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Hans-Joachim Zeiss, Ines Heinemann, Lothar Willms, Thomas Müller, Marco Busch, Pascal Von Koskull-Döering, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Jan Dittgen, Martin Jeffrey Hills
  • Patent number: 8841328
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of selective insecticidal compositions, characterized by an effective amount of an active compound combination comprising (a) (1) at least one haloalkylnicotinic acid derivative of the formula (I) in which AA and R1A are as defined in the description, or (2) at least one phthalic acid diamide of the formula (II) in which XB, R1B, R2B, R3B, L1B, L2B and L3B are as defined in the description, or (3) at least one anthranilamide of the formula (III) in which A1C, A2C, XC, R1C, R2C, R3C, R4C, R5C, R7C, R8C and R9C are as defined in the description, and (b) at least one crop plant compatibility-improving compound from the group of compounds given in the description, in particular cloquintocet-mexyl, isoxadifen-ethyl and mefenpyr-diethyl for controlling insects and/or arachnids, and a method for controlling insects and/or arachnids using the compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 23, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Rüdiger Fischer, Christian Funke, Achim Hense, Wolfram Andersch, Heike Hungenberg, Wolfgang Thielert, Udo Reckmann, Lothar Willms, Christian Arnold
  • Patent number: 8772199
    Abstract: Herbicide combinations (A)+(B), if appropriate in the presence of safeners, with an effective content of (A) broad-spectrum herbicides from the group (A1) glufosinate (salts) and related compounds (A2) glyphosate (salts) and related compounds such as sulfosate, (A3) imidazolinones, (A4) herbicidal azoles from the group of the protoporphyrinogen oxidase inhibitors (PPO inhibitors) (A5) cyclohexanedione herbicides and (A6) heteroaryloxyphenoxypropionic acid herbicides and (B) one or more herbicides from the group of the compounds consisting of (B0) one or more structurally different herbicides from the abovementioned group (A) or (B1) foliar- and soil-acting herbicides against monocotyledonous and dicotyledonous harmful plants or (B2) herbicides which can be employed selectively in maize against dicots, or (B3) foliar- and soil-acting herbicides which can be employed selectively in maize, predominantly against dicotyledonous harmful plants, or herbicides from several of groups (B0) to (B3) are suitabl
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 8, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Erwin Hacker, Hermann Bieringer, Lothar Willms
  • Patent number: 8748343
    Abstract: There are described herbicidal compositions which comprise at least one herbicidally active compound of the formula (I) and at least one crop-plant-protecting compound as safener. In this formula (I), V is an optionally substituted radical selected from the group consisting of isoxazol-4-yl, pyrazol-4-yl, cyclohexane-1,3-dion-2-yl and 3-oxopropionitril-2-yl and R9 is nitro, amino, halogen or a carbon-containing radical.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 10, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Frank Ziemer, Lothar Willms, Hermann Bieringer, Erwin Hacker
  • Patent number: 8716184
    Abstract: A herbicide combination comprising a) at least one herbicide (A) selected from the group consisting of glyphosate (A1) and its agrochemically compatible salts, and glufosinate (A2) and its agrochemically compatible salts, and b) a herbicide (B) which is a hydrate of the compound 2-chloro-5-[3,6-dihydro-3-methyl-2,6-dioxo-4-(trifluoromethyl)-1-(2H)-pyrimidinyl]-4-fluoro-N-[[methyl-(1-methylethyl)amino]sulfonyl]benzamide, and the use thereof for controlling harmful plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Alfred Angermann, Stefan Lehr, Hubert Menne, Lothar Willms, Erwin Hacker, Britta Olenik
  • Publication number: 20140100108
    Abstract: 3-Phenylisoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 3-phenylisoxazoline-5-thioamides of the formula (I) and their use as herbicides and fungicides are described. In this formula (I), X, X2 to X6, R1 to R4 are radicals such as hydrogen, halogen and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. A is a bond or a divalent unit. Y is a chalcogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2012
    Publication date: April 10, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Monika H. Schmitt, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Ines Heinemann, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Jan Dittgen, Dieter Feucht, Jeffrey Martin Hills, Philippe Rinolfi, Heinz KEHNE
  • Patent number: 8685985
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of selective insecticidal compositions, characterized by an effective amount of an active compound combination comprising (a) (1) at least one haloalkylnicotinic acid derivative of the formula (I) in which AA and R1A are as defined in the description, or (2) at least one phthalic acid diamide of the formula (II) in which XB, R1B, R2B, R3B, L1B, L2B and L3B are as defined in the description, or (3) at least one anthranilamide of the formula (III) in which A1C, A2C, XC,R1C, R2C, R3C, R4C, R5C, R7C, R8Cand R9C are as defined in the description, and (b) at least one crop plant compatibility-improving compound from the group of compounds given in the description, in particular cloquintocet-mexyl, isoxadifen-ethyl and mefenpyr-diethyl for controlling insects and/or arachnids, and a method for controlling insects and/or arachnids using the compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 11, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 1, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Rüdiger Fischer, Christian Funke, Achim Hense, Wolfram Andersch, Heike Hungenberg, Wolfgang Thielert, Udo Reckmann, Lothar Willms, Christian Arnold