Patents by Inventor Michael Rellinger

Michael Rellinger 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: 20130181419
    Abstract: A food pan carrier has a pan carrier body with a wheeled dolly attached thereto. The wheeled dolly is connected with at least one fastener. The wheeled dolly is removably connected to the food pan carrier body so that it may be easily connected and disconnected therefrom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2011
    Publication date: July 18, 2013
    Inventors: Martin Benning, Oliver Breit, Scott Huff, Brian Hutton, Michael Ksiazek, Michael Rellinger, David M. Shannon, Tommy Tian, Josh Wright, James Zhang
  • Patent number: 8424435
    Abstract: A trimmer that is operable to cut at least one sheet of paper includes a base configured to support the at least one sheet, a rail extending across at least a portion of the base, and a cutting assembly having a carriage slidably coupled to the rail and a blade positioned on the carriage. The trimmer also includes a blade opposing member coupled to the base adjacent to the rail and an indicator operable to display a usable life status of at least one of the blade and the blade opposing member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2013
    Assignee: ACCO Brands USA LLC
    Inventors: Roland Sudmalis, Michael Parrish, Michael Rellinger, Jeff Kennedy
  • Publication number: 20090013844
    Abstract: A trimmer that is operable to cut at least one sheet includes a base having a support surface configured to support the at least one sheet and a rail extending across at least a portion of the base. A plane extends substantially perpendicularly from the support surface and through the rail. The trimmer also includes a cutting assembly slidably coupled to the rail and having a blade. The blade is tilted relative to the plane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2008
    Publication date: January 15, 2009
    Applicant: ACCO BRANDS USA LLC
    Inventors: Roland Sudmalis, Michael Parrish, Michael Rellinger, Jeff Kennedy, Ta-Chih Ku
  • Publication number: 20080264227
    Abstract: A trimmer that is operable to cut at least one sheet includes a base configured to support the at least one sheet and a rail extending across at least a portion of the base. The rail is movable toward the base in a first mode to clamp the at least one sheet between the rail and the base. The trimmer also includes a cutting assembly having a blade slidably coupled to the rail. The blade is operable to cut the at least one sheet. The trimmer further includes a clamping member coupled to the rail. The clamping member is movable relative to the rail and toward the base in a second mode to clamp the at least one sheet between the clamping member and the base.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2008
    Publication date: October 30, 2008
    Applicant: ACCO BRANDS USA LLC
    Inventors: Roland Sudmalis, Michael Parrish, Michael Rellinger, Jeff Kennedy
  • Publication number: 20080250909
    Abstract: A trimmer that is operable to cut at least one sheet of paper includes a base configured to support the at least one sheet, a rail extending across at least a portion of the base, and a cutting assembly having a carriage slidably coupled to the rail and a blade positioned on the carriage. The trimmer also includes a blade opposing member coupled to the base adjacent to the rail and an indicator operable to display a usable life status of at least one of the blade and the blade opposing member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2008
    Publication date: October 16, 2008
    Applicant: ACCO BRANDS USA LLC
    Inventors: Roland Sudmalis, Michael Parrish, Michael Rellinger, Jeff Kennedy
  • Patent number: 6202974
    Abstract: A portable easel with adjustable board support which has a plurality of legs pivotally joined together by a head, the legs of which may be selectively spread apart when set up as an easel and folded together when collapsed, each leg composed of multiple interlocked sections biased together when in extended position but which may be manipulated for separation and folding into a bundle one section against another section for storage and transport, and a board support mounted on at least one leg which may be selectively adjustably moved to a desired position on any of the sections and moved against the leg on which it is mounted for storage and transport and extended away from the leg for holding a display on the easel when set up.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 1998
    Date of Patent: March 20, 2001
    Assignee: General Binding Corporation, Quartet Mfg. Co. Divison
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: 5913615
    Abstract: An open--closed sign structure fabricated and assembled from a pair of like sign body sections arranged back to back to form a sign body and having an area spaced apart between them, the sign body carrying a sign face visible from either side, wherein a shutter consisting of a pair of like shutter sections keyed together at a corresponding edge of each shutter section is engaged for slidable movement between the sign body sections, each shutter section carrying indicia visible from one face of the shutter selectively on opposed edges of the sign body depending upon the position of the shutter relative to the sign body, and fasteners for holding the sign body sections together and the shutter slidably engaged therebetween. The fasteners may also have mounting members, such as suction cups, for securing the assembled sign to a surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 1995
    Date of Patent: June 22, 1999
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: 5704147
    Abstract: A magnetic letter board assembly having a magnetic letter board and removably magnetically secured magnetic graphic indicia bodies, wherein the front surface of the board has a pair of inwardly converging walls and a wall bridging the inwardly converging walls, and the graphic indicia bodies have a recess formed with a pair of inwardly converging walls and a bottom wall bridging the inwardly converging walls conforming to the walls and bridging wall of the board, for cooperative removable securement of the indicia bodies on the board. The graphic indicia bodies comprises of magnetic flexible integrally formed graphic indicia and background members formed to fit the board.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 1997
    Date of Patent: January 6, 1998
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: 5662303
    Abstract: A portable flipchart plastic blow molded easel having a display portion telescopically arranged on a pedestal base portion having legs pivotally secured to and foldable away from the base portion for holding the easel upright, the legs and portions having cooperating interconnected means for securing the easel in selected extended or collapsed condition, for table top or floor use and having nesting structure for holding like collapsed easels stacked together during transport and storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 1995
    Date of Patent: September 2, 1997
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventors: Michael Rellinger, Richard R. Gilbert, Sara E. Green, John Jepsen
  • Patent number: 5478040
    Abstract: A portable flipchart plastic blow molded easel having a display portion telescopically arranged on a pedestal base portion having legs pivotally secured to and foldable away from the base portion for holding the easel upright, the legs and portions having cooperating interconnected means for securing the easel in selected extended or collapsed condition, for table top or floor use and having nesting structure for holding like collapsed easels stacked together during transport and storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 26, 1995
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventors: Michael Rellinger, Richard R. Gilbert, Sara E. Green, John Jepsen
  • Patent number: 5301477
    Abstract: A panel system for office workstations wherein a display board is removably secured to a hanging bar, The bar has a bracket assembly for selectively and removably hanging it onto a selected surface and has flanges arranged in the bar which may receive the bracket assembly and which removably secure the display board on the hanging bar when the display board is oriented with the flanges in a predetermined position. The display board has a frame defined by top, bottom and side extrusions and corner members joining the extrusions together, utilizing channels arranged in the extrusions, and hangers slideably fixed in the extrusion channels which are adapted to be secured in channels when properly oriented therewith. A tray may also be removably secured in the channels of the display board extrusions in selected removably secured positions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: April 12, 1994
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventors: Michael Rellinger, Richard R. Gilbert, Sara E. Green
  • Patent number: D352398
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 1993
    Date of Patent: November 15, 1994
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventors: Michael Rellinger, Richard R. Gilbert, Sara E. Green, John Jepsen
  • Patent number: D637373
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2011
    Assignee: Carlisle FoodService Products, Incorporated
    Inventors: Martin Benning, Oliver Breit, Brian Hutton, Michael Ksiazek, Michael Rellinger, David M. Shannon, Josh Wright
  • Patent number: D377368
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 1995
    Date of Patent: January 14, 1997
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: D405119
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 1995
    Date of Patent: February 2, 1999
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: D408179
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 1998
    Date of Patent: April 20, 1999
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: D409651
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 1998
    Date of Patent: May 11, 1999
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Company
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: D414091
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 1998
    Date of Patent: September 21, 1999
    Assignee: Quartet Manufacturing Co.
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger
  • Patent number: D425548
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 1999
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2000
    Assignee: (Quartet Division) General Binding Corporation
    Inventor: Michael Rellinger