Patents by Inventor Nicholas Lee Hawson

Nicholas Lee Hawson 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: 20190167925
    Abstract: A flap (20) for an inhalation actuated mechanism (18) of a powder inhaler (1) comprises a base member (29), a skirt structure (24) projecting from a surface of the base member (29), and a coupling portion (21) to be coupled to a resilient member (40?) of the inhalation actuated mechanism (18).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2019
    Publication date: June 6, 2019
    Inventors: Valerio Tampieri, Lorenzo Zuccheri, Emiliano Ilandi, Alice Campanini, Irene Pasquali, Patrick Gerard Linnane, Nicholas Lee Hawson, David Gale, Joanne Garrad
  • Patent number: 10238819
    Abstract: A flap (20) for an inhalation actuated mechanism (18) of a powder inhaler (1) comprises a base member (29), a skirt structure (24) projecting from a surface of the base member (29), and a coupling portion (21) to be coupled to a resilient member (40?) of the inhalation actuated mechanism (18).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2019
    Assignee: Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
    Inventors: Valerio Tampieri, Lorenzo Zuccheri, Emiliano Ilandi, Alice Campanini, Irene Pasquali, Patrick Gerard Linnane, Nicholas Lee Hawson, David Gale, Joanne Garrad
  • Patent number: 8500744
    Abstract: A cap used during the insertion of an acetabular cup prosthesis. The cap includes impaction plate having an upperside and an underside. The impaction plate includes a plurality of separate sectors mutually connected at a connection point on the impaction plate by flanges. Each sector includes interlocking elements which in use enable the impaction plate to be connected to an introduction tool. The cap also includes at least one lug extending downwardly from the underside of each sector. The lug is located at the portion of the underside of the impaction plate which will in use enable the lug to be interconnected with a corresponding recess on an internal wall, an external wall or a rim of a prosthesis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2006
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignee: Finsbury (Development) Limited
    Inventors: Robert Michael Wozencroft, Michael Anthony Tuke, Nicholas Lee Hawson