Patents by Inventor Robert Rizzo

Robert Rizzo 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: 20210178873
    Abstract: A vehicle includes a vehicle body including a truck bed at least partially defining a cargo area, a vehicle interior with passenger seating, and a multi-component hard top assembly configured to selectively and removably couple to the vehicle body to provide an enclosed configuration at least partially enclosing the vehicle interior. The multi-component hard top assembly includes a rear window assembly configured to selectively and removably couple to the vehicle body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2020
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Inventors: Michael S. Boyle, Joshua Hall, Robert Rizzo, Cole T. Schaenzer, Christopher J. Allen, Jimmy L. Suder, Jeffery E. Long, Robert H. Perkins, Mikil L. Sockow, David C. Fischer
  • Publication number: 20210178872
    Abstract: A vehicle includes a vehicle body including a truck bed at least partially defining a cargo area, a vehicle interior with front passenger seating and rear passenger seating, and a modular, multi-component hard top assembly. The hard top assembly is configured to selectively and removably couple interchangeably between (i) the vehicle body to provide an enclosed configuration at least partially enclosing the vehicle interior, and (ii) the truck bed to function as a truck bed storage cover to enclose the cargo area and provide a securable storage compartment. The multi-component hard top assembly is detachable from the vehicle body to provide an open air configuration for the vehicle interior.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2020
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Inventors: Michael S Boyle, Mikil L Sockow, David C Fischer, Cole T Schaenzer, Robert Rizzo, Christopher J Allen, Jimmy L Suder
  • Patent number: 11026910
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound, and method of inhibiting the activity of a Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP) comprising contacting the FABP with a compound, having the structure:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2021
    Assignee: The Research Foundation for The State University of New York
    Inventors: Iwao Ojima, Dale Deutsch, Martin Kaczocha, William T. Berger, Robert Rizzo, Trent E. Balius
  • Publication number: 20190201365
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound, and method of inhibiting the activity of a Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP) comprising contacting the FABP with a compound, having the structure:
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2019
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Applicant: The Research Foundation for The State University of New York
    Inventors: Iwao Ojima, Dale Deutsch, Martin Kaczocha, William T. Berger, Robert Rizzo, Trent E. Balius
  • Patent number: 10213406
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound, and method of inhibiting the activity of a Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP) comprising contacting the FABP with a compound, having the structure:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
    Inventors: Iwao Ojima, Dale Deutsch, Martin Kaczocha, William T. Berger, Robert Rizzo, Trent E. Balius
  • Publication number: 20170216241
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound, and method of inhibiting the activity of a Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP) comprising contacting the FABP with a compound, having the structure:
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2017
    Publication date: August 3, 2017
    Applicant: The Research Foundation for The State University of New York
    Inventors: Iwao Ojima, Dale Deutsch, Martin Kaczocha, William T. Berger, Robert Rizzo, Trent E. Balius
  • Patent number: 9604904
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound, and method of inhibiting the activity of a Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP) comprising contacting the FABP with a compound, having the structure:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 28, 2017
    Assignee: THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
    Inventors: Iwao Ojima, Dale Deutsch, Martin Kaczocha, William T. Berger, Robert Rizzo, Trent E. Balius
  • Publication number: 20150183715
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound, and method of inhibiting the activity of a Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP) comprising contacting the FABP with a compound, having the structure:
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2013
    Publication date: July 2, 2015
    Applicant: The Research Foundation for The State University of New York
    Inventors: Iwao Ojima, Dale Deutsch, Martin Kaczocha, William T. Berger, Robert Rizzo, Trent E. Balius
  • Patent number: 8563718
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a synthetic intermediate of the formula: and its use in a synthetic process to make compounds of the formula
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2013
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: John Robert Rizzo, Sathish Kumar Boini, Radhe Krishan Vaid
  • Patent number: 8299061
    Abstract: This invention provides compounds of formula I: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; as well as a method for treating obesity, a method for treating diabetes, and a pharmaceutical composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2012
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: Macklin Brian Arnold, Thomas James Beauchamp, Emily Jane Canada, Erik James Hembre, Jianliang Lu, John Robert Rizzo, John Mehnert Schaus, Qing Shi
  • Publication number: 20110166345
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a synthetic intermediate of the formula: and its use in a synthetic process to make compounds of the formula
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2009
    Publication date: July 7, 2011
    Applicant: ELI LILLY AND COMPANY
    Inventors: John Robert Rizzo, Sathish Kumar Boini, Radhe Krishan Vaid
  • Publication number: 20110144091
    Abstract: This invention provides compounds of formula I: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; as well as a method for treating obesity, a method for treating diabetes, and a pharmaceutical composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2010
    Publication date: June 16, 2011
    Applicant: ELI LILLY AND COMPANY
    Inventors: Macklin Brian Arnold, Thomas James Beauchamp, Emily Jane Canada, Erik James Hembre, Jianliang Lu, John Robert Rizzo, John Mehnert Schaus, Qing Shi
  • Patent number: 6579871
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel phenyl oxazoles, thiazoles, oxazolines, oxadiazoles and benzoxazoles useful as neuro-protective agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2002
    Date of Patent: June 17, 2003
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: Jill Ann Panetta, John Kevin Shadle, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Robert Rizzo, Benjamin Alan Anderson, John Allan Rieck, III, David Lee Varie
  • Patent number: 6538136
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel process for the preparation of substituted piperidine-4-ones useful as intermediates in the preparation of pharmaceuticals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2001
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2003
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: John Robert Rizzo, Michael Alexander Staszak, Tony Yantao Zhang
  • Publication number: 20030050311
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel phenyl oxazoles, thiazoles, oxazolines, oxadiazoles and benzoxazoles useful as neuro-protective agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2002
    Publication date: March 13, 2003
    Inventors: Jill Ann Panetta, John Kevin Shadle, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Robert Rizzo, Benjamin Alan Anderson, John Allan Rieck, David Lee Varie
  • Publication number: 20020177595
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel phenyl oxazoles, thiazoles, oxazolines, oxadiazoles and benzoxazoles useful as neuro-protective agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2002
    Publication date: November 28, 2002
    Inventors: Jill Ann Panetta, John Kevin Shadle, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Robert Rizzo, Benjamin Alan Anderson, John Allan Rieck, David Lee Varie
  • Patent number: 6472387
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel phenyl oxazoles, thiazoles, oxazolines, oxadiazoles and benzoxazoles useful as neuro-protective agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2002
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2002
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: Jill Ann Panetta, John Kevin Shadle, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Robert Rizzo, Benjamin Alan Anderson, John Allan Rieck, III, David Lee Varie
  • Patent number: 6448396
    Abstract: The present invention provides a process of preparing a compound of the formula IV wherein: R1 and R2 are each individually -(C1-C6)alkyl, -(C1-C6)alkoxy or phenyl, R3 is H or -(C1-C6)alkyl, R6 is —NR7R8, morpholin-1-yl, imidazol-1-yl, 4,5-dihydro-1H-imidazol-2-yl, thiomorpholin-1-yl, piperazin-1-yl or piperazin-1-yl substituted with -(C1-C4)alkyl or  and R7 and R8 are each individually hydrogen, -(C1-C6)alkyl, —(CH2)pOH,  —(CH2)p-piperidyl, —(CH2)pS(C1-C6)alkyl, —(CH2)pO(C1-C6)alkyl  where R9 is (C1-C6)alkyl; P is an integer from 1-3 both inclusive; q is 0 or 1; and t is 1 to 6 both inclusive; or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, hydrate or optical isomer thereof, which is useful as a neuroprotective agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 1998
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2002
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: Benjamin Alan Anderson, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Jill Ann Panetta, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Allan Rieck, III, John Robert Rizzo, John Kevin Shadle, David Lee Varie
  • Patent number: 6423709
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel phenyl oxazoles, thiazoles, oxazolines, oxadiazoles and benzoxazoles useful as neuro-protective agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2001
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2002
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: Jill Ann Panetta, John Kevin Shadle, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Robert Rizzo, Benjamin Alan Anderson, John Allan Rieck, III, David Lee Varie
  • Publication number: 20020065274
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel phenyl oxazoles, thiazoles, oxazolines, oxadiazoles and benzoxazoles useful as neuro-protective agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2001
    Publication date: May 30, 2002
    Inventors: Jill Ann Panetta, John Kevin Shadle, Lawrence Joseph Heinz, Michael LeRoy Phillips, John Robert Rizzo, Benjamin Alan Anderson, John Allan Rieck,, David Lee Varie