Patents by Inventor Ronald J. Kingston

Ronald J. Kingston 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: 20100225246
    Abstract: A lighting device includes one or more light sources, one or more switches, and a controller. The lighting device has multiple modes of operation. The controller selects modes of operation according to the one or more switches. The controller controls or operates the one or more light sources according to the selected mode of operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 19, 2010
    Publication date: September 9, 2010
    Applicant: EVEREADY BATTERY COMPANY, INC.
    Inventors: David A. Spartano, John D. Crawford, Joseph P. Gardner, Michael W. Sanders, Scott W. Osiecki, Ronald J. Kingston, Mark A. Ferguson, Kang Woon Au, Wai Kwong Lam
  • Patent number: 7731385
    Abstract: A lighting device includes one or more light sources, one or more switches, and a controller. The lighting device has multiple modes of operation. The controller selects modes of operation according to the one or more switches. The controller controls or operates the one or more light sources according to the selected mode of operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2006
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2010
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: David A. Spartano, John D. Crawford, Joseph P. Gardner, Michael W. Sanders, Scott W. Osiecki, Ronald J. Kingston, Mark A. Ferguson, Kang Woon Au, Wai Kwong Lam, Thomas I. Meyers
  • Publication number: 20100039792
    Abstract: A lighting apparatus includes a first electrical contact (5212) that receives power and a second electrical contact (5304) that provides access to the received external power. An electrical contact support component (5210) is used to configure the orientation of the first electrical contact (5212) with respect to the second electrical contact (5304) and connect the first electrical contact and the second electrical contact. A portable lighting appliance receiving region (5310) receives and provides power to a received portable lighting appliance (5206). An interface (5226) receives an input indicative of a first operation of the received portable lighting device (5206) when the power is available and a second operation of a received portable lighting device (5206) when the power is unavailable.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2007
    Publication date: February 18, 2010
    Inventors: Thomas I. Meyers, Ronald J. Kingston, Scott W. Osiecki, Chik Hueng Kwok, Richard A. Hudson, David A. Furth, Craig G. Meyer, David Baggaley, Peter F. Hoffman
  • Patent number: D613402
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2004
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2010
    Assignee: Welch Allyn, Inc.
    Inventors: Chris R. Roberts, Steven R. Slawson, Scott P. Gucciardi, Scott W. Osiecki, Timothy R. Fitch, Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D614127
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2010
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald J. Kingston, Donwoong Kang
  • Patent number: D620160
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2010
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Donwoong Kang, Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D620163
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2010
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Donwoong Kang, David J. Hine, Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D625863
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2010
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald J. Kingston, Donwoong Kang, Scott W. Osiecki
  • Patent number: D630359
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2011
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Donwoong Kang, Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D632646
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 15, 2011
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Jonathan A Fitch, Ronald J Kingston
  • Patent number: D632647
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 15, 2011
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Jonathan A Fitch, Ronald J Kingston
  • Patent number: D644362
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2011
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventor: Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D650327
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2011
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventor: Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D650512
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2011
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: David J. Hine, Ronald J. Kingston
  • Patent number: D657481
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 10, 2012
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: David J Hine, Ronald J Kingston
  • Patent number: D694705
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2013
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Co, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald J. Kingston, David J. Hine
  • Patent number: D696803
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2013
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald J. Kingston, Mark A. Ferguson, Matthew G. Law, Matthew R. Gortner
  • Patent number: D699876
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2014
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald J. Kingston, Mark A. Ferguson, Matthew G. Law, Michael W. Sanders
  • Patent number: D704367
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Eveready Battery Co., Inc.
    Inventors: Ronald J. Kingston, Mark A. Ferguson, Matthew G. Law, Michael W. Sanders
  • Patent number: D743597
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2015
    Assignee: Energizer Brands LLC
    Inventors: Todd B. Abernethy, Ronald J. Kingston