Patents by Inventor Rudy Woodard

Rudy Woodard 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: 20080229504
    Abstract: A foldable massaging bed cushion for supporting a person in a sitting position is disclosed. The foldable massaging bed cushion has a backrest with two side edges, two armrests rotatably coupled to the backrest, and one or more massaging units within the backrest. The two armrests can rotate from a sitting position to a folded position along the two side edges of the backrest. The foldable massaging bed cushion can also have one or more heating units and one or more massaging units located within the backrest and a control panel to control the massaging units and heating units.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2008
    Publication date: September 25, 2008
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Stephen R. Lyman, Joseph Neil Gleason, Steven H. Schwartz, Rudy Woodard
  • Patent number: 7328470
    Abstract: A foldable massaging bed cushion for supporting a person in a sitting position has a backrest with two side edges, two armrests rotatably coupled to the backrest, and one or more massaging units within the backrest. The two armrests can rotate from a sitting position to a folded position along the two side edges of the backrest. The foldable massaging bed cushion can also have one or more heating units and one more massaging units located within the backrest and a control panel to control the massaging units and heating units.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2004
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2008
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Stephen R. Lyman, Joseph Neil Gleason, Steven H. Schwartz, Rudy Woodard
  • Patent number: 6993143
    Abstract: A system and method for a collapsible headphone unit is provided. Generally, the system contains a first extendable sidepiece and a second extendable sidepiece, both rotatably attached to a top member. The first extendable sidepiece is attached to a first earpiece, and the second extendable sidepiece is attached to a second earpiece. Each earpiece has an open portion that fits against the ear of the user. The first and second extendable sidepieces may be extended, thereby allowing the first and second earpieces to pivot, resulting in the open portions of the first and second earpieces being directly opposed, and allowing the first and second earpieces and the first and second extendable sidepieces to fold upward toward the top member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2003
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc
    Inventors: David Harris, Rudy Woodard, Vian Li, Baird Little
  • Publication number: 20050193495
    Abstract: A foldable massaging bed cushion for supporting a person in a sitting position is disclosed. The foldable massaging bed cushion has a backrest with two side edges, two armrests rotatably coupled to the backrest, and one or more massaging units within the backrest. The two armrests can rotate from a sitting position to a folded position along the two side edges of the backrest. The foldable massaging bed cushion can also have one or more heating units and one more massaging units located within the backrest and a control panel to control the massaging units and heating units.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2004
    Publication date: September 8, 2005
    Inventors: Kenneth Harris, Stephen Lyman, Joseph Gleason, Steven Schwartz, Rudy Woodard
  • Publication number: 20050185103
    Abstract: A system and method for an image display is provided. Generally, the image display has one or more exterior images displayed on an exterior surface of a image display housing and one or more interior images stored within the image display housing and removably displayed on one or more interior frames. The image display also has audio storage for storing one or more audio segments associated with exterior and interior images and an audio player for broadcast audio segments. The image display also has one or more frame selection buttons associated with the one or more interior frames and a control circuit wherein the control circuit selects one of the audio segments to broadcast based on activation of the play button and activation of one or none of the one or more frame selection buttons.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 19, 2004
    Publication date: August 25, 2005
    Inventors: Rudy Woodard, Joseph Geringer, Timothy Trepacz, Stephen Lyman
  • Patent number: 6866511
    Abstract: An electronic bar tool is disclosed that is capable of displaying titles and recipes for a plurality of mixed drinks. The apparatus comprises a handle having a display device and a measuring device for measuring a volume of liquid. The display displays the drink ingredients and the necessary volumes and may also indicate to a user the type of glass the drink is to be served in, whether the drink should be shaken or stirred, and whether the drink should be served with or without ice. The drink titles and recipes may be stored in a memory that may be changed through a communications port.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2001
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2005
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing Inc.
    Inventors: David Harris, Rudy Woodard, Scott Rubenstein
  • Publication number: 20050053255
    Abstract: A system and method for a collapsible headphone unit is provided. Generally, the system contains a first extendable sidepiece and a second extendable sidepiece, both rotatably attached to a top member. The first extendable sidepiece is attached to a first earpiece, and the second extendable sidepiece is attached to a second earpiece. Each earpiece has an open portion that fits against the ear of the user. The first and second extendable sidepieces may be extended, thereby allowing the first and second earpieces to pivot, resulting in the open portions of the first and second earpieces being directly opposed, and allowing the first and second earpieces and the first and second extendable sidepieces to fold upward toward the top member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 8, 2003
    Publication date: March 10, 2005
    Inventors: David Harris, Rudy Woodard, Vian Li, Baird Little
  • Patent number: 6817471
    Abstract: A display container is disclosed having a pair of end caps coupleable to a central portion and a merchandising card extending between and secured in position by the end caps. The merchandising card capable of supporting an item to be sold. The central portion may be transparent to allow a consumer to see the item for sale.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2001
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2004
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: David K. Harris, Rudy Woodard
  • Patent number: D508909
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2005
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Rudy Woodard, Tim Trzepacz
  • Patent number: D510196
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2005
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Rudy Woodard, Joseph Geringer, Timothy L. Trzepacz, Stephen R. Lyman
  • Patent number: D510441
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2005
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., J. Neil Gleason, Joseph Geringer, Rudy Woodard, Steven H. Schwartz
  • Patent number: D510927
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2004
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2005
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Joseph Geringer, Timothy L. Trzepacz, Rudy Woodard
  • Patent number: D513612
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2003
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Rudy Woodard, Tim Trzepacz
  • Patent number: D515826
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 13, 2004
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Rudy Woodard, Joseph Geringer, Timothy Trzepacz, Stephen Lyman
  • Patent number: D517041
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2003
    Date of Patent: March 14, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Rudy Woodard, Tim Trzepacz
  • Patent number: D517430
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2004
    Date of Patent: March 21, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc
    Inventors: James D. TerMeer, Joseph D. Bean, Rudy Woodard, Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Joseph Neil Gleason, Vian W. Y. Li
  • Patent number: D500251
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2003
    Date of Patent: December 28, 2004
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Rudy Woodard, Tim Trzepacz
  • Patent number: D671763
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2012
    Inventor: Rudy Woodard
  • Patent number: D694036
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2013
    Assignee: Ontrend Products, LLC
    Inventor: Rudy Woodard
  • Patent number: D696039
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2013
    Assignee: Ontrend Products, LLC
    Inventor: Rudy Woodard