Marketing Ethics and Legal Strategies – January 21, 2015

Ken Booth will be speaking on the ethics of marketing by lawyers and the strategies they can employ when planning a marketing campaign. Ken will review and analyze the ARPC on lawyer marketing, including the fine distinctions between unacceptable solicitations and acceptable marketing. Additionally, the discussions will include practical advice on how to develop and…

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5 Easy Digital Marketing Strategies For Lawyers

Ken Booth will be speaking on five simple ways for lawyers to enhance their presence in today’s online community. With an ever-increasing amount of internet-based marketing resources at one’s disposal, it is often hard to navigate and utilize them for maximum effectiveness. Ken’s presentation will explore various avenues of available marketing techniques, including the benefits of using…

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Other Non-Provisional Patent Applications: Patent Application Types and Strategies – Part 5

For each of design patent applications and utility patent applications, there are three types of applications and one procedure that should be discussed; namely, Continuation, Divisional, Continuation-in-part, and Request for Continued Examination (“RCE”).  Each of these may be filed when and claim priority to any currently pending patent application (a “parent application”).  The resulting “child”…

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In Defense of Ideas

Intellectual assets are some of the most valuable assets a company owns. Every company has some intellectual asset into which company time, money and resources were invested. As with any valued asset, there should be a record made so the company knows what new ideas and intellectual property it owns and how they are being…

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United States Patent 6,938,292

6,938,292 Carpet Trimmer and Tucker Issued: September 6, 2005 Assignee: Quick Tuck, LLC (Mesa, AZ) Inventors:  Iannacone, Jr.; Charles P. (Gilbert, AZ) Abstract:  The invention is a bi-directional carpet trimmers and tucker. The trimmers may be adjusted or sized to trim the carpet edge to the correct length for tucking. At least two trimmers are…

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United States Patent 7,282,643

7,282,643 Weatherproof receptacle cover with adapter plate Issued:  October 16, 2007 Assignee:  Taymac Corporation (Gilbert, AZ) Inventors:  Maltby; Edgar W. (Mesa, AZ), Shotey; Marcus J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Shotey; Michael J. (Scottsdale, AZ) Abstract:  A convertible electrical device cover including a base plate and an adapter plate configured to accommodate an electrical device. When the convertible…

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United States Patent 7,396,996

7,396,996 Expandable in-use outlet cover Issued:  July 8, 2008 Assignee:  TayMac Corporation (Gilbert, AZ) Inventors:  Shotey; Marcus J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Maltby; Edgar W. (Mesa, AZ), Baldwin; Jeffrey P. (Phoenix, AZ), Jolley; Lincoln (West Jordan, UT), Booth; Kenneth C. (Mesa, AZ) Abstract:  A telescoping in-use cover plate that includes at least two inter-fitting members that enable…

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United States Patent 7,538,272

7,538,272 Weatherproof cover plate Issued:  May 26, 2009 Assignee:  TayMac Corporation (Gilbert, AZ) Inventors:  Shotey; Michael J. (Las Vegas, NV), Shotey; Marcus J. (Scottsdale, AZ), Maltby; Edgar W. (Mesa, AZ) Abstract:  A weatherproof cover plate is disclosed. A continuous ridge on the base is disclosed in association with a gasket and a biased hinge to…

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United States Publication 20080206581

20080206581 Static-Electricity Proof Tile Published:  August 28, 2008 Inventors:  Lee; Moon-Soo; (Seoul, KR) Abstract:  Disclosed is static electricity proof tile, which has volume resistance lower than conventional tiles, prevents bleeding, which typically occurs in static electricity proof tiles manufactured using a surfactant, blocks electronic waves and water vein waves, and has an excellent moisturization function.…

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United States Patent 7,618,351

7,618,351 Pedal exercise machine having arc trajectory Issued:  November 17, 2009 Assignee:  Motus Co., Ltd. (KR) Inventors:  Kwon; Taeg Joon (Seoul, KR), Choi; Sang Young (Goyang, KR), Kim; Eung Won (Bucheon, KR), Han; Sang Seo (Incheon, KR), Han; Sang Jun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Gi Hong (Seoul, KR) Abstract:  A pedal exercise machine includes an arc…

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