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Patent Portfolio for Sale:

Device Docking, Connectors & EMI Protection    

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Overview

These inventions include: docking stations & systems, electrical connection circuit protection, mechanical assemblies & configurations etc.

The seller would like to be granted a license back.

Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this Patent Portfolio:

Class 439: Electrical Connectors

This is the generic class for a pair of mated conductors comprising at least two electrically conducting elements which are interconnected to permit relative motion of such conducting elements during use without a break in electrical conductivity therebetween. Also, this is the generic class for a device constituting an electricity conducting contact between conductors of electricity; wherein the joint is of a type which may be readily made and broken, repeatedly by attachment and detachment of contact supporting structure on each conductor.

Subclass 108: Grounding of coupling part
Subclass 157: Integral retainer and cam separator
Subclass 181: INCLUDING ARC SUPPRESSING OR EXTINGUISHING MEANS
Subclass 197: For urging contact toward or away from mating contact
Subclass 265: Expandable contact or spreadable contacts
Subclass 298: Including resilient latching retaining means
Subclass 328: Fingerlike grasping means comprising portion of coupling part
Subclass 342: Including compound movement of coupling part
Subclass 347: Laterally moving slide
Subclass 352: With additional means to cause or prevent unlatching
Subclass 377: For guiding side of movable panel, e.g., circuit board
Subclass 64: With guide for directing panel circuit movement
Subclass 701: Having modular or multipart insulating body
Subclass 489: Connection indicating provision

Class 174: Electricity: Conductors And Insulators

This class is for inventions relating to the structure of electrical conductors and insulators and insulators and the apparatus specialized to mounting, supporting, encasing in conduits, and/or housing the same. Conductors may be bare or be encased in insulation, may be single strand or plural strand, may be of single conductor form or there may be a plurality of conductors associated together to form a cable. Since all materials that have the property of being conductors of electricity and all devices made therefrom may be termed electrical conductors, only those structures that are specially designed to conduct electricity as their proximate purpose are placed in this class. Insulators are placed here when the structure thereof is claimed, which structure is specially designed for spacing two or more devices of different electrical potential from each other or for spacing one or more devices from ground. Since all materials which are poor conductors of electricity and devices made therefrom may be termed electrical insulators, only those structures whose proximate purpose is that already stated. Conduits are placed in this class only when some characteristic is claimed which limits the same to the electrical use.

Subclass 369: Strip or metal comb

Class 361: Electricity: Electrical Systems And Devices

Systems or devices which provide safety and protection for other systems and devices; control circuits for electromagnetic devices and non-electromagnetic-type relays. Systems or devices which discharge, or prevent the accumulation of electrical charge on or in an object or material; circuits for charging objects or materials. Systems for generating or conducting an electric charge. Systems which process electrical speed signals. Circuits for reversing the polarity of an electric circuit. Systems which cause the ignition of a fuel or an explosive charge. Systems and processes for demagnetizing a magnetic field. Transformers and inductors with integral switch, capacitor or lock. Electrostatic capacitors, per se. Housings and mounting assemblies with plural diverse electrical components. Electrolytic systems and devices.

Subclass 729: Plural
Subclass 732: Having lock or interlock
Subclass 733: Selective connections
Subclass 752: With housing or chassis
Subclass 785: With separable connector or socket means
Subclass 788: Having backplane connection
Subclass 797: Storage or file cabinet
Subclass 798: With ejector or extractor
Subclass 220: Specific conduction means or dissipator

Class 710: Electrical Computers And Digital Data Processing Systems: Input/Output

This class provides, within a computer or digital data processing system with the following processes or apparatus for 1. transferring data from one or more peripherals to one or more computers or digital data processing systems for the latter to process, store, or further transfer or for transferring data from the computers or digital data processing systems to the peripherals; 2. for interconnecting or communicating between two or more components connected to an interconnection medium (e.g., a bus) within a single computer or digital data processing system; 3. for preventing access to a shared resource of a computer or digital data processing system; 4. for granting access to a shared resource of a computer of digital data processing system by one of a plurality of components of the computer or digital data processing system by interrogating each of the components in a predetermined order; 5. for determining which of a plurality of components of a computer or digital data processing system contending for access to a shared resource shall be granted access at any one time based upon a predetermined criteria; and 6. for stopping, halting, or suspending a current processing function within a computer or digital data processing system.

Subclass 305: Bus interface architecture
Subclass 314: Common protocol (e.g., PCI to PCI)
Subclass 304: Hot docking
Subclass 303: Docking station

Class 714: Error Detection/Correction And Fault Detection/Recovery

This class provides for process or apparatus for detecting and correcting errors in electrical pulse or pulse coded data; it also provides for process or apparatus for detecting and recovering from faults in electrical computers and digital data processing systems, as well as logic level based systems.

Subclass 14: Of power supply

Class 200: Electricity: Circuit Makers And Breakers

Combinations of circuit makers and breakers with electrical plugs, sockets, or other connectors are in this class. This class includes devices known as "controllers", "circuit-closers", "switches", "circuit-breakers", "interrupters", "distributers", "thermal-cut-offs", "fuses", and "electrical thermostats".

Subclass 5D: Multiple push-button subsequent release