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They Invented What? (No. 129)

Posted in General Commentary by Jake Ward on February 18, 2020

Anticipate This!™ | Patent and Trademark Law Blog

U.S. Pat. No.6,926,629:  Attachment for blade of hockey stick.

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BACKGROUND:

A hockey stick is a structure that can hit an object, such as a hockey puck, with great force, with great control, and over a relatively great distance. For example, when hit by a hockey stick, a hockey puck can fly from one end to another end of a hockey rink at 100 mph or more precisely into a desired corner of the net.

Yard waste often includes undesirable refuse such as rotten hornet-infested crab apples and dog waste. Such refuse is undesirable for a number of reasons, including the consistency of the refuse such as its relative hardness or softness and the odor given off by the refuse. If the waste is being picked up by an apparatus, the apparatus may not have features permitting one to fling the waste to a desired spot such as a…

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Presenting “Patently Good Ideas: IP For Business & Entrepreneurs” to the Urban League of Greater Cleveland – February 19, 2020.

Posted in General Commentary by Jake Ward on February 18, 2020

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