Below are listed U.S. patents issued to Montana inventors June 3-17, 2014. For assistance in patent filing, call Billings patent attorney Antoinette M. Tease at 406-294-9000.
Khristian Bombeck, Casey Dodge and Casey Smith, all of Bozeman: Hot beverage brewing system and use thereof. 8,739,689. June 3. Alpha Dominiche Ltd. of Salt Lake City, Utah.
Robert E. Able of Bozeman: High-speed triple string drilling system. 8,739,902. June 3. Dura Drilling, Inc. of Bozeman.
Gordon Smith of Littleton, Colo.; Terry Wallace of Silver Bow; Emiko Gordon of Westminster, Colo., and Matt Canetto of Centennial, Colo.: Electronic bill payment with variable payment options. 8,744,959. June 3. MoneyGram International, Inc. of Minneapolis, Minn.
Gerald Lee Schmidt of Bozeman: Telescopic sight ring mounts alignment tool. 8,745,914. June 10.
Luke R. Mauritsen of Belgrade; Michael B. Simmonds of Bozeman, and Dan Griffing of Bozeman: Low vibration cryocooled system for low temperature microscopy and spectroscopy applications. 8,746,008. June 10. Montana Instruments Corporation of Bozeman.
Lee E. Cannon of Bozeman: Multiplayer bingo game with multilevel award amount pattern mapping. 8,753,188. June 17. IGT of Las Vegas, Nev.
John Andrew Nelsen of Bozeman: Ornamental design for a sheet good with surface pattern. D707,045. June 17.