The Slinky: An Iconic American Invention With Timeless Patenting Lessons

The Slinky: An Iconic American Invention With Timeless Patenting Lessons

The way it wiggled when it hit the floor struck Richard T. James like a sledgehammer welded by the inventing gods themselves. The torsion spring had fallen off his desk and “stepped its way down” to the floor in a magical spring-like fashion that conjured up the idea for the world-famous Slinky® toy that he successfully patented in 1947.
The Daring & Caring Entrepreneurship of Marguerite Spagnuolo and Her Patented Grandmas2Share® Dolls

The Daring & Caring Entrepreneurship of Marguerite Spagnuolo and Her Patented Grandmas2Share® Dolls

With recent appearances on ABC’s “Shark Tank®” and “Toy Box®,” my client, Marguerite Spagnuolo, is winning the hearts of families across the world with her patented cuddly handmade dolls. She crafts the dolls in the likeness of her two grandmothers, which adoring grandchildren cherish as if they were their own grandmas.