USPTO Issues Milestone Patent to LeapFrog

Jan27.LeapFrogOn March 26, the Department of Commerce’s U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) commemorated its 700,000th design patent at a ceremony with Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker at Langdon Education Campus in Washington, D.C.

The patent for the ornamental design for a hand-held learning apparatus was issued to inventor and LeapFrog employee Jason Avery, and is currently assigned to LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. for its LeapsterGS.

“For nearly 20 years, LeapFrog has been a leader in life-changing educational entertainment experiences through innovation-forward solutions such as LeapsterGS, and we are honored to have our device issued the 700,000th design patent,” said John Barbour, chief executive officer at LeapFrog.

LeapFrog to Webcast Analyst Event

LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. will webcast a presentation to investors and analysts on February 12 at 8:30 a.m. EST. The webcast will include presentations given by members of the company’s management team, including Chief Executive Officer John Barbour, Chief Financial Officer Ray Arthur, and Chief Marketing Officer Greg Ahearn. [Read more...]