Representative before the EPO

Company dna coulson and rule
no operation time available
1 office
active in Legal Services

Representative before the EPO

Company dna coulson and associates
no operation time available
Headquarter in Rugby
active in Legal Services

We have observed 79 EP applications John Eric Rule has served for within the last five+ years. (We consider all applications which have an EP A1 publication dated after December 17, 2012). Please note, that we only count EP applications, in which the name of the patent attorney is explicitly mentioned as representative. These EP applications are:

EP10782768

HERMETICALLY-SEALED PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS WITH IMPROVED BARRIER PERFORMANCE

IPC classification:
B31C 1/06, B31F 1/00, B32B 29/00, B65D 3/12, B65D 3/14, B65D 3/22, B65D 3/28, B65D 77/20
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13157652

Hermetically sealed paperboard containers with enhanced barrier performance

IPC classification:
B31F 1/00, B65D 3/12, B65D 3/14, B65D 3/22, B65D 3/28
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP11761212

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 5/72, B65D 71/36
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11793943

APPARATUS, METHOD OF OPERATION OF SAME AND TOOLS FOR USE WITH APPARATUS

IPC classification:
B23Q 7/14, B65G 35/06
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13181991

Handle structure for packaging

IPC classification:
B65D 5/46
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12706393

PAPERBOARD SECURITY CARD WITH CONTENT RETAINING ELEMENTS

IPC classification:
B65D 5/42, B65D 71/00, B65D 73/00, B65D 75/32
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12710394

APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANIPULATION OF ARTICLES

IPC classification:
B65G 59/02, B65G 61/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12865409

PRE-COMPRESSION VALVE SYSTEMS FOR TRIGGER SPRAYERS

IPC classification:
B05B 11/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Calmar, Inc.
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12789949

IMPROVED TRIGGER SPRAYER VALVES

IPC classification:
B05B 11/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Calmar, Inc.
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13193369

Packaging machine and method of packaging articles

IPC classification:
B65B 21/20
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12715774

CARTON FOR PACKAGING ARTICLES, BLANK AND METHOD FOR FORMING SAME

IPC classification:
B65D 71/18, B65D 71/22
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12714166

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM WITH INCREASED PRODUCT-TO-DISPENSER CONTACT

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 5/02
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12793078

AEROSOL ACTUATORS AND IMPROVED AEROSOL ASSEMBLIES

IPC classification:
B65D 83/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Calmar, Inc.
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12704638

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/22
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12745750

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/18
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP11779520

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP11751172

DEVICES FOR DISPENSING AND DISPLAYING PRODUCTS AND PACKAGE ASSEMBLIES FOR USE WITH THE SAME

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 5/72, B65H 3/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12791340

PACKAGING SYSTEM, MACHINE AND TRANSFER APPARATUS AND METHOD

IPC classification:
B65B 65/00, B65G 37/02
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12794597

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 5/72
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP11738913

DISPENSING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 71/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP11764395

INSULATED BEVERAGE CONTAINER

IPC classification:
B65D 3/22, B65D 81/38
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12787952

FASTENING MECHANISM FOR A CARTON

IPC classification:
B65D 71/12
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12701038

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM WITH DIRECTIONAL FLEXING CONTAINER

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 5/72, B65D 25/24, B65D 71/36
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12701041

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM WITH PANEL GUIDE

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08, B65D 5/72, B65D 25/24, B65D 71/36, G07F 11/28
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12709255

INSULATED CONTAINER WITH DEBOSSED OVERWRAP

IPC classification:
B65D 81/38
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12779981

LIQUID DISPENSER CONTAINERS

IPC classification:
B05B 11/00, B05B 15/00, B65D 23/10
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Calmar, Inc.
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13721173

PRODUCT DISPENSING SYSTEM WITH TAPERED CATCH ELEMENT

IPC classification:
A47F 1/08
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13728270

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 5/46, B65D 5/54
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13706895

TEAR-RESISTANT LAMINATE STRUCTURE

IPC classification:
B32B 7/12, B32B 27/10, B32B 27/32, B65D 65/40
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13730279

TRANSMISSION SYSTEM

IPC classification:
F16D 13/26, F16D 23/04, F16H 3/08, F16H 3/12, F16H 63/30
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12181314

Loading device for supplying articles such as blanks

IPC classification:
B65B 43/12, B65G 59/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13744871

CARTON WITH HANDLE AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 5/468
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP11761236

WRAP-AROUND CARRIER WITH LOCKING HEEL RETAINING STRUCTURE

IPC classification:
B65D 71/20
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13826254

PRODUCTION OF NANOSTRUCTURED CARBON MATERIALS

IPC classification:
B82Y 30/00, B82Y 40/00, C01B 31/36, D01F 9/12
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13745279

HERMETICALLY SEALED PAPERBOARD CONTAINER

IPC classification:
B31C 1/06, B32B 29/00, B65D 77/20
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14730089

CONTROLLER FOR A GAMES CONSOLE

IPC classification:
A63F 13/20, A63F 13/90, A63F 13/98
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13763156

CARTON WITH CARRYING HANDLE AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 5/468, B65D 71/36
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12175896

Crate cover and blank

IPC classification:
B65D 1/24
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13767187

PACKAGE, CARTON AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 71/16, B65D 71/36
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13773552

PACKAGING MACHINE AND METHOD OF PACKAGING ARTICLES

IPC classification:
B65B 21/04, B65B 35/58, B65G 47/244
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13784065

EVAPORATIVE FUEL VAPOR EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
B01D 53/04, B60K 15/035, F02M 25/08
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13795098

COMPOSITE PACKAGE WITH HANDLE

IPC classification:
B65D 71/20, B65D 71/30
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13855104

CHILD RESISTANT PUMPS

IPC classification:
B65D 83/76
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11779516

TWIST RECLOSABLE BLISTER PACKAGE

IPC classification:
B65D 73/00
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP11831436

FOAMING AEROSOL ACTUATOR AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME

IPC classification:
B05B 7/32
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Calmar, Inc.
Agent:
Multiple attorneys, Coulson & Rule
Agent:
Multiple attorneys, Coulson & Associates
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13814326

LOCKING ARRANGEMENT, CARTON, BLANK AND METHOD

IPC classification:
B65D 5/00, B65D 71/14, B65D 71/16
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13703172

PACKAGE WITH CARRYING HANDLE AND BLANK FOR FORMING THE HANDLE

IPC classification:
A45F 5/10, B65D 21/02, B65D 71/44
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13702517

PACKAGING MACHINE

IPC classification:
B31B 1/86, B65B 61/14, B65D 5/46, B65D 71/44
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14200724

Mill-style blow molding wheel mechanism and method of manufacturing the same

IPC classification:
B29C 49/04, B29C 49/20, B29C 49/24, B29C 49/36
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14732459

PACKAGE WITH HANDLE, BLANK THEREFOR AND PART-FORMED STRUCTURE

IPC classification:
B65D 71/22, B65D 71/30
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14726486

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12184136

Handle structure for packaging

IPC classification:
B65D 5/46
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14728792

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14737117

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 5/54, B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14738966

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 5/54, B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14767216

CARTON WITH INTEGRAL HANDLE AND PACKAGE

IPC classification:
B65D 71/30, B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14772041

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11788275

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING GROUPS OF ARTICLES ON A CONVEYOR

IPC classification:
B65B 35/40, B65B 57/16, B65G 19/02, B65G 47/08, B65G 47/71, B65G 47/82
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Packaging Systems, LLC
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP11724914

SINGLE PIECE CONTAINER FOR SECURING AN INSERT CARD

IPC classification:
B65D 5/38, B65D 83/04
Applicant:
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14802929

GAMES CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
A63F 13/22, A63F 13/24
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15702412

GAMES CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
A63F 13/22, A63F 13/24
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15714357

BLANK, CARTON AND PACKAGE WITH DUAL ACCESS FEATURE

IPC classification:
B65D 71/34
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15714546

GAMES CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
A63F 13/20, A63F 13/218, A63F 13/24
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15722845

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15721964

PANEL INTERLOCKING DEVICE FOR A CARTON AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 71/00
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15722196

GAMES CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
A63F 13/24
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15189027

GASKET WELDING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
B29C 65/20, B29C 65/78
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15795062

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 5/468, B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15778486

PACKAGING MACHINE AND APPARATUS THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65B 21/04, B65B 21/18, B65B 35/36, B65B 35/44, B65B 35/50, B65B 35/52, B65B 61/20, B65G 57/32
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15766328

BASKET STYLE CARRIER AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 71/58
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15784199

CARTON AND CARTON BLANK AND A HANDLE STRUCTURE THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15848468

INDEXING DELIVERY DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61M 5/178, A61M 5/315, G01F 11/02
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15848977

INDEXING DOSE DISPENSING DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61M 5/178, A61M 5/30, A61M 5/315
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP17161924

CARTON AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 71/30
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP17168840

CARTON HAVING IMPROVED DISPENSING FEATURE AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 71/36
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16702031

CONTROLLER FOR A GAMES CONSOLE

IPC classification:
A63F 13/20, A63F 13/24
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16701700

CARTON, BLANK THEREFOR AND PACKAGE

IPC classification:
B65D 71/20
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16702615

CARTON AND BLANK THEREFOR

IPC classification:
B65D 5/02, B65D 5/16, B65D 5/42, B65D 5/54
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16703235

PAPERBOARD CARTON AND CARTON BLANK

IPC classification:
B65D 71/18
Agent:
John Eric Rule, Coulson & Rule
Status:
Request for examination was made

Please Sign in to use this feature