James D. Busch

James D. Busch

James D. Busch is an experienced patent attorney and inventor in his own right.  For the last decade, Mr. Busch has helped clients obtain, manage, license, and enforce intellectual property rights involving cellular telephony, computer software, radio communications (including Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and other ISM radios), automotive, and many other technologies.

Mr. Busch graduated from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University magna cum laudeOrder of the Coif, and earned a certificate in intellectual property law from the Center for the Study of Law, Science, and Technology.  During law school, Mr. Busch worked as a patent agent, and conducted 13 bench trials and assisted with 15 jury trials as a Rule 38 Prosecutor in Scottsdale.  While studying electrical engineering as an undergraduate, Mr. Busch worked with experimental satellite propulsion, control, and communications systems before working with semiconductors in the medical device industry.

A brief curriculum vitae for Mr. Busch is: Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, J.D. (2009), magna cum laudeOrder of the Coif; Barrett Honors College, Arizona State University, B.S. (2006) in Electrical Engineering, specializing in Electromagnetics, summa cum laude. Admissions: State of Illinois; State of Arizona, United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Personal Background

Mr. Busch is the sole inventor of 23 issued patents including:

  1. U.S. Patent 8,229,458 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine the name of a location visited by a user of a wireless device.
  2. U.S. Patent 8,364,171 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine the current popularity of physical business locations.
  3. U.S. Patent 8,437,776 (Google Patents) - Methods to determine the effectiveness of a physical advertisement relating to a physical business location.
  4. U.S. Patent 8,447,331 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to deliver digital location-based content to a visitor at a physical business location.
  5. U.S. Patent 8,515,459 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to provide a reminder relating to a physical business location of interest to a user when the user is near the physical business location.
  6. U.S. Patent 8,559,977 (Google Patents) - Confirming a venue of user location.
  7. U.S. Patent 8,566,236 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine the name of a business location visited by a user of a wireless device and process payments.
  8. U.S. Patent 8,626,194 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine the name of a business location visited by a user of a wireless device and provide suggested destinations.
  9. U.S. Patent 8,768,379 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to recommend businesses to a user of a wireless device based on a location history associated with the user.
  10. U.S. Patent 8,774,839 (Google Patents) - Confirming a venue of user location.
  11. U.S. Patent 8,892,126 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine the name of a physical business location visited by a user of a wireless device based on location information and the time of day.
  12. U.S. Patent 8,996,035 (Google Patents) - Mobile Advertisement with Social Component for Geo-Social Networking System.
  13. U.S. Patent 9,008,691 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to provide an advertisement relating to a recommended business to a user of a wireless device based on a location history of visited physical named locations associated with the user.
  14. U.S. Patent 9,076,165 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine the name of a physical business location visited by a user of a wireless device and verity the authenticity of reviews of the physical business location.
  15. U.S. Patent 9,277,366 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to determine a position within a physical location visited by a user of a wireless device using Bluetooth® transmitters configured to transmit identification numbers and transmitter identification data.
  16. U.S. Patent 9,521,524 (Google Patents) - Specific methods that improve the functionality of a location based service system by determining and verifying the branded name of an establishment visited by a user of a wireless device based on approximate geographic location coordinate data received by the system from the wireless device.
  17. U.S. Patent 9,639,858 (Google Patents) - Systems and methods to attribute real-world visits of physical business locations by a user of a wireless device to targeted digital content or publicly displayed physical content previously viewable by the user.
  18. U.S. Design Patent No. D674590 (Google Patents) - Pocket Key Organizer
  19. U.S. Design Patent No. D683951 (Google Patents) - Pocket Key Organizer
  20. U.S. Design Patent No. D714537 (Google Patents) - Pocket Key Organizer
  21. U.S. Design Patent No. D714539 (Google Patents) - Pocket Key Organizer
  22. U.S. Design Patent No. D730446 (Google Patents) - Folding Pen for a Pocket Key Organizer
  23. U.S. Design Patent No. D759755 (Google Patents) - Pocket Key Organizer

In addition to working on and building his own inventions and other products, Mr. Busch enjoys biking, sailing, and flying sailplanes and powered airplanes.