Patents

In its endeavor to rid the world of tired and mundane products, Munchkin continues to develop and secure protection for its clever, unique product solutions. Munchkin is committed to protecting its innovations through its effort in securing patent protection in the United States and other territories internationally.

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As incorporated by §16 of the America Invents Act (AIA) and in accordance with 35 U.S.C. § 287(a), this page and the information contained herein provides notice of Munchkin\'s rights in the following United States Patents, and their foreign counterparts. The U.S. patent(s) that provide patent protection of these products are listed in association with the product name. Additional U.S. and Non-U.S. patent applications may be pending.


The following list of products is not exhaustive, and other products not listed here may be protected by one or more patents in the United States and elsewhere. Items listed below may be sold individually or as part of a combination product. Other products not listed herein may have patent markings placed on the particular product or packaging to provide adequate notice of its patent protection.

Product Name (s)Covered by one or more of the following Munchkin U.S. Patents and/or their foreign counterparts
All Star Potty SeatUnited States:
7,631,370.
Arm & Hammer ™ Diaper PailUnited States:
7,086,569; 8,127,519; 8,215,089; 8,567,157; 8,635,838; 8,647,587; 8,739,501; 8,833,592 D619,905; D623,283; D639,002; D639,003; D639,004; and other US and Int'l patents pending.

International:
JP5,331,205. Registered Community Design Nos.: 001702564-0001, 001702564-0002, 001702564-0003 & 001702564-0004.
Arm & Hammer™ 3-in-1 Potty SeatUnited States:
9,027,173. US and other Int’l patents pending.
Arm & Hammer™ Diaper Pail Refill BagsUnited States:
D619,905; D623,283; D639,002; D639,003; D639,004; and other US and Int'l patents pending.

International:
Canadian Industrial Design Registration No. 135,300 and 146,501. Registered Community Design Nos.: 001702564-0001, 001702564-0002, 001702564-0003 & 001702564-0004.
Arm & Hammer™ Potty WipesUnited States:
D665,259. US and other Int’l patents pending.
Auto-Close GateUnited States:
8,341,886; 9,097,050; and other US and Int'l patents pending.

International:
EP2050906. Registered Community Design No.: 000785050-0001.
Automobile MirrorUnited States:
6,779,900; 7,097,314; 7,104,661; 7,222,977; 7,862,189; D582,685.
Baby Food FeederUnited States:
D736,572; D737,095; and other US Patents pending.
BackpackUnited States:
D498,585.
Baby-in-Sight: Firefly Mirror; Mega Mirror™; Mirror; Seesaw Pals.United States:
6,857,753; 6,913,364.
Better-Fit™: UV Guardian™ Roller ShadeUS Patents pending.
Bottle Cleaning SetUnited States:
RE43,349; RE43,635.
Booster SeatUnited States:
D629,625.
Bottle Drying Rack & Brush SetUnited States:
RE43,349; RE43,635.
Character Cups:Santa Cup; Snowman Cup; Elf Cup; Bunny Cup; Chic Cup; Puppy Cup; Kitty Cup; Owl Cup; Pumpkin Cup; Ghost Cup; Monster Cup; Cupcake Cup; Ladybug Cup; Soccer Cup; Football Cup; Basketball Cup; Baseball Cup; Sesame Street™ Cup; Hello Kitty™ Cup.United States:
D698,600; D710,147 and Other US patents pending.
Click-Lock™ Bottoms Up Straw CupUnited States
8,733,568; 8,739,993; and other US Patents pending.
Click-Lock™ Cups: Sippy Cup; Trainer Cup; Straw Cup; Flip Straw Cup; Insulated Sippy Cup; Insulated Straw Cup; Re-usable Sippy Cup; Re-usable Trainer Cup; Re-usable Straw Cup.United States:
D675,062; D682,033; D685,609; D695,061; D699,068; 8,733,568; 8,739,993; and other US and Int'l patents pending.
Click-Lock™ Deluxe Snack CatcherUnited States
8,733,568; 9,144,337; and other US Patents pending.
Click-Lock™ Toddler BowlsUnited States
8,733,568; 8,739,993; and other US and Int'l patents pending.
ComforTemp™ Infant BatherUS Patents pending.
Container ClockUnited States:
D456,273.
Deluxe Bottle Brush; Bristle BrushUnited States:
7,017,222; D489,536.
Deluxe Dishwasher BasketUnited States:
8,312,887; 7,846,269.
Deluxe Drying Rack; Fold™United States:
RE43,349; RE43,635.
Deluxe Fresh Food FeederUnited States
7,901,375; D736,572; D737,095; and other US patents pending.
Deluxe Potty SeatUnited States:
7,631,370.
Deluxe Snack Pod: Stroller Drink and Snack HolderUnited States:
D650,639; 8,870,044.
Drink PodUnited States:
8,870,044.
Dual-Configuration HangerUnited States:
8,534,626; D642,450.
Easy-Close Metal GateInternational:
Registered Community Design No.: 000761440-0002.
Extending GateUnited States:
7,874,103.

International:
EP2014867B1.
Flip Straw CupUnited States:
7,516,862.
Float and Play BubblesUnited States:
D703,765.
Folding Step StoolUnited States:
D615,667.
Fold'n Go™ Travel BassinetUnited States:
D640,483.
Fold'n Go™ Travel Booster SeatUnited States:
D629,625.
Fresh Food Feeder Sesame Street™United States:
7,901,375.
Fresh Food Freezer PopsUnited States:
D706,584.
Fresh Food Freezer TraysUnited States:
D697,095.
goPad™ Diaper ChangerUnited States:
8,069,517; D663,148.
High Capacity Dishwasher BasketUS Patents pending.
Infant Car Seat: Comfort Canopy / Seat CoverUnited States:
7,150,499.
Keep-It-Cool: Reflective Window Sun ShadeUS Patents Pending.
Latch™ BottleUnited States:
D739,539; and other US Patents Pending.
Latch™ Bottle and Valve BrushUnited States:
7,017,222.
Latch™ Dishwasher BasketUS Patents pending.
Latch™ Insulated Bottle BagUS Patents pending.
Latch™ Pacifier & Designer ClipUS and Int'l patents pending.
Latch™ Pacifier & Heartbeat ClipUS and Int'l patents pending.
Latch™ Transition CupUS Patents Pending.
Loft® Aluminum GateInternational::
EP2014863.
Lulla-Vibe ™ Vibrating Mattress PadUnited States
D674,502; and other US patents pending.
Magical Firefly™ Crib Soother and ProjectorUS patents pending.
Mighty Grip®: Spill-Proof Cup; Straw Cup; Trainer CupUnited States
D708,901; and other US patents pending.
Miracle 360° CupUS Patent 9,241,588, US Patent D744,281, and other US Patents pending.
Mist: Wipe WarmerUS Patents pending.
Mozart Magic® CubeUnited States:
6,366,758.
Nursery Fresh™ Refill BagsUnited States:
9,085,404; and other US Patents pending.
OrganizerUnited States:
D479,660.
Portable GateUnited States:
8,297,336; 7,658,220.

International:
EP1788186.
Package Gate SystemUnited States:
8,267,244; D635,470.
Quick Install GateUnited States:
8,578,656; and other US and Int'l patents pending.
Re-Usable Sippy Cups DORA the EXPLORER™ / Twist Tight™ lidLicensed under U.S. Patent No. 6,976,604.
Re-Usable Spill-Proof Cups Sesame Street™ / Twist Tight™ lidLicensed under U.S. Patent No. 6,976,604.
Reusable Snack CupsUS and other Int’l patents pending.
Rinse PitcherUnited States:
8,087,595; D635,641.
Safe Step GateUnited States:
8,615,931; and other US and Int'l patents pending.
Safety SpoonsUnited States:
6,865,815.
Safety Sunblock ShadeUnited States:
6,997,501; 7,185,694.
Seat Belt AlertUnited States:
6,002,325.
Seat Guardian™ PlusUnited States:
D707,063; 8,870,283; and other US and Int’l patents pending.
Stroller HookUnited States:
8,695,179.
Swaddle Angel™ BlanketUS Patents pending.
Swaddle Angel™ Lap & Burp ClothUS Patents pending.
Swaddle Angel™ SwaddleUS Patents pending.
Teething Book Sesame Street™United States:
7,942,899.
To-Go BibUS Patents pending.
Wide Spaces Expanding GateUnited States:
8,863,811; and other US and Int'l patents pending.
Wood & Steel Designer GateUnited States:
8,205,388; and other Int'l patents pending.

International:
EP2020480; Registered Community Design No.: 000785050-0002.