Check Point Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Check Point has a total of 180 patents globally, out of which 114 have been granted. Of these 180 patents, more than 56% patents are active. The United States of America is where Check Point has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Japan. Parallelly, the United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and Israel is the origin country of Check Point.

Check Point was founded in the year 1993. The company develops, designs and markets enterprise software. The Company offers threat prevention, web security, security management, software defined protection, support programs and deployment services. As of December 2022, the market cap of Check Point is $ 16 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Check Point which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Check Point patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Check Point patent portfolio.

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Check Point have?

The founders Arik Peretz, Gil Schwed, Marius Nacht have 0 and Shlomo Kramer has 3 and the CEO Gil Schwed has 0 patents.

How many patents does Check Point have?

Check Point has a total of 180 patents globally. These patents belong to 110 unique patent families. Out of 180 patents, 102 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Check Point File Every Year?

Check Point Patents  Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantCheck Point Applications FiledCheck Point Patents Granted
20226
202195
2020510
2019612
201855
20171010
2016175
2015136
201469
2013125
201266
201145

How many Check Point patents are Alive/Dead?

Check Point Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Check Point File in Different Countries?

Check Point Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Check Point Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America133
Europe7
Japan5
Germany3
China2
Australia2
Israel2
Norway2
Estonia2
Austria2
Singapore1
New Zealand1
Brazil1
Eurasia1
Poland1
Canada1
Hungary1
Korea (South)1
United Kingdom1
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)1

 

Where are the Research Centres of Check Point Patents Located?

Research Centres of Check Point Patents

 

10 Best Check Point Patents

US6496935B1 is the most popular patent in the Check Point portfolio. It has received 353 citations so far from companies like Dynarc, Cereva Network, and Nokia.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Check Point:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6496935B1353
US6625734B1243
US20050008163A1199
US7587749B2179
US20050183003A1124
US7313824B187
US7360073B183
US20030236887A176
US7333616B168
US20100138910A160

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Check Point patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Check Point invention. They couldn’t because Check Point had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO referred 67 Check Point patents in 364 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Check Point patent portfolio are IBM, Microsoft, and Ca Inc.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Check Point –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Check Point PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
IBM1119
Microsoft934
Ca Inc714
Juniper Networks618
Mcafee57
Fortinet57
Palo Alto Networks35
Morgan Stanley36
Blackberry310
Socure Inc34

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Check Point Patents

Top Check Point Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US6625734B18
US8646073B28
US7360073B17
US9888032B26
US7587749B26
US8254698B25
US7333616B15
US8533808B25
US20150020188A15
US20050008163A15
US6496935B14
US10372931B24
US8051187B24
US9137204B24
US8406233B24

What Percentage of Check Point US Patent Applications were Granted?

Check Point (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 102 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 69 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 72.63%.

Below are the key stats of Check Point patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Check Point?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Dr Mark M Friedman6378.57%
John A Smart1788.24%
Squire Pb Dc Office1136.36%
Hickman Becker Bingham Ledesma4100.00%
Alston & Bird20.00%
Dr Mark Friedman20.00%
Banner & Witcoff10.00%
Blank Rome1100.00%
Brake Hughes Bellermann1100.00%

What are Check Point’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Check Point?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Check Point in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Check Point thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Check Point search focus changed over the years?

EXCLUSIVE INSIGHTS COMING SOON!

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Updated on December 22, 2022

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