ConocoPhillips Patents – Key Insights and Stats

ConocoPhillips has a total of 5367 patents globally, out of which 2461 have been granted. Of these 5367 patents, more than 29% patents are active. United States of America is where ConocoPhillips has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Canada. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of ConocoPhillips.

ConocoPhillips was founded in 2012 by Isaac E. Blake and L.E. Phillips. ConocoPhillips provides oil exploration and production services. The Company offers processes, refines, and markets crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products. ConocoPhillips serves customers worldwide. As of March 2022, ConocoPhillips has a market cap of $126.0 Billion.

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

How many patents does the CEO of ConocoPhillips have?

The CEO, Ryan Lance have 0 patents.

How many patents does ConocoPhillips have?

ConocoPhillips has a total of 5367 patents globally. These patents belong to 1615 unique patent families. Out of 5367 patents, 1609 patents are active.

How many ConocoPhillips patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

ConocoPhillips Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

ConocoPhillips Patents

How Many Patents did ConocoPhillips File Every Year?

ConocoPhillips 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 GrantConocoPhillips Applications FiledConocoPhillips Patents Granted
201137159
201223649
201319085
2014201133
2015159135
2016280118
201711975
201820377
2019121130
202093137
202144123
202224

How Many Patents did ConocoPhillips File in Different Countries?

ConocoPhillips Worldwide Patents

Countries in which ConocoPhillips Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America1176
Canada482
Europe474
Australia437
Germany157
China151
Japan127
Korea (South)115
Brazil94
Singapore89
Mexico87
Malaysia86
Russian Federation84
Spain83
India81
Norway76
Indonesia69
Austria63
Argentina55
South Africa52
United Kingdom46
Chile45
Saudi Arabia42
Hungary27
Denmark25
Eurasian Patent Organization24
Taiwan23
Gulf Cooperation Council23
Viet Nam20
Egypt20
Colombia20
African Intellectual Property Organization22
Peru17
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)13
Israel11
Ukraine11
Portugal10
Finland9
Czech Republic9
Algeria8
Philippines7
Ecuador7
Georgia6
New Zealand5
Poland5
Yugoslavia/Serbia and Montenegro5
Papua New Guinea4
Panama4
Kazakhstan4
Slovakia3
Turkey3
Bulgaria2
Croatia2
Morocco2
Uzbekistan1
Tunisia1
Cyprus1
Mongolia1
Uruguay1
Cuba1
Greece1
United Arab Emirates1
Brunei1
Mozambique1
Bolivia1

Where are Research Centers of ConocoPhillips Patents Located?

Research Centers of ConocoPhillips Patents

10 Best ConocoPhillips Patents

US20050131173A1 is the most popular patent in the ConocoPhillips portfolio. It has received 931 citations so far from companies like Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc, Cilag Gmbh International and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of ConocoPhillips:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20050131173A1931
US6355594B1718
US6395666B1707
US6524987B1680
US6376415B1675
US6750302B1548
US6613712B1528
US6401486B1250
US6387986B1231
US20030070808A1208

Which Companies are using ConocoPhillips Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the ConocoPhillips patent portfolio are Halliburton Energy Services Inc, Schlumberger and Shell Oil Company.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Halliburton Energy Services Inc40
Schlumberger38
Shell Oil Company28
Baker Hughes27
Chevron Usa Inc25
Cgg Services Sa17
Harris Corporation17
General Electric16
Saudi Arabian Oil Company15
The Linde Group14

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on ConocoPhillips Patents

Top ConocoPhillips Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US6401486B120
US20040015376A114
US6427774B211
US6872753B211
US20050210739A111
US7636275B210
US6691531B19
US20050100414A18
US7975763B28
US20110131020A17
US20080250795A17
US7027968B27
US20060013759A17
US7833551B27
US7072767B26

What Percentage of ConocoPhillips US Patent Applications were Granted?

ConocoPhillips (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 1667 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 1310 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 83.44%.

Below are the key stats of ConocoPhillips patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for ConocoPhillips?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Conocophillips Company52071.72%
Phillips 66 Company18680.11%
Boulware & Valoir13591.30%
Richmond Hitchcock Fish & Dollar9992.93%
Conocophillips Company Ip Services Group7768.83%
Polsinelli Pc68100.00%
Honeywell Uop48100.00%
Richmond Hitchcock3694.44%
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Lp25100.00%
Richmond Phillips Hitchcock & Fish23100.00%

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What are ConocoPhillips’ key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by ConocoPhillips?

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

R&D Focus: How ConocoPhillips search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 3, 2022

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