First Citizens BancShares has a total of 15 patents globally, out of which 11 have been granted. Of these 15 patents, no patents are active. The United States of America is where First Citizens BancShares has filed the maximum number of patents. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of First Citizens BancShares.
First Citizens BancShares was founded in 1986. The Company is the holding company for First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company and Ironstone Bank.
Do read about some of the most popular patents of First Citizens BancShares which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find First Citizens BancShares patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over First Citizens BancShares patent portfolio.
How many patents does the Founder and CEO of First Citizens BancShares have?
The Founder Allen K. Smith has 0 patent and CEO Frank B. has 0 patent.
How many patents does First Citizens BancShares have?
First Citizens BancShares has a total of 15 patents globally. These patents belong to 13 unique patent families. Out of 15 patents, no patents are active.
How Many Patents did First Citizens BancShares File Every Year?
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 Grant||First Citizens BancShares Applications Filed||First Citizens BancShares Patents Granted|
How many First Citizens BancShares patents are Alive/Dead?
All the Patents were filed by First Citizens BancShares are Dead.
How Many Patents did First Citizens BancShares File in Different Countries?
All the Patents were filed by First Citizens BancShares in the United States of America.
Where are Research Centers of First Citizens BancShares Patents Located?
The Research Centre for all the First Citizens BancShares patents is the United States of America.
10 Best First Citizens BancShares Patents
US6766419B1 is the most popular patent in the First Citizens BancShares portfolio. It has received 150 citations so far from companies like Intel, Searete and IBM.
Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of First Citizens BancShares:
|Publication Number||Citation Count|
How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to First Citizens BancShares patents?
The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to First Citizens BancShares invention. They couldn’t because First Citizens BancShares had protected those before them.
Examiners at the USPTO referred 10 First Citizens BancShares patents in 59 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).
The top citing companies in the First Citizens BancShares patent portfolio are IBM, Atheropoint and Raytheon.
List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing First Citizens BancShares –
|Company||Number of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing First Citizens BancShares Patents||Number of Rejections (102 & 103)|
|Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration||2||3|
|Toshiba Medical Systems||1||2|
|Shenzhen Mindray Bio-Medical Electronics||1||1|
Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on First Citizens BancShares Patents
Top First Citizens BancShares Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications
|Patent Number||Count of Rejected Applications|
List of First Citizens BancShares Patents
|First Citizens BancShares Patents||Title|
|US7073208B2||Ventilated Safety Goggles|
|US7041771B1||Encapsulant With Fluxing Properties And Method Of Use In Flip-Chip Surface Mount Reflow Soldering|
|US7032466B2||Load Bearing Device Including Overboard Indicator|
|US6907645B2||Wire Spring Latch Safety Hook|
|US6862635B1||Synchronization Techniques In A Multithreaded Environment|
|US6835177B2||Ultrasonic Blood Vessel Measurement Apparatus And Method|
|US6819004B2||Encapsulant With Fluxing Properties And Method Of Use In Flip-Chip Surface Mount Reflow Soldering|
|US6786391B2||Method Of Controlling Solder Deposition Utilizing Two Fluxes And Preform|
|US6766419B1||Optimization Of Cache Evictions Through Software Hints|
|US6615484B2||Method Of Manufacturing An Electrical Connection Using Solder Flux Compatible With Flip Chip Underfill Material|
|US6557474B1||Initiator Header Subassembly For Inflation Devices|
|US20110202379A1||Personalized Uniform Resource Locator Contact Management System|
|US20050023328A1||Method Of Controlling Solder Deposition Utilizing Two Fluxes And Preform|
|US20040060499A1||Portable Barricade System|
|US20030068907A1||Hermetically Sealed Package|
What are First Citizens BancShares key innovation segments?
What Technologies are Covered by First Citizens BancShares?
The chart below distributes patents filed by First Citizens BancShares