Google has a total of 79965 patents globally, out of which 30212 have been granted. Of these 79965 patents, more than 75% patents are active. United States of America is where Google has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Europe. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Google.
Google was founded in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Google is a global technology company specializes in internet-related services and products. The Company is primarily focused on web-based search and display advertising tools, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. Google serves customers worldwide. As of March 2022, Google has a market cap of $1.76 Trillion.
Read about some of the most popular patents of Google which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Google patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Google patent portfolio.
How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Google have?
How many patents does Google have?
Google has a total of 79964 patents globally. These patents belong to 28840 unique patent families. Out of 79964 patents, 60524 patents are active.
How Many Patents did Google 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||Google Applications Filed||Google Patents Granted|
How many Google patents are Alive/Dead?
How Many Patents did Google File in Different Countries?
Countries in which Google Filed Patents
|United States Of America||35069|
|Hong Kong (S.A.R.)||320|
Where are Research Centers of Google Patents Located?
10 Best Google Patents
US20140266669A1 is the most popular patent in the Google portfolio. It has received 736 citations so far from companies like Amazon, Carrier Global and Microsoft.
Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Google:
|Publication Number||Citation Count|
Which Companies are using Google 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 Google patent portfolio are Microsoft, IBM and Samsung.
List of the top forward citing Companies –
|Company||Number of Patents|
Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Google Patents
Top Google Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications
|Patent Number||Count of Rejected Applications|
What Percentage of Google US Patent Applications were Granted?
Google (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 44366 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 35634 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 86.75%.
Below are the key stats of Google’s patent prosecution at the USPTO.
Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Google?
|Law Firm||Total Applications||Success Rate|
|Fish & Richardson Pc||7087||83.58%|
|Brake Hughes Bellermann Llp||2413||91.84%|
|Motorola Mobility Llc||2303||95.91%|
|Dority & Manning Pa||2120||81.43%|
|Shumaker & Sieffert Pa||1653||82.50%|
|Foley & Lardner Llp||1265||74.48%|
|Lowenstein Sandler Llp||1025||89.76%|
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