Inmarsat Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Inmarsat has a total of 339 patents globally, out of which 215 have been granted. Of these 339 patents, more than 12% patents are active. The United States of America is where Inmarsat has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and United Kingdom. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also United Kingdom is the origin country of Inmarsat.

Inmarsat was founded in 1979. The Company offers satellite products and services. The Company provides mobile voice and data communications, and managed network solutions. Inmarsat serves customers worldwide.

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

How many patents does the CEO of Inmarsat have?

The CEO Rajeev Suri have 0 patent.

How many patents does Inmarsat have?

Inmarsat has a total of 339 patents globally. These patents belong to 91 unique patent families. Out of 339 patents, 43 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Inmarsat File Every Year?

Inmarsat Patent 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 GrantInmarsat Applications FiledInmarsat Patents Granted
20231
20221
202115
202021
201915
201841
20179
2016103
2015161
201431
201321
201213

How many Inmarsat patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Inmarsat Patent Portfolio

 How Many Patents did Inmarsat File in Different Countries?

Inmarsat Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Inmarsat Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America48
Europe48
United Kingdom36
Germany35
Japan28
Australia28
Austria17
India14
Denmark10
Norway8
Singapore7
Canada6
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)6
Spain5
France4
China4
New Zealand4
Portugal3
Korea (South)3
United Arab Emirates2
Italy1
Cyprus1
Malaysia1
Saudi Arabia1
Russia1

Where are Research Centers of Inmarsat Patents Located?

R&D Centers of Inmarsat

 10 Best Inmarsat Patents

US20060148483A1 is the most popular patent in the Inmarsat portfolio. It has received 56 citations so far from companies like Lg Electronics, Motorola and Viasat.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20060148483A156
US7123905B150
US6763240B147
WO2014170663A140
US7187903B139
US7120435B239
US6643331B134
US20060023717A133
US7945269B230
US6542117B129

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

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 26 Inmarsat patents in 90 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Inmarsat patent portfolio are Bank of America, Boeing and Intel.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Inmarsat –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Inmarsat PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Bank of America66
Boeing36
Intel33
Huawei22
Ericsson23
Astrium23
Qualcomm25
Cth Lending Company24
Idt Corporation23
Koninklijke Kpn11

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Inmarsat Patents

Top Inmarsat Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7945269B211
US20060148483A15
US7818009B24
US10374691B24
US6763240B14
US7519370B23
US7990907B23
US20090244279A13
US7187903B13
US20070206664A12
US7756508B12
US7532891B22
US6643331B12
US7792485B22
US20040145517A12

What Percentage of Inmarsat US Patent Applications were Granted?

Inmarsat (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 43 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 33 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 76.74%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Inmarsat?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox1747.06%
Banner & Witcoff16100.00%
Joseph M Potenza2100.00%
Banner & Allegretti1100.00%
Banner & Witcoff1100.00%
Christopher Glembocki1100.00%
David K S Kornwell10.00%
Mcdermott Will & Emery1100.00%
Sterne Kessler1100.00%
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox1100.00%

What are Inmarsat key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Inmarsat?

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

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

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