Kurt Wilcox has a total of 249 US patents globally, out of which 56 have been granted. Of these 249 patents, more than 88% patents are active. “Given stats are based on the United States of America data”.
Kurt Wilcox is currently associated with Cree Lighting for a long span of more than 11 years. Most oftenly, he published patents in the field of Lighting and heating apparatus.
Do read about some of the most popular patents of Kurt Wilcox which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find his patents filing tend over the years, the worldwide coverage, and many other stats over Kurt Wilcox patent portfolio.
How many patents does Kurt Wilcox have?
Kurt Wilcox has a total of 249 US patents globally. These patents belong to 108 unique patent families. Out of 249 patents, 220 patents are active.
How Many Patents did Kurt Wilcox 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||Kurt Wilcox Applications Filed||Kurt Wilcox Patents Granted|
How many Kurt Wilcox patents are Alive/Dead?
How Many Patents did Kurt Wilcox File in Different Countries?
Countries in which Kurt Wilcox Filed Patents
|Hong Kong (S.A.R.)||6|
10 Best Kurt Wilcox Patents
US20140211495A1 is the most popular patent in the Kurt Wilcox portfolio. It has received 768 citations so far from companies like Cree, Ideal Industries Lighting, Fusion Optix.
Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Kurt Wilcox:
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How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Kurt Wilcox patents?
The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Kurt Wilcox’s invention. They couldn’t because Kurt Wilcox had protected those before them.
Examiners at the USPTO used 82 Kurt Wilcox patents in 566 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).
The top companies who faced patents application rejections citing Kurt Wilcox’s patent portfolio are Ideal Industries Lighting, Signify Holding, and Eaton Intelligent Power Limited.
List of the key Companies who’s Patents were Rejected citing Kurt Wilcox –
|Company||Number of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Kurt Wilcox Patents||Number of Rejections (102&103)|
|Ideal Industries Lighting Llc||24||57|
|Signify Holding Bv||19||35|
|Eaton Intelligent Power Limited||13||29|
|Abl Ip Holding Llc||10||22|
|Foxconn Technology Co Ltd||8||21|
|Fu Zhun Precision Industry (Shen Zhen) Co Ltd||7||19|
|Current Lighting Solutions Llc||5||11|
Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Kurt Wilcox Patents
Top Kurt Wilcox Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications
|Patent Number||Count of Rejected Applications|