Parker Hannifin Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Parker Hannifin has a total of 12006 patents globally, out of which 6870 have been granted. Of these 12006 patents, more than 40% patents are active. United States of America is where Parker Hannifin has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Germany. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Parker Hannifin.

Parker Hannifin was founded in the year 1918 by John Swartley. Company designs and manufactures diversified industrial and aerospace systems. The Company offers motion-control and fluid systems and components for industrial markets, as well as flight control, hydraulic, fluid conveyance, thermal-management, pneumatic and lubrication systems and components for aerospace markets. As of December 2022, the market cap of Parker Hannifin is $ 36.3 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Parker Hannifin have?

The founder John Swartley has 0 patent and CEO Brock Anderson has 0 patent.

How many patents does Parker Hannifin have?

Parker Hannifin has a total of 12006 patents globally. These patents belong to 4456 unique patent families. Out of 12006 patents, 4864 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Parker Hannifin File Every Year?

Parker Hannifin 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 GrantParker Hannifin Applications FiledParker Hannifin Patents Granted
202258263
2021130317
2020265331
2019223362
2018304355
2017389370
2016515342
2015501376
2014706411
2013657408
2012687361
2011699337

How many Parker Hannifin patents are Alive/Dead?

Parker Hannifin Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Parker Hannifin File in Different Countries?

Parker Hannifin Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Parker Hannifin Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America3296
Europe1554
Germany1161
China676
Japan526
Canada478
Korea (South)433
Australia313
Brazil298
Mexico264
United Kingdom261
India191
Austria181
Spain179
France168
Taiwan115
Denmark68
Norway68
Italy65
Russia33
Singapore25
Malaysia24
Argentina21
Sweden20
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)16
Finland13
Poland12
New Zealand10
South Africa10
Portugal10
Czech Republic10
Indonesia9
Netherlands8
Israel8
Saudi Arabia8
Viet Nam6
Philippines5
Turkey4
Gulf Cooperation Council4
Egypt3
Chile3
Costa Rica3
Switzerland3
Slovakia3
Cuba2
Eurasia2
Colombia2
Malta1
Ukraine1
Belarus1
United Arab Emirates1
Romania1

Where are Research Centres of Parker Hannifin Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Parker Hannifin

10 Best Parker Hannifin Patents

US7256695B2 is the most popular patent in the Parker Hannifin portfolio. It has received 1261 citations so far from companies like Nokia, Olympus and Medtronic.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Parker Hannifin:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7256695B21261
US6834436B2348
US6373465B2286
US7081693B2273
US6529127B2258
US8506162B2257
US6622567B1257
US20060091084A1230
US7478108B2218
US7210240B2202

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

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

Examiners at the USPTO used 1435 Parker Hannifin patents in 6949 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Parker Hannifin patent portfolio are General Electric, Bha Altair and Lord Corporation.

List of the Companies who’s Patents were rejected citing Parker Hannifin –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Parker Hannifin PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
General Electric93211
Bha Altair59127
Lord Corporation50115
Donaldson46102
Cummins Filtration Ip4399
Mann+Hummel4197
Utc Aerospace4081
Boeing4085
Caterpillar3779
3M Innovative Properties2647

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Parker Hannifin Patents

Blocked Patent Applications by Parker Hannifin

Top Parker Hannifin Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US6834436B231
US7256695B230
US7256505B229
US7719416B223
US7081693B222
US7639135B221
US8057931B219
US8172092B217
US6410137B115
US7692365B214
US8720197B213
US8057756B213
US7448854B213
US7478108B213
US6432497B213

What Percentage of Parker Hannifin US Patent Applications were Granted?

Parker Hannifin (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 262 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 225 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 87.21%.

Below are the key stats of Parker Hannifin patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Parker Hannifin?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Don W Bulson Park5074.00%
Parker Hannifin Corporation3974.36%
Christopher H Hunter23100.00%
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren2295.24%
John Molnar9100.00%
Joseph B Balazs6100.00%
Maginot Moore & Beck683.33%
Greenberg Traurig Bos5100.00%
Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus4100.00%
John A Molnar4100.00%

What are Parker Hannifin key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Parker Hannifin?

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

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

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Updated on December 21, 2022

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