Reebok Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Reebok has a total of 594 patents globally, out of which 527 have been granted. Of these 594 patents, more than 85% patents are active. United States of America is where Reebok has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and China. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Reebok.

Reebok was founded in 1958 by Joseph William Foster and Jeff Foster. Reebok designs and markets sporting and athletic apparel. The Company offers footwear, clothing, and accessories for mens, womens, and kids. Reebok serves customers worldwide. As of April 2022, Reebok has a market cap of $15.21Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Reebok have?

The Founder Joseph William Foster and Jeff Foster have 0 patents and the CEO, Matthew H. O’Toole has 0 patents.

How many patents does Reebok have?

Reebok has a total of 594 patents globally. These patents belong to 250 unique patent families. Out of 594 patents, 506 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Reebok File Every Year?

Reebok Patents 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 GrantReebok Applications FiledReebok Patents Granted
20115128
20123228
20134024
20142320
20152022
20163241
20173439
20184333
20195062
20203347
20211343
202217

How many Reebok patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Reebok Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Reebok File in Different Countries?

Reebok Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Reebok Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America394
Europe63
China45
Germany31
United Kingdom19
Japan7
India6
Korea (South)6
Canada4
Brazil3
Australia2
Spain2
Mexico1
Switzerland1
Austria1
Norway1

Where are Research Centers of Reebok Patents Located?

Research Centers of Reebok Patents

10 Best Reebok Patents

US8020320B2 is the most popular patent in the Reebok portfolio. It has received 193 citations so far from companies like Gavrieli Brands, Nike and Impacto Protective Products Inc.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US8020320B2193
US6354020B1185
US7784196B1149
USD576394S1149
US6533885B2142
US7168190B1135
US6845573B2131
US6505420B1123
US7080467B2119
US7797856B2116

Which Companies are using Reebok 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 Reebok patent portfolio are Nike, JPMorgan Chase Bank and Adidas.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Nike100
JPMorgan Chase Bank Na9
Adidas7
Under Armour4
Mizuno Corporation4
Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co Ltd2
LG Electronics2
IBM2
Covestro Deutschland Ag2
Salomon Sas2

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Reebok Patents

Top Reebok Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US10024743B213
US7168190B112
US8544191B211
US10945488B29
US8707587B28
US10034517B28
US9144264B28
US8656515B27
US7909748B27
US7797856B27
US8887411B27
US10499706B27
US6523282B17
US10178891B26
US7086183B26

What Percentage of Reebok US Patent Applications were Granted?

Reebok (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 146 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 121 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 92.37%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Reebok?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox Pllc13094.69%
Ratnerprestia3100.00%
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Llp2100.00%
Linda E Alcorn2100.00%
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox20.00%
Garvey Smith & Nehrbass Patent Attorneys Llc1100.00%
Icon Health & Fitness Inc1100.00%
Nick White10.00%
Schwabe Williamson& Wyatt10.00%

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What are Reebok‘s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Reebok?

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

R&D Focus: How has Reebok‘s search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 30, 2022

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