Sargento Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Sargento has a total of 136 patents globally, out of which 76 have been granted. Of these 136 patents, more than 39% patents are active. The United States of America is where Sargento has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Canada and Mexico. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center, and also USA is the origin country of Sargento.

Sargento was founded in the year 1953. The Company produces, packs, and markets cheese products and offers mozzarella, cheddar, parmesan, provolone, Jarlsberg, ricotta, and Monterey jack cheese.

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

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

The Founder Leonard Gentine and Joseph Sartori has 0 patents and the CEO Louie Gentine have 0 patents.

How many patents does Sargento have?

Sargento has a total of 136 patents globally. These patents belong to 55 unique patent families. Out of 136 patents, 54 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Sargento File Every Year?

Sargento 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 GrantSargento Applications FiledSargento Patents Granted
20231
202287
2021125
2020103
201914
20186
20176
201612
201512
201436
201336
201272
201196

How many Sargento patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Sargento Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Sargento File in Different Countries?

Sargento Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Sargento Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America83
Canada27
Mexico20
Europe3
Argentina1
Germany1

Where are the Research Centers of Sargento Patents Located?

Research Centers of Sargento Patents

10 Best Sargento Patents

US6360513B1 is the most popular patent in the Sargento portfolio. It has received 218 citations so far from companies like Kraft Foods Holdings, Illinois Tool Works and S. C. Johnson & Son.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6360513B1218
US20020015537A138
US7165887B237
US20040058039A134
US6913387B232
US6910806B231
US6416798B126
USD693179S124
US7101079B224
US20110311685A123

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

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 18 Sargento patents in 62 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Sargento patent portfolio are Illinois Tool Works, Delkor Systems, and Nestle.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Sargento –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Sargento PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Illinois Tool Works613
Delkor Systems16
Nestle15
Danisco Usa Inc13
Kimberly-Clark12
Sweet Earth Natural Foods12
Captain Jeff’S Premium Spices Llc12
Nestec Sa11
Boss Licensing Group Inc11
Kraft Foods Group Brands Llc11

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Sargento Patents

Top Sargento Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7101079B25
US20060034995A13
US6360513B13
US20090123620A12
US6416798B12
US7086782B21
US8372457B21
US7320545B21
US20070202236A11
US20070102379A11
US20030021873A11
US20030221535A11
US20150250132A11
US8082831B21
US10683132B21

What Percentage of Sargento US Patent Applications were Granted?

Sargento (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 61 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 24 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 48.0%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Sargento?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Boyle Fredrickson2461.54%
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren1811.11%
Michael Best & Friedrich1580.00%
Sughrue Mion Pllc366.67%
Ryan Kromholz & Manion10.00%

What are Sargento key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Sargento?

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

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

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