Stanley Black & Decker Patents

Stanley Black & Decker has a total of 26892 patents globally, out of which 15163 have been granted. Of these 26892 patents, more than 33% patents are active. United States of America is where Stanley Black & Decker has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and China. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Stanley Black & Decker.

Stanley Black & Decker was founded in 1843 by Frederick Trent Stanley. Stanley Black & Decker is a diversified global provider of hand tools, power tools and related accessories, mechanical access and electronic security solutions, healthcare solutions, engineered fastening systems, and more. As of May 2022, Stanley Black & Decker has a market cap of $18.27 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Stanley Black & Decker have?

The Founder Frederick Trent Stanley has 0 patents and the CEO James M. Loree has 0 patents.

How many patents does Stanley Black & Decker have?

Stanley Black & Decker has a total of 26892 patents globally. These patents belong to 9502 unique patent families. Out of 26892 patents, 9126 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Stanley Black & Decker File Every Year?

Stanley Black & Decker 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 GrantStanley Black & Decker Applications FiledStanley Black & Decker Patents Granted
20111071908
20121199916
20131114841
2014840657
2015893356
2016754475
2017855537
2018641598
2019565415
2020408331
2021239374
202221127

How many Stanley Black & Decker patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Stanley Black & Decker Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Stanley Black & Decker File in Different Countries?

Stanley Black & Decker Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Stanley Black & Decker Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America6926
Europe4366
China2669
Germany2629
United Kingdom1500
Australia1416
Canada1290
Japan1191
Austria601
Taiwan536
Mexico429
Spain346
Korea (South)233
Brazil178
New Zealand167
Denmark135
Philippines127
India118
France111
Portugal74
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)63
Italy58
Poland55
Sweden54
Israel53
#N/A49
Malaysia41
Argentina36
South Africa33
Chile22
Singapore20
Norway17
Russia16
Costa Rica16
Switzerland13
Dominican Republic13
Czech Republic13
Uruguay12
Peru11
Panama9
Turkey9
Saudi Arabia9
Ecuador8
Indonesia6
Colombia6
Hungary5
Viet Nam4
El Salvador4
Nicaragua3
Finland3
Honduras3
Netherlands1
Pakistan1

Where are Research Centers of Stanley Black & Decker Patents Located?

Research Centers of Stanley Black & Decker Patents

10 Best Stanley Black & Decker Patents

US7207233B2 is the most popular patent in the Stanley Black & Decker portfolio. It has received 988 citations so far from companies like Ethicon Llc, Whirlpool Corporation and Cilag Gmbh International.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Stanley Black & Decker:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7207233B2988
US7941865B2942
US8092932B2939
US7893586B2923
WO2007098220A2819
EP1780825A1714
US20130327552A1635
US8286723B2628
CN1523725A620
US7225959B2568

Which Companies are using Stanley Black & Decker 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 Stanley Black & Decker patent portfolio are Robert Bosch Gmbh, Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation and Makita.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Robert Bosch Gmbh352
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation160
Makita157
Illinois Tool Works72
Hilti71
Newfrey Llc61
Koki Holdings Co Ltd53
Lg Electronics44
Husqvarna Ab41
Ford Global Technologies Llc36

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Stanley Black & Decker Patents

Top Stanley Black & Decker Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20050077878A146
US20050202310A140
US6961541B227
US20080238370A121
US8505798B220
US20130035109A119
US20040046668A119
US20110195701A117
US20050081321A117
US6574166B216
US6972544B215
US7378975B115
US6729413B215
US20160099590A115
US8306659B214

What Percentage of Stanley Black & Decker US Patent Applications were Granted?

Stanley Black & Decker (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 244 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 197 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 86.03%.

Below are the key stats of Stanley Black & Decker patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Stanley Black & Decker?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Llp11689.41%
Stanley Black & Decker Inc7272.06%
Duane Morris Llp23100.00%
Wenderoth Lind & Ponack LLP7100.00%
Medler Ferro Woodhouse & Mills Pllc3100.00%
Pillsbury Winthrop Llp3100.00%
Thomas Horstemeyer Llp3100.00%
Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC3100.00%
Wright Ip Sbd350.00%
Harness Dickey Stanley B&D20%

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What are Stanley Black & Decker key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Stanley Black & Decker?

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

R&D Focus: How has Stanley Black & Decker search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on May 9, 2022

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