The Japan Wool Textile Patents – Key Insights and Stats

The Japan Wool Textile has a total of 538 patents globally, out of which 288 have been granted. Of these 538 patents, more than 27% patents are active. Japan is where The Japan Wool Textile has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and Europe. Parallelly, Japan seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of The Japan Wool Textile.

The Japan Wool Textile was founded in the year 1896. The Company manufactures and sells woollen textiles for school uniforms, fashion and business attire and a variety of other apparel and non-apparel goods. The Company also produces woven materials, thread and yarn for weaving and knitting, fire-resistant clothing for firefighters and non-wool related products. As of March 2023, the market cap of The Japan Wool Textile is $52.09 Billion.

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

How many patents does The Japan Wool Textile have?

The Japan Wool Textile has a total of 538 patents globally. These patents belong to 315 unique patent families. Out of 538 patents, 148 patents are active.

How Many Patents did The Japan Wool Textile File Every Year?

The Japan Wool Textile 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 GrantThe Japan Wool Textile Applications FiledThe Japan Wool Textile Patents Granted
20232
202258
2021125
20201710
20191017
2018238
20171917
20162115
20151113
20142322
20131719
20123525

How many The Japan Wool Textile patents are Alive/Dead?

The Japan Wool Textile Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did The Japan Wool Textile File in Different Countries?

The Japan Wool Textile Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which The Japan Wool Textile Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Japan267
United States Of America44
Europe36
China30
Korea (South)23
Germany22
Taiwan16
Australia11
Canada11
Spain5
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)4
Mexico2
United Kingdom2
Indonesia2
Denmark2
India2
France2
Austria2
Malaysia1
Portugal1
Viet Nam1
Singapore1
Italy1
Hungary1

Where are Research Centres of The Japan Wool Textile Patents Located?

R&D Centers of The Japan Wool Textile

10 Best The Japan Wool Textile Patents

US7070615B1 is the most popular patent in the The Japan Wool Textile portfolio. It has received 75 citations so far from companies like Abbott, Advanced Cardiovascular Systems and Boston Scientific.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of The Japan Wool Textile:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7070615B175
JP2004301121A65
US20060272303A163
US7498042B263
US6460321B157
WO2009014007A148
JP2006082263A47
CN1761511A43
USD622387S136
USD622388S132

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to The Japan Wool Textile patents?

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 19 The Japan Wool Textile patents in 90 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the The Japan Wool Textile patent portfolio are Abbott, Intersect Ent and Crestron Electronics.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing The Japan Wool Textile –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing The Japan Wool Textile PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Abbott813
Intersect Ent22
Crestron Electronics24
Applied Nanotech Holdings26
Toray Industries23
Boston Scientific23
Wilson Sporting Goods22
Liberty Hardware11
C R Bard12
Sap Se11

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on The Japan Wool Textile Patents

Top The Japan Wool Textile Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US8262687B28
US8782093B25
US7498042B25
US7247373B24
US20070144366A13
US8910554B23
US7070615B13
US20060272303A13
US20130045653A12
US20120110721A12
US6460321B12
US7074470B21
US20130040523A11
US8617232B21
US20130345787A11

What Percentage of The Japan Wool Textile US Patent Applications were Granted?

The Japan Wool Textile (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 6 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 2 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 50.0%.

Below are the key stats of The Japan Wool Textile patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for The Japan Wool Textile?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Hamre Schumann Mueller & Larson650.00%

What are The Japan Wool Textile key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by The Japan Wool Textile?

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

R&D Focus: How has The Japan Wool Textile search focus changed over the years?

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