Welspun India Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Welspun India has a total of 198 patents globally, out of which 93 have been granted. Of these 198 patents, more than 67% patents are active. United States of America is where Welspun India has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by India and Europe. Parallelly, India seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Welspun India.

Welspun India was founded in the year 1985 by Balkrishna Goenka. The company is a home textile manufacturer with a global distribution network. Welspun India Limited serves customers worldwide.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Welspun India have?

The founder Balkrishna Goenka has 0 patent and CEO Dipali Goenka has 5 patents.

How many patents does Welspun India have?

Welspun India has a total of 198 patents globally. These patents belong to 78 unique patent families. Out of 198 patents, 134 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Welspun India File Every Year?

Welspun India 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 GrantWelspun India Applications FiledWelspun India Patents Granted
2022514
2021511
2020414
201968
2018196
20172514
20165611
2015193
201494
201364
201153

How many Welspun India patents are Alive/Dead?

Welspun India Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Welspun India File in Different Countries?

Welspun India Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Welspun India Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America64
India43
Europe34
Germany11
Spain6
Denmark5
Poland4
United Kingdom4
Portugal3
Australia2
Korea (South)2
Italy2
Norway1
China1
Slovenia1
Cyprus1
Japan1
Mexico1
Brazil1
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)1
Hungary1

Where are the Research Centres of Welspun India Patents Located?

Research Centres of Welspun India Patents

10 Best Welspun India Patents

US20040131821A1 is the most popular patent in the Welspun India portfolio. It has received 54 citations so far from companies like Loftex, Gessner, and Trident.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Welspun India:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20040131821A154
US20140352073A146
US8733075B233
US20040128811A129
US20100018888A127
US9677201B217
US9677205B215
US9677202B212
US9357863B111
USD781078S111

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

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 14 Welspun India patents in 81 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Welspun India patent portfolio are Loftex, Uchino, and Kci Licensing.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Welspun India –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Welspun India PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Loftex412
Uchino310
Kci Licensing22
Sysco Guest Supply210
Avery Dennison15
Precision Custom Coatings13
Van De Wiele11
K G Denim12
Individual12
Daley Jennifer16

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Welspun India Patents

Top Welspun India Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US8733075B210
US20040131821A14
US10072364B23
US20140352073A13
US20170086522A12
US9357863B12
US20040128811A12
US20170088985A12
US9677201B21
US9828704B21
US9702064B21
US20180080151A11
US10287714B21
US9524589B11

What Percentage of Welspun India US Patent Applications were Granted?

Welspun India (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 35 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 17 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 56.67%.

Below are the key stats of Welspun India patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Welspun India?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Offit Kurman2066.67%
Tillman Wright955.56%
Welspun Finnegan366.67%
Baker Hostetler10.00%
Loeb & Loeb10.00%
Myers Bigel10.00%

What are Welspun India‘s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Welspun India?

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

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

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Updated on January 20, 2023

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