TIPS

Technology and Intellectual Property Statistics


Georgia including Atlanta (2005)

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant for Georgia (Atlanta)
First-Named Assignee 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Total
~Individually Owned Patent 337 275 278 227 229 1346
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. 83 80 115 87 65 430
BELLSOUTH INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORPORATION 21 35 72 144 127 399
NCR CORPORATION 43 55 60 36 30 224
GEORGIA TECH RESEARCH CORP. 30 34 38 34 38 174
SCIENTIFIC-ATLANTA, INC. 34 30 33 24 15 136
MOTOROLA, INC. 18 22 18 21 16 95
FITEL U.S.A. CORP. 0 25 31 23 10 89
EMORY UNIVERSITY 17 26 17 17 10 87
LUCENT TECHNOLOGIES INC. 65 13 5 0 3 86
COCA-COLA COMPANY 29 17 21 14 3 84
MILLIKEN & COMPANY 14 17 13 24 13 81
NORDSON CORPORATION 10 19 14 13 12 68
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. 18 18 11 8 11 66
SIEMENS ENERGY & AUTOMATION, INC. 19 10 15 3 5 52
OMEGA PATENTS, L.L.C. 0 4 9 30 8 51
ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS INC. 6 5 6 11 17 45
NOVARTIS AG (FORMERLY SANDOZ LTD.) 6 4 8 11 16 45
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES 6 5 5 10 6 32
DISPLAY INDUSTRIES LLC 8 4 8 9 2 31
PARAGON TRADE BRANDS, INC. 2 1 12 10 4 29
BROADCOM CORPORATION 1 0 3 13 10 27
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE OF AMERICA, INC. 13 1 5 3 5 27
GEORGIA-PACIFIC RESINS, INC. 3 6 6 4 6 25
L&P PROPERTY MANAGEMENT COMPANY 5 5 7 2 6 25
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 2 2 2 10 7 23
NATIONAL SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION 1 3 2 9 7 22
W. C. BRADLEY CO. 1 3 6 7 3 20
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 5 4 3 3 4 19
INSTITUTE OF PAPER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, INC. 5 10 3 0 1 19
C. R. BARD, INC. 3 4 3 6 2 18
DEERE + COMPANY 0 0 6 5 7 18
EMS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 2 1 7 7 18
REHRIG-PACIFIC COMPANY, INC. 5 3 1 1 8 18
SPECTRX, INC. 4 1 4 3 6 18
BROWN & WILLIAMSON TOBACCO CORPORATION 1 2 8 6 0 17
JOHNSON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, INC. 4 5 5 2 1 17
KEY-TRAK, INC. 5 5 0 5 2 17
AER ENERGY RESOURCES, INC. 7 8 1 0 0 16
AMERICAN MEGATRENDS, INC. 0 0 2 6 8 16
AVAYA TECHNOLOGY CORP. 5 5 4 2 0 16
INTEGRATED DEVICE TECHNOLOGY, INC. 6 2 1 0 7 16
GENZYME CORPORATION 4 8 3 0 0 15
MEDICAL COLLEGE OF GEORGIA RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. 0 11 1 1 2 15
RIVERWOOD INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION 7 5 3 0 0 15
SOUTHWIRE COMPANY 1 3 4 0 7 15
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE 4 1 6 2 2 15
YKK CORPORATION OF AMERICA 2 5 3 4 1 15
AT&T CORP. 5 5 0 2 2 14
DREAMWELL, LTD. 0 1 3 7 3 14
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL, INC. 0 0 0 6 8 14
J. M. HUBER CORPORATION 4 4 3 2 1 14
LSI LOGIC CORPORATION 0 1 4 1 8 14
MICROCOATING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 5 7 1 1 0 14
NORTEL NETWORKS LIMITED 2 3 5 2 2 14
ARRIS INTERNATIONAL, INC. 0 1 5 3 4 13
CIRREX CORP. 3 8 2 0 0 13
FURUKAWA ELECTRIC NORTH AMERICA INC. 0 0 0 3 10 13
GTE WIRELESS SERVICE CORPORATION 3 2 6 1 1 13
ARIZONA CHEMICAL COMPANY 0 4 3 1 4 12
CLUB CAR INC. 5 2 3 2 0 12
IMERYS PIGMENTS, INC. 3 2 4 3 0 12
KASON INDUSTRIES, INC. 3 3 3 2 1 12
NOVOSTE CORPORATION 2 1 5 2 2 12
STATSIGNAL SYSTEMS, INC. 2 2 3 3 2 12
TEXTRON INC. 1 2 3 4 2 12
ATHEROGENICS, INC. 0 0 5 2 4 11
HOSHIZAKI AMERICA, INC. 2 7 2 0 0 11
MEAD CORPORATION 7 3 1 0 0 11
BP CORPORATION NORTH AMERICA INC. 1 3 2 2 2 10
ECOSMART TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 4 6 0 0 0 10
EXCELLATRON SOLID STATE, LLC 1 2 2 2 3 10
INTERFACE, INC. 4 0 1 1 4 10
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 1 0 2 4 3 10
PROXIMA THERAPEUTICS, INC. 2 2 2 3 1 10
RELIANCE ELECTRIC TECHNOLOGIES, LLC 2 1 1 2 4 10
SDGI HOLDINGS, INC. 1 0 5 4 0 10
ANCHOR WALL SYSTEMS, INC. 2 2 2 1 2 9
ATD CORPORATION 3 2 2 2 0 9
COLONIAL CHEMICAL INC 0 0 4 1 4 9
CONSOLIDATED ENGINEERING COMPANY, INC. 1 2 3 1 2 9
RESPIRONICS, INC. 0 7 1 0 1 9
SCHWEITZER-MAUDUIT INTERNATIONAL, INC. 3 0 2 4 0 9
WESTINGHOUSE SAVANNAH RIVER COMPANY 3 4 2 0 0 9
ACUITY BRANDS, INC. 0 2 4 0 2 8
COOPER TECHNOLOGIES COMPANY 0 0 4 3 1 8
ERWIN INDUSTRIES, INC. 1 2 4 1 0 8
GMP VISION SOLUTIONS, INC. 0 2 2 3 1 8
MEADWESTVACO PACKAGING SYSTEMS, LLC 0 0 1 1 6 8
SNAPPER, INC. 0 1 3 3 1 8
THERAGENICS CORPORATION 1 1 2 4 0 8
THIELE KAOLIN COMPANY 3 3 1 1 0 8
ANTEC CORPORATION 6 1 0 0 0 7
CIENA CORPORATION 0 2 1 2 2 7
CORRUGATED GEAR & SERVICES INC. 2 1 1 3 0 7
CRYOLIFE, INC. 1 1 0 2 3 7
DATASCAPE, INC. 1 1 0 3 2 7
DELAWARE CAPITAL FORMATION, INC. 1 0 0 1 5 7
EMERSON RETAIL SERVICES INC. 0 0 3 1 3 7
ENGELHARD CORPORATION 2 3 0 2 0 7
MATSUSHITA MOBILE COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OF USA 0 2 0 1 4 7
MICRON OPTICS, INC. 3 1 1 0 2 7
MIZUNO CORPORATION 0 1 1 3 2 7
PANDUIT CORPORATION 1 2 1 3 0 7
SILTECH LLC 1 5 0 1 0 7
T R SYSTEMS, INC. 1 0 4 2 0 7
TOMCO2 EQUIPMENT COMPANY 0 2 3 1 1 7
APPLIED CARBOCHEMICALS 1 2 3 0 0 6
ARRIVALSTAR, INC. 0 1 0 4 1 6
BALL CORPORATION 1 0 2 1 2 6
BELLSOUTH CORPORATION 3 3 0 0 0 6
BURNHAM SERVICE COMPANY, INC. 2 2 2 0 0 6
COMPUTER PROCESS CONTROLS, INC. 0 3 3 0 0 6
G-P GYPSUM CORPORATION 0 0 0 5 1 6
GEOSTAR CORPORATION 0 5 0 0 1 6
GREAT DANE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP 1 1 1 1 2 6
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 0 0 0 3 3 6
ISOTRON, INC. 1 2 0 3 0 6
KIMBERLY-CLARK CORPORATION 1 3 2 0 0 6
L.L. CULMAT LP 0 2 1 2 1 6
MACDERMID GRAPHIC ARTS, INC. 1 4 0 1 0 6
NORTH AMERICAN CONTAINER CORP. 2 0 2 1 1 6
NSI ENTERPRISES, INC. 5 1 0 0 0 6
PACTIV CORPORATION 0 1 3 1 1 6
PROCESS TECHNOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, INC. 1 2 1 2 0 6
RAYONIER PRODUCTS AND FINANCIAL SERVICES COMPANY 1 0 0 1 4 6
ROCK-TENN COMPANY 1 1 3 1 0 6
SCIENTIFIC GAMES, INC. 2 1 1 1 1 6
STAR LOCK SYSTEMS, INC. 0 2 2 1 1 6
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INCORPORATED 0 1 1 0 4 6
THIONE INTERNATIONAL, INC. 3 3 0 0 0 6
TIMER TECHNOLOGIES, LLC 3 1 1 0 1 6
UNIVERSAL AVIONICS SYSTEMS CORPORATION--INSTRUMENT DIVISION 5 1 0 0 0 6
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA 0 1 3 1 1 6
WATERVISIONS INTERNATIONAL, INC. 2 0 0 1 3 6
ZENITECH LLC 0 1 2 2 1 6
ACCENTURE LLP 0 0 1 1 3 5
ADC TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC. 1 1 1 2 0 5
AKZO NOBEL NV 0 3 1 1 0 5
BIOSIL RESEARCH INSTITUTE INC. 0 4 1 0 0 5
CELLEMETRY LLC 2 0 0 1 2 5
CHECKFREE CORPORATION 1 0 0 1 3 5
DELTA AIR LINES, INC. 0 0 0 3 2 5
DEROYAL INDUSTRIES, INC. 0 1 1 0 3 5
EQUIFAX INC. 3 1 0 0 1 5
F. B. T. ENTERPRISES, INC. 4 0 0 0 1 5
GIW INDUSTRIES, INC. 0 3 1 1 0 5
HEHR INTERNATIONAL INC. 1 2 0 2 0 5
HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING SYSTEMS LIMITED 1 1 1 1 1 5
KINETIC BIOSYSTEMS, INC. 1 0 1 1 2 5
KNOWLAGENT, INC. 2 1 1 1 0 5
L.H. THOMSON COMPANY, INC. 1 0 0 1 3 5
NETUITIVE, INC. 2 0 2 0 1 5
OKI TELECOM, INC. 5 0 0 0 0 5
PHOENIX RESEARCH CORP. 1 0 2 1 1 5
POLYFIBRON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 2 1 1 1 0 5
SONNAX INDUSTRIES, INC. 0 0 2 3 0 5
SOUTHERN MILLS, INC. 0 0 1 3 1 5
SOUTHERN STATES LLC 2 1 2 0 0 5
STORK-GAMCO, INC. 2 3 0 0 0 5
TAYLOR MADDOX TECHNICAL, INC. 0 3 2 0 0 5
TEXTILE RUBBER AND CHEMICAL COMPANY, INC. 1 1 0 1 2 5
TRICORD SOLUTIONS, INC. 0 0 1 3 1 5
VIDEOLARM, INC. 0 3 1 1 0 5
VISIONARY BIOMEDICAL, INC. 1 0 2 1 1 5
WORLDCOM, INC. 0 4 0 1 0 5
*Statistics compiled from USPTO information

TIPS is a Trademark of Paparella & Assoctiates, PLLC



© 2007 Paparella & Associates, PLLC. All rights reserved. Disclaimer