What Did The Patent Landscape of SKECHERS Look Like?

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Skechers is a global footwear company known for its diverse range of stylish and comfortable shoes. Established in 1992 by Robert Greenberg and based in Manhattan Beach, California, Skechers has become a prominent player in the footwear industry. 

As of April 2023, Skechers’ market capitalization was approximately $11 billion.  

SKECHERS has a total of 455 patent families globally. Out of 455patent Families, 279 patent Families are active 

Have a look at some of the most well-known patents held by SKECHERS that we have covered in this article. You can also get information on SKECHERS patents, the global patent filing activity country-wise, its historical patent filing trends, and many more statistics regarding SKECHERS’s patent portfolio.

Patent-Application Success Trend Year Wise in Skechers

What Did The Patent Landscape of SKECHERS Look Like?

This chart shows the number of applications filed and the number of grants from these applications. Grant rate is a good indicator to identify successful applications and the graph helps to understand the progress in the technology area. 

Detailed Patent Portfolio Of Skechers

Publication Type 

Simple Legal Status 

Legal State 

Count of Publications 

DESIGN 

ACTIVE 

GRANTED 

246 

DEAD 

EXPIRED 

136 

UTILITY MODEL 

ACTIVE 

GRANTED 

29 

DEAD 

NON-PAYMENT 

13 

APPLICATION 

DEAD 

DISCONTINUATION 

7 

LAPSED 

5 

EXPIRED 

2 

NON-PAYMENT 

2 

PENDING 

EXAMINATION 

2 

PUBLISHED 

2 

ACTIVE 

GRANTED 

2 

PATENT 

DEAD 

EXPIRED 

5 

NON-PAYMENT 

2 

CEASED 

2 

ACTIVE 

GRANTED 

2 

Technology Domain-wise Patent Trend in Skechers

What Did The Patent Landscape of SKECHERS Look Like?

The chart above distributes patents filed till 2021 in Skechers on the basis of the technology protected in patents. This helps to understand the most frequently used concepts and the key focus areas in the technology space.

Top Publications In The Domain With Their Forward Citation Frequency

The table below depicts the patents with most number of forward citations. These patents are likely to be the source of advancement in the domain and can be considered as valuable and core inventions. 

Publication Number 

Year Wise Break Down 

Count of Citing Patents 

< 2006 

2006-2010 

2011-2015 

2016-2020 

>2020 

US-D397851-S 

1 

2 

15 

74 

24 

116 

US-20140013624-A1 

0 

0 

21 

67 

25 

113 

US-D424287-S 

1 

0 

22 

45 

6 

74 

US-D643602-S1 

0 

0 

25 

41 

0 

66 

US-D644418-S1 

0 

0 

15 

47 

0 

62 

US-D643603-S1 

0 

0 

16 

42 

0 

58 

US-D408972-S 

6 

0 

0 

38 

10 

54 

US-D619793-S1 

0 

0 

14 

37 

0 

51 

US-D432294-S 

0 

1 

11 

29 

10 

51 

US-D401745-S 

4 

0 

2 

33 

12 

51 

Who Were The Leading Patent Filers Countries Till 2021 In Skechers? 

What Did The Patent Landscape of SKECHERS Look Like?

IPC Classification Wise Patent Trend In Skechers

The table below represents the top 10 market domains according to their IPC classification where inventors believed it was critical to safeguard certain technical inventions. 

IPC Classification 

Number of Applications 

Number of Granted 

% Granted 

CHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR (A43B) 

58 

44 

76 

FUNCTIONAL FEATURES OR DETAILS OF LIGHTING DEVICES OR SYSTEMS THEREOF; STRUCTURAL COMBINATIONS OF LIGHTING DEVICES WITH OTHER ARTICLES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR (F21V) 

10 

9 

90 

FASTENINGS OR ATTACHMENTS FOR FOOTWEAR; LACES IN GENERAL (A43C) 

4 

2 

50 

SKATES; SKIS; ROLLER SKATES; DESIGN OR LAYOUT OF COURTS, RINKS OR THE LIKE (A63C) 

3 

0 

0 

INDEXING SCHEME ASSOCIATED WITH SUBCLASSES , , and , RELATING TO USES OR APPLICATIONS OF LIGHTING DEVICES OR SYSTEMS F21K, F21L, F21S, F21V (F21W) 

3 

3 

100 

INDEXING SCHEME ASSOCIATED WITH SUBCLASSES , , and , RELATING TO THE FORM OR THE KIND OF THE LIGHT SOURCES OR OF THE COLOUR OF THE LIGHT EMITTED F21K, F21L, F21S, F21V (F21Y) 

3 

3 

100 

PHYSICAL THERAPY APPARATUS, e.g. DEVICES FOR LOCATING OR STIMULATING REFLEX POINTS IN THE BODY; ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION; MASSAGE; BATHING DEVICES FOR SPECIAL THERAPEUTIC OR HYGIENIC PURPOSES OR SPECIFIC PARTS OF THE BODY (A61H) 

2 

2 

100 

ELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY (A61N) 

2 

2 

100 

CARD, BOARD OR ROULETTE GAMES; INDOOR GAMES USING SMALL MOVING PLAYING BODIES; VIDEO GAMES; GAMES NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR (A63F) 

2 

0 

0 

IMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL (G06T) 

2 

0 

0 

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