This GM Global Technology Operations patent directed towards a vehicle body has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of means of transport or hoisting. GM Global Technology Operations, Inc. was awarded U.S. Patent D692798 entitled “Vehicle body” on November 5, 2013. The patent has been cited 174 times by other U.S. patents, which places it among the most cited design patents awarded since 2010 according to our law firm research.
Link: U.S. Patent D692798
GM Global Technology Operations filed this patent on March 28, 2012 giving it a processing time of 587 days (compared to an average processing time of 507 in the field). They have a total number of 11636 patents. The first named inventor is Joshua L. Thurber of New Baltimore, MI. The patent was allowed by primary examiner Melody Brown.
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