This Samsung Electronics patent directed towards a mobile phone has been rated one of the most influential design patents in the field of recording, communication or information retrieval equipment. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. was awarded U.S. Patent D656918 entitled “Mobile phone” on April 3, 2012. The patent has been cited 106 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 D656918
Samsung Electronics filed this patent on June 13, 2011 giving it a processing time of 295 days (compared to an average processing time of 499 in the field). They have a total number of 79247 patents. The first named inventor is Dong-Gyu Lak Kim of Seoul, . The patent was allowed by primary examiner Bridget L Eland.
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