Lion saw the highest growth of 199% in patent filings and 109% in grants in December in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 119% and grants by 78%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Lion‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Lion has been focused on protecting inventions in Japan(JP) with 45 publications in Q4 2023

The Japan(JP) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 81% filings and 88% grants. The Japan(JP), South Korea(KR), United States(US), and European Patent Office(EPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Lion is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Lion has 88% of its grants in Japan(JP), 9% in South Korea(KR) and 3% in United States(US).

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Patents related to health & wellness and rare diseases lead Lion's portfolio

Lion has the highest number of patents in health & wellness followed by, rare diseases and meat & seafood alternatives. For health & wellness, nearly 40% of patents were filed and 12% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Oral hygiene related patents lead Lion portfolio followed by toothbrushes & replacement heads, and cosmetics & toiletries

Lion has highest number of patents in oral hygiene followed by toothbrushes & replacement heads, cosmetics & toiletries, household care, and personal hygiene. For oral hygiene, nearly 12% of patents were filed and 18% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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