Netflix Patents

One or more patents owned by Netflix, Inc. (or its affiliates) apply to the features and functionality of the Netflix service, as that term is used in the Terms of Use. One or more of its patents also apply to the features and functionality of the Netflix DVD service, as that term is used in the DVD Terms of Use. Some patents apply to both. These US patents, along with the service(s) to which they may apply, are listed below.

Streaming

Patent Number

Issue Date

8,234,715

7/31/2012

8,355,433

1/15/2013

8,365,235

1/29/2013

8,386,621

2/26/2013

8,417,476

4/9/2013

8,433,814

4/30/2013

8,443,056

5/14/2013

8,532,290

9/10/2013

8,566,442

10/22/2013

8,612,771

12/17/2013

8,631,455

1/14/2014

8,682,139

3/25/2014

8,689,267

4/1/2014

8,749,426

6/10/2014

8,756,708

6/17/2014

8,782,420

7/15/2014

8,837,601

9/16/2014

8,838,961

9/16/2014

8,861,926

10/14/2014

8,863,255

10/14/2014

8,891,946

11/18/2014

8,935,581

1/13/2015

8,949,465

2/3/2015

8,954,495

2/10/2015

8,954,596

2/10/2015

8,963,847

2/24/2015

8,966,014

2/24/2015

8,997,160

3/31/2015

9,009,337

4/14/2015

9,014,545

4/21/2015

9,015,289

4/21/2015

9,021,537

4/28/2015

9,026,586

5/5/2015

9,027,141

5/5/2015

9,060,187

6/16/2015

9,077,693

7/7/2015

9,094,377

7/28/2015

9,128,892

9/8/2015

9,129,214

9/8/2015

9,191,465

11/17/2015

9,197,530

11/24/2015

9,225,621

12/29/2015

9,232,243

1/5/2016

9,258,207

2/9/2016

9,294,415

3/22/2016

9,300,734

3/29/2016

9,319,297

4/19/2016

9,319,321

4/19/2016

9,319,458

4/19/2016

9,319,696

4/19/2016

9,338,181

5/10/2016

9,338,489

5/10/2016

9,398,301

7/19/2016

9,418,296

8/16/2016

9,430,212

8/30/2016

9,430,532

8/30/2016

9,430,539

8/30/2016

9,438,571

9/6/2016

9,454,530

9/27/2016

9,477,713

10/25/2016

9,479,562

10/25/2016

9,485,305

11/1/2016

9,510,043

11/29/2016

9,521,354

12/13/2016

9,565,475

2/7/2017

9,571,870

2/14/2017

9,577,950

2/21/2017

9,582,395

2/28/2017

9,584,395

2/28/2017

9,613,104

4/2/2017

9,614,818

4/4/2017

9,621,588

4/11/2017

9,646,141

5/9/2017

9,648,385

5/9/2017

9,674,274

6/6/2017

9,680,906

6/13/2017

9,686,371

6/20/2017

9,699,519

7/4/2017

9,712,411

7/18/2017

9,712,580

7/18/2017

9,727,321

8/8/2017

9,727,788

8/8/2017

9,734,409

8/15/2017

9,736,202

8/15/2017

9,762,936

9/12/2017

9,766,772

9/19/2017

9,767,291

9/19/2017

9,769,505

9/19/2017

9,781,183

10/3/2017

9,792,674

10/17/2017

9,794,151

10/17/2017

9,800,910

10/24/2017

9,817,827

11/14/2017

9,824,278

11/21/2017

9,825,956

11/21/2017

9,853,966

12/26/2017

9,858,133

1/2/2018

9,864,666

1/9/2018

9,871,662

1/16/2018

9,887,958

2/6/2018

9,906,612

2/27/2018

9,917,791

3/13/2018

9,930,385

3/27/2018

9,948,601

4/17/2018

9,948,602

4/17/2018

9,953,173

4/24/2018

9,954,822

4/24/2018

D806,103

12/26/2017

D809,555

2/6/2018

D812,069

3/6/2018

D812,090

3/6/2018

RE46,114

8/16/2016

DVD

Patent Number

Issue Date

6,584,450

6/24/2003

6,966,484

11/22/2005

7,024,381

4/4/2006

7,401,727

7/22/2008

7,546,252

6/9/2009

7,568,613

8/4/2009

7,631,323

12/8/2009

7,848,968

12/7/2010

7,958,529

6/7/2011

8,155,976

4/10/2012

8,972,290

3/3/2015

Both Streaming and DVD

Patent Number

Issue Date

7,403,910

7/22/2008

7,617,127

11/10/2009

8,271,338

9/18/2012

8,315,977

11/20/2012

8,577,896

11/5/2013

8,887,095

11/11/2014

8,903,834

12/2/2014