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

8,355,433

8,365,235

8,386,621

8,417,476

8,433,814

8,443,056

8,532,290

8,566,442

8,612,771

8,631,455

8,682,139

8,689,267

8,749,426

8,756,708

8,782,420

8,838,961

8,837,601

8,861,926

8,863,255

8,891,946

8,935,581

8,949,465

8,954,596

8,954,495

8,966,014

8,963,847

8,997,160

9,009,337

9,015,289

9,014,545

9,021,537

9,027,141

9,026,586

9,060,187

9,077,693

9,094,377

9,128,892

9,129,214

9,191,465

9,197,530

9,225,621

9,232,243

9,258,207

9,294,415

9,300,734

9,319,321

9,319,297

9,319,696

9,319,458

9,338,489

9,338,181

9,398,301

RE46114

9,418,296

9,430,532

9,430,212

9,430,539

9,438,571

9,454,530

9,479,562

9,477,713

9,485,305

9,510,043

9,521,354

9,565,475

9,571,870

9,577,950

9,582,395

9,584,395

9,613,104

9,614,818

9,621,588

9,646,141

9,648,385

9,674,274

9,680,906

9,686,371

9,699,519

9,712,580

9,712,411

9,727,321

9,727,788

9,736,202

9,734,409

9,762,936

9,769,505

9,766,772

9,767,291

9,781,183

9,794,151

9,792,674

9,800,910

9,817,827

9,824,278

9,825,956

9,853,966

D806,103

9,858,133

9,864,666

9,871,662

9,887,958

D809,555

9,906,612

D812,090

D812,069

9,917,791

9,930,385

9,948,601

9,948,602

9,953,173

9,954,822

9,973,800

9,990,499

9,998,354

10,007,977

10,033,787

10,050,955

10,075,513

10,080,005

10,097,607

10,108,788

D831,682

10,123,059

10,129,596

10,142,405

10,140,520

10,154,309

10,164,941

10,162,819

10,178,074

10,182,090

10,180,968

10,187,674

10,200,436

10,212,246

10,219,036

10,225,170

10,255,947

10,263,912

10,262,145

10,263,890

10,268,590

10,284,480

10,305,947

10,303,777

10,306,270

10,311,386

10,318,399

10,320,874

10,321,174

10,326,662

10,326,810

10,332,116

10,348,589

10,355,950

10,375,054

10,387,077

10,405,016

10,404,986

10,404,566

10,419,828

10,425,500

10,425,683

10,432,689

10,452,919

10,475,050

10,475,172

10,484,694

10,482,477

10,482,519

10,489,150

10,498,628

10,498,543

10,498,661

10,511,623

10,536,498

10,547,856

10,552,745

10,552,470

10,560,506

10,573,039

10,572,767

10,582,633

10,586,110

10,606,510

10,609,132

10,621,223

7/31/2012

1/15/2013

1/29/2013

2/26/2013

4/9/2013

4/30/2013

5/14/2013

9/10/2013

10/22/2013

12/17/2013

1/14/2014

3/25/2014

4/1/2014

6/10/2014

6/17/2014

7/15/2014

9/16/2014

9/16/2014

10/14/2014

10/14/2014

11/18/2014

1/13/2015

2/3/2015

2/10/2015

2/10/2015

2/24/2015

2/24/2015

3/31/2015

4/14/2015

4/21/2015

4/21/2015

4/28/2015

5/5/2015

5/5/2015

6/16/2015

7/7/2015

7/28/2015

9/8/2015

9/8/2015

11/17/2015

11/24/2015

12/29/2015

1/5/2016

2/9/2016

3/22/2016

3/29/2016

4/19/2016

4/19/2016

4/19/2016

4/19/2016

5/10/2016

5/10/2016

7/19/2016

8/16/2016

8/16/2016

8/30/2016

8/30/2016

8/30/2016

9/6/2016

9/27/2016

10/25/2016

10/25/2016

11/1/2016

11/29/2016

12/13/2016

2/7/2017

2/14/2017

2/21/2017

2/28/2017

2/28/2017

4/4/2017

4/4/2017

4/11/2017

5/9/2017

5/9/2017

6/6/2017

6/13/2017

6/20/2017

7/4/2017

7/18/2017

7/18/2017

8/8/2017

8/8/2017

8/15/2017

8/15/2017

9/12/2017

9/19/2017

9/19/2017

9/19/2017

10/3/2017

10/17/2017

10/17/2017

10/24/2017

11/14/2017

11/21/2017

11/21/2017

12/26/2017

12/26/2017

1/2/2018

1/9/2018

1/16/2018

2/6/2018

2/6/2018

2/27/2018

3/6/2018

3/6/2018

3/13/2018

3/27/2018

4/17/2018

4/17/2018

4/24/2018

4/24/2018

5/15/2018

6/5/2018

6/12/2018

6/26/2018

7/24/2018

8/14/2018

9/11/2018

9/18/2018

10/9/2018

10/23/2018

10/23/2018

11/6/2018

11/13/2018

11/27/2018

11/27/2018

12/11/2018

12/25/2018

12/25/2018

1/8/2019

1/15/2019

1/15/2019

1/22/2019

2/5/2019

2/19/2019

2/26/2019

3/5/2019

4/9/2019

4/16/2019

4/16/2019

4/16/2019

4/23/2019

5/7/2019

5/28/2019

5/28/2019

5/28/2019

6/4/2019

6/11/2019

6/11/2019

6/11/2019

6/18/2019

6/18/2019

6/25/2019

7/9/2019

7/16/2019

8/6/2019

8/20/2019

9/3/2019

9/3/2019

9/3/2019

9/17/2019

9/24/2019

9/24/2019

10/1/2019

10/22/2019

11/12/2019

11/12/2019

11/19/2019

11/19/2019

11/19/2019

11/26/2019

12/3/2019

12/3/2019

12/3/2019

12/17/2019

1/14/2020

1/28/2020

2/4/2020

2/4/2020

2/11/2020

2/25/2020

2/25/2020

3/3/2020

3/10/2020

3/31/2020

3/31/2020

4/14/2020

DVD

Patent Number

Issue Date

6,584,450

6,966,484

7,024,381

7,401,727

7,546,252

7,568,613

7,631,323

7,848,968

7,958,529

8,155,976

8,972,290

6/24/2003

11/22/2005

4/4/2006

7/22/2008

6/9/2009

8/4/2009

12/8/2009

12/7/2010

6/7/2011

4/10/2012

3/3/2015

Both Streaming and DVD

Patent Number

Issue Date

7,403,910

7,617,127

8,271,338

8,315,977

8,577,896

8,887,095

8,903,834

7/22/2008

11/10/2009

9/18/2012

11/20/2012

11/5/2013

11/11/2014

12/2/2014