Acushnet Company Patent Portfolio Statistics

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This article summarizes the perfomance of the assignee in the recent years. The overall statistics for this portfolio help to analyze the areas where the assignee is performing well. The filing trend, perfomance across the tech centers and the perfomance of the recent applications has been mentioned below. All the stats are calculated based on the perfomance in USPTO.

How does the overall patent portfolio of Acushnet Company look like?

Total Applications: 3,026
Granted Patents: 2,413
Grant Index 82.3 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 519 (17.7%)
In-Process Applications: 88
Average Grant Time: 2.26 Years
Average Office Actions: 1.47

Which Technology Area Acushnet Company is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
3711 Amusement and Education Devices 2,061
1712 Coating, Etching, Cleaning, Single Crystal Growth 197
1765 Oraganic Chemistry, Polymers, Compositions 181
1796 78
1732 Metallurgy, Metal Working, Inorganic Chemistry, Catalyst, Electrophotography, Photolithography 49

How many patents are Acushnet Company filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 0*
2021 64*
2020 53
2019 110
2018 129

*The drop in the number of applications filed in last two years compared to previous years is because applications can take up to 18 months to get published

Recently filed patent applications of Acushnet Company in USPTO?

Publication number: US20210402262A1
Application number: 17/474,173

Abstract:
Multi-layered golf balls having at least one layer made of a foamed silicone composition are provided. Multi-layered golf balls having at least one layer made of non-foamed silicone elastomer composition also are provided. For example, three-piece, four-piece, and five-piece golf balls containing different core and cover structures can be made. The foamed silicones have good thermal stability and durability without sacrificing resiliency. The non-foamed silicone elastomers have high elongation, tensile strength, chemical/fluid-resistance, and weatherability properties. These compositions can be used to form any layer, for example, core, intermediate, or cover, in the golf ball.

Publication date: 2021-12-30
Applicant: Acushnet Company
Inventors: Binette L Mark


Publication number: US20210366307A1
Application number: 17/398,104

Abstract:
An image capturing apparatus is disclosed herein. More specifically, image capturing apparatus disclosed herein will be used to help a golfer properly select a golf club utilizing a high speed camera attached to a gantry apparatus capable of adjusting its own position relative to the golfer in order to capture data of a golf swing in an iron type golf club.

Publication date: 2021-11-25
Applicant: Acushnet Company
Inventors: Harrington James P


Publication number: US20210339097A1
Application number: 17/377,696

Abstract:
A golf club head including a striking face; a periphery portion surrounding and extending rearwards from the striking face; wherein the striking face comprises a front surface configured to strike a golf ball and a rear surface opposite the front surface; a support arm spaced from the rear surface of the striking face; wherein the support arm abuts the periphery portion at two distinct locations; a damping element residing between the support arm and the rear surface of the striking face; wherein the damping element comprises a front surface in contact with the rear surface of the striking face and a rear surface in contact with the support arm.

Publication date: 2021-11-04
Applicant: Acushnet Company
Inventors: E Franz Michael


How are Acushnet Company’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
17/474,173 Golf Balls Having Layers Made Of Silicone Elastomers Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination OPAP Central, Docket
17/398,104 Method And Apparatus For Capturing A Golf Swing And Fitting A Golfer Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination OPAP Central, Docket
17/377,696 Golf Club Having A Damping Element For Ball Speed Control Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination OPAP Central, Docket
17/366,376 Golf Club Having An Adjustable Weight Assembly Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination OPAP Central, Docket
17/365,077 Golf Shoes With Lace Tightening System For Closure And Comfortable Fit OPAP Central, Docket