Mastercard International Incorporated Patent Portfolio Statistics

Mastercard International Incorporated

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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 Mastercard International Incorporated look like?

Total Applications: 3,358
Granted Patents: 1,322
Grant Index 50.94 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 1,273 (49.06%)
In-Process Applications: 739
Average Grant Time: 3.41 Years
Average Office Actions: 2.21

Which Technology Area Mastercard International Incorporated is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
3685 Business Methods 324
3691 Business Methods – Finance/Banking/ Insurance 192
3692 Business Methods – Finance/Banking/ Insurance 173
3695 Business Methods – Finance/Banking/ Insurance 152
3696 Business Methods – Finance/Banking/ Insurance 146

How many patents are Mastercard International Incorporated filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 0*
2021 160*
2020 245
2019 362
2018 345

*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 Mastercard International Incorporated in USPTO?

Publication number: US20220027904A1
Application number: 17/450,350

A method for offline transmission of blockchain details includes: storing, in a computing device, a first private key and a currency amount; receiving a first destination address associated with a blockchain network and a transaction amount; generating a second private key; generating a second destination address associated with the blockchain network using the second private key; generating a blockchain transaction including at least the first destination address, the transaction amount, the second destination address, and a remainder amount based on at least the currency amount and the transaction amount; signing the generated blockchain transaction using the first private key; executing a query to replace the first private key with the second private key, wherein replacement of the first private key includes deletion of the first private key from the computing device; and transmitting the generated blockchain transaction.

Publication date: 2022-01-27
Applicant: Mastercard International Incorporated
Inventors: Ankur Arora

Publication number: US20220029970A1
Application number: 17/494,077

A method for trusted notifications comprises: receiving, at a first host having at least one trusted server, a request message from a sender computing device, the request message comprising a request identifier and instructions to: update, at a second host, a recipient account associated with a recipient computing device, and to make a corresponding update at the first host to a sender account associated with the sender computing device. The method further comprises authorizing, at the first host, the request message; updating the sender account; generating a secure message at the at least one trusted server, the secure message comprising the request identifier and an indication from the at least one trusted server that the update completed; and sending the secure message from the first host to the sender computing device. The secure message can be received at the sender computer device and conveyed to the recipient computing device.

Publication date: 2022-01-27
Applicant: Mastercard International Incorporated
Inventors: Beric John

Publication number: US20220029985A1
Application number: 17/493,085

Systems and methods are provided for binding an IoT device with an identity of a user, whereby action by the IoT device may be attributed to the user. One example computer-implemented method includes verifying a user and, in response to the verification, compiling and storing identifying data for the user. The method also includes receiving an IoT device ID associated with an IoT device, from a communication device associated with the user, and appending the IoT device ID to the identifying data for the user. The method then includes receiving a request indicator from the IoT device, seeking authentication of the user at the communication device, and in response to the request indicator and the authentication of the user, provisioning, to the IoT device, at least a portion of the identifying data for the user.

Publication date: 2022-01-27
Applicant: Mastercard International Incorporated
Inventors: Malhotra Sandeep

How are Mastercard International Incorporated’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
17/450,350 Method And System For Offline Data Transfer Via Machine-Readable Code OPAP Central, Docket
17/494,077 Method And System For Trusted Notifications OPAP Central, Docket
17/493,085 Systems And Methods For Use In Binding Internet Of Things Devices With Identities Associated With Users OPAP Central, Docket
17/492,528 Real-Time Messaging In A Supply Chain Financing Network OPAP Central, Docket
17/490,680 Method And System For Desynchronization Recovery For Permissioned Blockchains Using Bloom Filters OPAP Central, Docket