Merck Patent Gmbh Patent Portfolio Statistics

Merck Patent Gmbh

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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 Merck Patent Gmbh look like?

Total Applications: 3,917
Granted Patents: 2,598
Grant Index 74.04 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 911 (25.96%)
In-Process Applications: 405
Average Grant Time: 3.06 Years
Average Office Actions: 2.1

Which Technology Area Merck Patent Gmbh is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
1722 Fuel Cells, Battery, Flammable Gas, Solar Cells, Liquid Crystal Compositions 406
1786 Miscellaneous Articles, Stock Material 301
1625 Organic Chemistry 174
1626 Organic Chemistry 170
1624 Organic Chemistry 165

How many patents are Merck Patent Gmbh filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 0*
2021 81*
2020 139
2019 252
2018 198

*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 Merck Patent Gmbh in USPTO?

Publication number:
Application number: 17/442,692

Abstract:
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Publication date:
Applicant: Merck Patent Gmbh
Inventors: Falz Yvonne


Publication number:
Application number: 17/439,692

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Merck Patent Gmbh
Inventors: Naofumi Yoshida


Publication number:
Application number: 17/431,974

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Merck Patent Gmbh
Inventors: Kozaki Rikio


How are Merck Patent Gmbh’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
17/442,692 Surface Coating Compositions Sent to Classification contractor OPAP Central, Docket
17/439,692 Positive Type Photosensitive Polysiloxane Composition
17/431,974 Polymer, Semiconductor Composition Comprising Polymer, And Method For Manufacturing Film Using Semiconductor Composition Application Undergoing Preexam Processing
17/431,045 Polymerisable Compounds And The Use Thereof In Liquid-Crystal Displays
17/430,077 Mononuclear Iridium Complexes Containing Three Ortho-Metallated Bidentate Ligands And Optical Orientating Anistrophy Sent to Classification contractor OPAP Central, Docket