Microsoft Corporation Patent Portfolio Statistics

Microsoft Corporation

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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 Microsoft Corporation look like?

Total Applications: 48,071
Granted Patents: 36,422
Grant Index 78.49 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 9,979 (21.51%)
In-Process Applications: 1,669
Average Grant Time: 4.06 Years
Average Office Actions: 2.54

Which Technology Area Microsoft Corporation is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
2624 Selective Visual Display Systems 892
2194 Interprocess Communication and Software Development 834
2626 Selective Visual Display Systems 787
2176 Graphical User Interface and Document Processing 758
2628 Selective Visual Display Systems 725

How many patents are Microsoft Corporation filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 0*
2021 48*
2020 75
2019 220
2018 304

*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 Microsoft Corporation in USPTO?

Publication number:
Application number: 29/737,910

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Microsoft Corporation
Inventors: Jan Raken


Publication number:
Application number: 29/720,097

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Microsoft Corporation
Inventors: Escolin Timothy


Publication number:
Application number: 29/716,442

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Microsoft Corporation
Inventors: Erika Kelter


How are Microsoft Corporation’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
29/737,910 Electronic Input Device Patented Case 2918 Fast Horse, Marie D
29/720,097 Computing Device Patented Case 2923 Glennon, Katherine A
29/716,442 Controller Patented Case 2912 Morris, Sandra L
29/716,465 Controller Patented Case 2912 Morris, Sandra L
29/716,455 Controller Patented Case 2912 Morris, Sandra L