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Table 4: Patent Pendency Statistics

 

TABLE 4: PATENT PENDENCY STATISTICS
(FY 2005)
UPR Pendency Statistics by Technology Center (in months) Average First Action Pendency Total Average Pendency
Total UPR Pendency
   
Tech Center 1600 - Biotechnology & Organic Chemistry
23.0 32.3
Tech Center 1700 - Chemical and Materials Engineering
19.7 29.7
Tech Center 2100 - Computer Architecture, Software & Information Security
32.7 43.5
Tech Center 2600 - Communications
30.5 42.3
Tech Center 2800 - Semiconductor, Electrical, Optical Systems & Components
14.5 24.9
Tech Center 3600 - Transportation, Construction, Agriculture, & Electronic Commerce
18.4 26.9
Tech Center 3700 - Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing & Products
18.3 26.3

Pendency is calculated based on the most recent filing date.

 

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