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Data For Graphs on 2-24-2014 Blog

The following charts provide data displayed on "MESSAGE FROM JANET GONGOLA, PATENT REFORM COORDINATOR: UPDATE ON THE FREQUENCY, COMPLIANT, AND CONTENT OF PREISSUANCE SUBMISSIONS" found on http://www.uspto.gov/blog/aia/entry/message_from_janet_gongola_patent8 and the AIA page as of 2/24/2014

 

 

Figure 1

Number of Submission Per TC
1600 234
1700 278
2100 66
2400 43
2600 102
2800 216
3600 169
3700 274

 

Figure 2
Total Preissuance Submissions
Proper 73.8%
Improper 25.4%
Not Yet Reviewed 0.8%

 

Figure 3
Number of Proper Submission Per TC
1600 209
1700 227
2100 37
2400 39
2600 63
2800 156
3600 138
3700 175

 

Figure 4
Submitted Documents for Proper Cases
Patents 940
Published
US. Apps
687
Foreign
Reference
637
NPL 1075
Total Documents 3339

 

Figure 5: Applications w/ Office Actions Generated after Receipt
of Proper Third Party Submissions
Third party submission relied upon 12.5%
Third party submissions not relied upon 87.5%
   

 

Figure 6: Applications having Rejections (by Statute) & Using
Third Party Submissions
103 Rejection Based Actions 50.0%
102 Rejection Based Actions 18.8%
Both 102 & 103 Rejection Based Actions 31.3%

 

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