This week’s Patent and Design data has been compiled from the Official journal of patents and designs, published by the patent office on the 14th of January 2022. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm.

INDIAN PATENT STATISTICS

A total of 1,208 patent applications have been published in the 2nd issue of the Patent Journal, 2022. Out of the 1,208 applications published in the journal, 266 applications account for early publications while 942 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A total of 482 applications have been granted last week as compared to 665 grants in the week preceding the last thereby marking a decrease of about 27.52%

Early Publications

List of Cities1st of January till date14th January 2022 to 21st January 2022
Delhi9525
Mumbai10934
Pune10926
Bangalore7815
Chennai13158
Hyderabad6619
Kolkata4117

Ordinary Publications

Particulars No. of Applications
Total early publications1,011
Total ordinary publications2,386
Total applications published3,397
Total grants in Delhi613
Total grants in Mumbai209
Total grants in Chennai576
Total grants in Kolkata192
Total Grants1,590
Total applications examined3,413

TOTAL PUBLICATIONS (Previous Week): 1,045
TOTAL PUBLICATIONS (This Week): 1,208
Percentage difference: 15.6% increase

FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT (FER) STATISTICS

A total of 1,484 FER’s were issued last week. Applicants and their agents can check if any of their patent applications have been examined by referring to the journal available here.

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi11214428.57% increase
Mumbai663448.49% decrease
Chennai14219235.21% increase
Kolkata38
Total3583703.35% increase

Publications under Grant

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi58734541.23% decrease
Mumbai12810021.88% decrease
Chennai59392564.41% increase
Kolkata121016.67% decrease
Total7868477.76% increase

Number of Applications published based on ‘Applicant City’

Of the total 1,208 patent applications published in the journal last week, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata have contributed a total of 203 applications. The total applications from each of the previously mentioned cities are as follows – 43 applications from Delhi, 41 applications from Mumbai, 19 applications from Pune, 50 applications from Bangalore, 24 applications from Chennai, 20 applications from Hyderabad and 6 applications for Kolkata.

CityNo. of FER Issued
Delhi353
Mumbai221
Chennai327
Kolkata76
Total977

PATENT STATISTICS SUMMARY (1ST OF JANUARY TILL DATE)

    

INDIAN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN STATISTICS

The design office has registered a total of 314 designs this week. The total designs registered from the 1st of January 2022 till date now adds to a total of 609 applications.
  • Total designs registered in the last to last Week: 295
  • Total designs registered this Week: 314
Total designs registered from the 1st of January 2022 till date: 609
Data compiled by Jaya Pandey, Patent Associate, BananaIP Counsels

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1 Comments

  • February 9, 2022 Posted
    Alicia owens

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