BananaIP Counsels, India’s premier Intellectual Property firm, presents statistics from the Official Journal of Patents and Designs published by the Patent Office on May 05, 2023.

INDIAN PATENT STATISTICS

The 18th issue of the Patent Journal, 2023 has published 1,364 patent applications, with 737 of these being early publications and 627 classified as ordinary publications. Compared to the preceding week, this week’s total grants have increased by 0.25% to 780 applications.

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi059100.00%
Mumbai67106-58.20%
Chennai57563-887.71%
Kolkata19952.63%
Total143737-415.38%

Ordinary Publications

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi1028615.68%
Mumbai100136-36.00%
Chennai52379-628.84%
Kolkata1602683.75%
Total414627-51.44%

TOTAL PUBLICATIONS (Previous Week): 557
TOTAL PUBLICATIONS (This Week): 1,364
Percentage difference: 144.88 % increase

First Examination Report (FER) Statistics

A total of 545 FER’s were issued this week. Applicants and their agents can check if any of their patent applications have been examined by referring to the journal available here.

CityNo. of FER Issued
Delhi219
Mumbai90
Chennai182
Kolkata54
Total545

Publications under Grant

CityPrevious WeekThis WeekPercentage of change
Delhi254265-4.33%
Mumbai1309626.15%
Chennai303320-5.61%
Kolkata9199-8.79%
Total778780-0.25%

Number of Applications published based on ‘Applicant City’

Of the total 1,364 patent applications published in the journal this week, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata have contributed a total of 379 applications. The total applications from each of the previously mentioned cities are as follows – 36 applications from Delhi, 47 applications from Mumbai, 26 applications from Pune, 110 applications from Bangalore, 96 applications from Chennai, 61 applications from Hyderabad and 3 applications from Kolkata.

List of Cities1st of January 2023 till 5th May 202328th April 2023 till 5th May 2023
Delhi60936
Mumbai62147
Pune44826
Bangalore1,280110
Chennai93296
Hyderabad44461
Kolkata913

Patent Statistics Summary (1st Of January 2023 till 5th May 2023)

ParticularsNo. of Applications
Total early publications8,266
Total ordinary publications10,667
Total applications published18,935
Total grants in Delhi6,296
Total grants in Mumbai2,533
Total grants in Chennai5,020
Total grants in Kolkata1,744
Total Grants15,593
Total applications examined12,895

INDIAN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN STATISTICS

The design office has registered 454 designs this week, bringing the total number of applications registered since January 1st, 2023, to 11,526.
• Total designs registered in the last Week: 444
• Total designs registered this Week: 454
• Total designs registered from the 1st of January 2023 till date: 11,526.
 
Data compiled by Sushma H.A, Associate Patents, BananaIP Counsels.

In Conclusion: Spotlight on BananaIP Counsels Patent Attorneys

 

As we wrap up this blog post, we’d like to give credit to the patent division of BananaIP Counsels, a highly-regarded patent and IP firm in India, for providing these insightful patent statistics. Under the leadership of Senior Partners Somashekar Ramakrishna, Nitin Nair, and Vinita Radhakrishnan, BananaIP Counsels’ Patent Attorneys have established themselves as top patent practitioners in India, working with well-known clients such as Mahindra and Mahindra, Samsung, HCL, and Eureka Forbes.

The team at BananaIP Counsels possesses extensive technical and legal expertise across various domains, including IT/Software, AI, Machine Learning, Data Analytics, Electronics and Telecommunication, Mechanical, Automotive, Green Energy, Traditional Medicine, and Bio/Pharma. Clients seeking assistance with patent filing, prosecution, management, and strategy in India and around the world consistently choose the firm for their services.

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Please be aware that the information in this report has been compiled from various primary and secondary sources. BananaIP’s reporters may not have verified all the content published in the bulletin. Should you notice any inaccuracies or require corrections and takedown, please feel free to contact us at [email protected].