Samsung gets 74.7% of US patent applications granted

Samsung has filed 156563 patent applications at the USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 106538 have been granted leading to the grant rate of 74.7% 

Key stats of Samsung patent prosecution at the USPTO:

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A comparison of the average grant rate of Samsung, its Art Units, and the USPTO

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Allowance Rate of Top 20 Art Units of Samsung’s interest

Three out of the top ten GAUs of Samsung have an allowance rate less than the average grant index of Samsung. LG’s prosecution stats at the USPTO has a completely different story. LG’s grant rate is 11% higher than Samsung’s and 9.6% higher than the average grant rate of its GAUs.

Top 20 GAUs of Samsung

GAUDefinitionTotal ApplicationsAllowance Rate
3600Transportation, Construction, Electronic Commerce, Agriculture, National Security, and License and Review27020%
2629Selective Visual Display Systems249357.76%
2627Selective Visual Display Systems212068.34%
2617Computer Graphic Processing, 3D Animation, Display Color Attribute, Object Processing, Hardware and Memory202357.72%
2852Printing/Measuring and Testing193584.10%
2622Selective Visual Display Systems142467.61%
2624Selective Visual Display Systems141274.18%
2835Electrical Circuits and Systems140971.79%
2611Computer Graphic Processing, 3D Animation, Display Color Attribute, Object Processing, Hardware and Memory133673.69%

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