New StrutPatent.com Report Reveals the Top Trends for Patents Issued on December 6, 2011

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StrutPatent.com has just released their latest report on new patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office on December 6, 2011. The report identifies top trends and developments for U.S. patents, including which patent categories are experiencing increased activity and which organizations are securing the most patents.

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The first week of December patents picked up significantly with an increase of 1,064 in the total number of patents issued compared to last week.

StrutPatent.com, a new patent search portal powered by Strut Patent, LLC., has released their latest report on new patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The information below outlines the top recipients of patents issued on December 6, 2011.

Total Patents Issued: 5,246

Top 10 Categories (categories with the most new patents issued):

  •     Physics - Computing; Calculating; Counting (798)
  •     Electricity - Electric Communication Technique (532)
  •     Electricity - Basic Electric Elements (424)
  •     Haman Necessities - Medical of Veterinary Sciences; Hygiene (412)
  •     Physics - Measuring; Testing (238)
  •     Chemistry; Metallurgy - Organic Chemistry (132)
  •     Physics - Information Storage (105)
  •     Chemistry; Metallurgy - Biochemistry; Beer; Spirits; Wine; Vinegar; Microbiology; Enzymology; Mutation of Genetic Engineering (100)
  •     Human Necessities - Agriculture; Forestry; Animal Husbandry; Hunting; Trapping; Fishing (99)
  •     Physics - Optics (91)

Top 10 Inventors (inventors with the most new patents issued):

  •     William H. Eby (8)
  •     Kia Silverbrook (8)
  •     Shou-Shan Fan (6)
  •     Kai-Li Jiang (5)
  •     Scott H. Wittkopp (5)
  •     James M. Hart (5)
  •     Peter Turecek (5)
  •     Juergen Siekmann (5)
  •     Alberto Lievore (5)
  •     Charles J. Winslow (5)

Top 10 Organizations / Assignees (organizations / assignees with the most new patents issued):

  •     Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd. (5)
  •     Panasonic Corporation (5)
  •     Microsoft Corporation (5)
  •     Sony Corporation (5)
  •     Canon Kabushiki Kaisha ((5)
  •     Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (ShenZen) Co., Ltd. (5)
  •     Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba (5)
  •     Fujitsu Limited (5)
  •     Seiko Epson Corporation (5)
  •     Hitachi, Ltd. (5)

The first week of December patents picked up significantly with an increase of 1,064 in the total number of patents issued compared to last week. Physics (Computing; Calculating; Counting) was again the top category as it has been for many weeks, however this week there was a significant increase in the number of patents issued in that category from 563 last week to 798 this week.

Kia Silverbrook is the only inventor to make the list of the Top 10 Inventors this week. Though Silverbrook was issued fewer patents this week he rose one spot to number two. Most of the Top 10 Corporations from last week are on the list again, although none of them are in the same position they were last week. The three new corporations to make the list are Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (ShenZen) Co., Ltd., Seiko Epson Corporation and Hitachi, Ltd.

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