Here are the recent USPTO filing statistics through the first half of 2015:


New trademark application filings at the USPTO:

  • First half of 2015: 183,205 new applications filed (data retrieved via TESS search on on July 7, 2015]
  • First half of 2014: 165,934 new applications filed (data retrieved July 8, 2014)
    • [note that when searched on July 7, 2015, the USPTO database indicated 172,398 filings during that period]

The filing numbers tend to grow when more when some time has lapsed – one reason is because applications can be “split” or divided during the prosecution process and create multiple applications with the same filing date.

But when measure a weak after the mid-year last year vs. a the same time frame this year, the USPTO TESS database shows a 10.4 percent increase in the number of applications filed in 2015. This could be the largest leap in year.

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