Thursday, September 6, 2012

Government Interest Statements September 4th

Each week Way Better Patents publishes a list of the latest patents and patent applications that contain Government Interest Statements or include a Joint Research Agreement (JRA) statement.  The list includes the patent information, the assignees, the funding agency, and the actual statement which usually includes the contract numbers for federally funded research efforts.  The JRA statement usually identifies the parties working together on the intellectual property.

Here is a summary of granted patents that contain a government interest statement or a joint research agreement statements for September 4th, 2012.

41     Department of Defense (DOD)
30     Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
28     Department of Energy (DOE)
13     National Science Foundation (NSF)
10     National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
3     Department of Commerce (DOC)
2     Department of Agriculture (USDA)
1     Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
1     Department of Justice (DOJ)
1     Department of State (DOS)
1     National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA)
1     National Security Agency (NSA)