Technology Center 3700 is somewhat of a “catch-all” technology center, handling technologies as diverse as medical instruments, shoes and apparel, machine and hand tools, thermal and combustion technology, and refrigeration.
Its average allowance rate of 70% is on the low end at the USPTO (tied with TC 3600), and lower than the USPTO average of 76%. In terms of application volume, it is the second busiest at the USPTO after TC 2800, receiving over 300,000 applications between 2015 and 2019.
Want to see even more detailed tech center analytics? Take Juristat for a spin today with a free demo.
This is part of an ongoing series digging into USPTO metrics. To see all our technology center profiles, click here.