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This Week's Top 100 Assignees:

RankAssigneePatentsInventorsPatent ClassesAvgSpeed (yrs)
1INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES87342122.7
2QUALCOMM5016962.5
3Apple48235122.8
4Micron Technology459852.1
5Intel4020763.3
6MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING3820262.7
7Hewlett-Packard Development L.P.36100104.3
8AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES3012193.1
9EMC IP Holding298122.3
10Google276852.5
11ATT Intellectual Property I L.P.248132.5
12Ford Global Technologies237872.1
13Cisco Technology217452.0
14The Boeing2056133.1
15Oracle International196322.5
16Covidien LP197322.8
17Halliburton Energy Services195142.3
18Raytheon Technologies1846102.8
19DEERE153972.4
20Bank of America154422.0
21APPLIED MATERIALS145442.6
22Honeywell International1441102.6
23Meta Platforms134322.6
24GM Global Technology Operations123692.5
25GENERAL ELECTRIC114772.7
26TENCENT AMERICA112531.9
27The Regents of the University of California113972.6
28VMware104022.5
29Snap102751.8
30Magic Leap103342.5
31Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP102733.2
32Capital One Services103142.3
333M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES94963.7
34GlobalFoundries U.S.92631.9
35NXP USA93352.7
36TEXAS INSTRUMENTS92772.7
37Verizon Patent Licensing92822.1
38Wells Fargo Bank N.A.83633.0
39WESTERN DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES81521.7
40WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION82164.0
41T-MOBILE USA81332.8
42The Procter Gamble83143.5
43SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY83162.0
44Citrix Systems81722.8
45CNH Industrial America81833.2
46California Institute of Technology83883.1
47HAMILTON SUNDSTRAND71352.7
48INTUIT72122.9
49Dell Products L.P.72232.6
50SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY72834.2
51Rovi Guides72232.5
52Red Hat71222.5
53STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE74421.5
54TOYOTA MOTOR ENGINEERING MANUFACTURING NORTH AMERICA71352.5
55Nvidia73432.5
56PAYPAL72032.9
57MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY73873.0
58Medtronic73022.8
59National Technology Engineering Solutions of Sandia63152.9
60Splunk62122.3
61GE Precision Healthcare62752.5
62EBAY61713.0
63Intuitive Surgical Operations61722.7
64CARRIER61363.7
65BAIDU USA62333.6
66Corning61633.2
67Whirlpool62552.4
68Xerox61841.9
69Zoox61732.4
70Visa International Service Association62222.6
71UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA RESEARCH FOUNDATION61853.6
72ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES51823.0
73ATT Mobility II51213.0
74GROUPON51924.2
75ExxonMobil Technology Engineering51532.0
76Dropbox51322.9
77ServiceNow51112.5
78Rivian IP Holdings51322.0
79Salesforce51622.7
80UATC51323.0
81THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN51352.6
82THE AEROSPACE51552.8
83NISSAN NORTH AMERICA53023.8
84NIKE51022.7
85Northrop Grumman Systems51752.2
86Oshkosh Defense52220.5
87PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OF AMERICA51333.0
88Purdue Research Foundation51442.4
89MASTERCARD INTERNATIONAL51814.7
90Lutron Technology41032.0
91Lear41234.2
92Lumileds4942.2
93KLA42623.4
94Johnson Controls Tyco IP Holdings41438.8
95Phillips 664531.2
96OTIS ELEVATOR41812.6
97Palantir Technologies41413.0
98Uber Technologies41623.6
99SANDISK TECHNOLOGIES41531.9
100Raytheon42332.4