DocuSign had 16 patents in artificial intelligence during Q1 2024. DocuSign Inc has filed patents for systems and methods related to automatic content upload and processing, managing access to features within an online document system, providing recommendations for features within the system, identifying legal obligations within contract documents using machine learning, and improving optical character recognition processes on images of documents using an objective loss function. GlobalData’s report on DocuSign gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

DocuSign grant share with artificial intelligence as a theme is 25% in Q1 2024. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Recent Patents

Application: Smart content load (Patent ID: US20240104054A1)

The patent filed by DocuSign Inc. describes a system and method for automatic content upload and processing. The system retrieves files from a source location based on user instructions, classifies them into categories corresponding to processing services, generates key values based on file processing, and executes logic based on these key values. The method also includes monitoring and scaling processing channels based on workload, file characteristics, and encryption status. Additionally, the system includes AI channels with services like OCR processors and data extractors for text and table recognition.

The patent also covers a non-transitory computer-readable medium with instructions for retrieving, classifying, generating key values, and executing logic for file processing. It further includes instructions for monitoring and scaling processing channels based on workload and file characteristics. The medium also addresses file encryption and includes AI channels with OCR processors and data extractors for cognitive data and table extraction. Overall, the patent outlines a comprehensive system and method for efficient and automated content upload and processing with advanced AI capabilities.

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