2020 · June 16, 2020
This blog post summarizes latest updates of relief measures made available by the Japan Patent Office, during the times of COVID-19 pandemic.
2019 · December 09, 2019
Our office will be closed for year-end and new year holidays.
2019 · November 22, 2019
Total number of trademark applications filed to the Japan Patent Office and FA timing
A new page "Speed Up Trademark Examination Process in Japan" has been added to our website.
2019 · April 11, 2019
The Japan Patent Office publishes a yearly report that contains more than 250 pages of the statistics data. Let's look at what the data suggests.
2018 · November 05, 2018
These days, trademark examination takes much longer than it used to in Japan. Accordingly, the article "How Long Does it Take to Register a Trademark in Japan?" has been updated.
2018 · November 01, 2018
A new page "Trademark Renewal Period in Japan" has been added to our website.
2018 · June 20, 2018
Examination Guidelines for Similar Goods and Services
This blog post is about trademark examination guidelines for similar goods and services edited by the Japan Patent Office.
2018 · May 01, 2018
We are pelased to inform you that our office has moved.
2018 · April 20, 2018
Cherry Blossoms in Japan
April is a start of something new in Japan.
2018 · March 12, 2018
Madrid Protocol: Second Part of Individual Fees to be payable for a designation of Japan
This explains when and how first and second part of the Individual Fees have to be paid when Japan is designated in an application for the International Registration under the Madrid Protocol.

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