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2017/06/09
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2017/04/12
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2016/12/22
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2016/06/06
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2016/04/15
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2016/02/03
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Newsletter No.1 / 2016

Inventions concerning specific use of food

2015/12/16
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Holiday Closure Notice
2015/09/10
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2015/04/06
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Newsletter No.2 / 2015

We are pleased to provide you with the latest edition of our Newsletter / IP Japan (No. 2 / April 2015).  In this issue, we introduce new opposition system for granted patents which comes into effect on April 1, 2015.

This newsletter covers the following topics:

 – A comparison of the new opposition system with the patent invalidation trial system

 – flow-chart of the process of the new opposition system

2015/04/06
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Newsletter No.1 / 2015

We are pleased to provide you with the latest edition of our Newsletter / IP Japan (No. 1 / March 2015). In this issue, we introduce the outline of the revised Japanese Trademark Act which will come into effect on April 1, 2015.
This newsletter covers the following topics:
– Overview of introduction concerning non-traditional trademarks
– Details of non-traditional trademarks;
1) Color marks
2) Position marks
3) Sound marks
4) Movement marks
5) Hologram marks

2014/12/17
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Notice of Holidays
2014/10/06
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2014/10/6 Kansai office has moved
2014/05/02
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2013/12/19
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2013/09/27
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2013/04/24
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2013/02/25
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2012/12/18
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2012/12/06
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Newsletter No.5 / 2012

please find our Newsletter / IP Japan (No. 5 / November, 2012), covering the court decision relating to Partial Design Right, Heisei 23 (Wa) 9476. 
The Court concludes that Accused products A and B infringe the Registered partial design right and Accused product C does not infringe the Registered partial design right..

2012/09/28
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Newsletter No.4 / 2012

Attached please find our Newsletter / IP Japan (No. 4 / September, 2012), covering the current situation of Design Registration in Japan according to Annual Report 2012 about IP affairs in 2011 issued by Japan Patent Office (JPO) on August 8, 2012. 
This newsletter covers following topics: 
 1. Statistics on Design Applications in Japan
 2. Statistics on Design Examination
 3. Statistics on Applications Filed by Foreigners
 4. Outcome of Trials for Invalidation