The JPO has released the JPO Annual Report 2022 introducing recent IP trends and statistics in Japan. We would like to highlight some topics from the report would might be informative for foreign applicants.
The topics are as follows:
– Key numbers
– Filing Ratios of Cases from Japan to the World/ from the World to Japan
– Top 10 Applicants in 2021
– TM Examination is Becoming Fast
– Patent Enforcement/Transfer by Universities is Rising
For details, please see the PDF file. We hope you find this to be useful. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.