Webinar: Overview of “Exception to Lack of Novelty of Invention”

Webinar: Overview of “Exception to Lack of Novelty of Invention”

In our series of SHIGA webinars, we would like to present a webinar on
Overview of “Exception to Lack of Novelty of Invention” on the following date and time.

Date and Time: 6:00 p.m. (JST) on Wednesday, November 24.
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*The webinar is expected to consist of a 20 to 30-minute presentation and a 5 to 10-minute Q&A session.
* If you miss watching the live session, you will receive an on-demand recorded video link a day after the live session is over. Please still register with the registration form below.

Comments from Speaker:
The Japanese patent prosecution practice contains several unique systems/rules which needs specific attention. “Exception to Lack of Novelty of Invention” (Article 30 of Japan Patent Act) is one of them. There are similar systems in other jurisdictions, however, they have some differences in the details and it is necessary to understand how to effectively use the system. In this seminar, we would like to provide you with an overview of the unique system “Exception to Lack of Novelty of Invention”, including:
– Legal requirement(s)
– Comparison with other jurisdictions
– Practical tips with specific case examples

Speaker: Hiroyuki Hashimoto, Ph.D., Patent Attorney

Webinar Tool: Zoom

Cost: Free

This webinar is aimed at providing IP information to our business partners and clients from overseas. Registration from persons who work for IP firms or law firms in Japan will not be approved as this may be deemed as a conflict of interest with our business.

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