Season’s greetings and best wishes for the New Year from SHIGA International Patent Office.
We hope you all have a good holiday season.
We would like to take this opportunity to report on our activities in 2021.
We launched the “Tech Transfer Project” in 2020 and it progresses well with Japanese companies in 2021.
– Effective/Ineffective Arguments for Inventive Step in JPO Examination
– Remedial Measures after Expiration of Procedural Periods in Japan
– Patent Term Extensions for Pharmaceutical Inventions in Japan
– Japanese Patent Trends in 2020
– Revision to the design practice
– Patent Application trends of Next Generation Batteries
We will continue to keep you updated with the latest Japanese trends in IP practice.