Overview of Work
We make the most of our accumulated experience to provide you with comprehensive services.
1. Prosecution of Rights
(Patents, Utility Models, Designs, Trademarks)
Response to office actions,
Appeal and trials,
Appeal to the IP High Court against JPO’s Decision of Appeal or Trial, etc.
2. Search/Expert Opinions
Prior art search,
Expert opinions on invalidation,
Expert opinions on infringement, etc.
3. Handling Rights Infringements
Rights infringement litigation,
Trials for cancellation,
Cease and desist letters (handling receipt of letters and sending of letters), Clearance search (FTO: freedom to operate),
Domestic and international countermeasures against counterfeit products, etc.
4. IP Consulting
Creating patent maps for your company or another company,
Patent strategy consulting,
Proposing brand strategies,
Transliteration checks of brand candidates,
Advice on copyrights,
Advice on licensing,
Advice on employee inventions, etc.
5. Other Services
IP due diligence in corporate acquisitions (M&A),
Offering of seminars (search strategy, foreign IP systems, Revisions to Japanese and foreign law and practice, etc.)