JAPAN

COUNTRY : JAPAN

CAPITAL : TOKYO

LANGUAGE : JAPANESE

 

MEMBER : PARIS CONVENTION, WTO-TRIPS, WIPO, HAGUE AGREEMENT CONCERNING THE INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, LOCARNO AGREEMENT FOR CLASSIFICATION OF DESIGN

Japnese Intellectual Property Office is known as the JPO- Japnese Patent Office.

 

Protection to Design is provided at a two tier level in Republic of Japan:

  1. NATIONAL REGISTRATION
    Direct Filing with National Patent & Trademark office
  2. INTERNATIONAL DESIGN PROTECTION UNDER HAGUE SYSTEM
    Kindly refer our guide under the Hague system.

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