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The 8th Meeting of JPO-SIPO-KIPO Joint Experts Group of Patent Examination Held

November 7, 2016

On November 7, the 8th Meeting of the JPO-SIPO-KIPO Joint Experts Group of Patent Examination (JEGPE) was held at the Japan Patent Office (JPO) in Tokyo, attended by Ms. Imamura, Director-General of the Third Patent Examination Department and her colleagues from the JPO. At the Meeting, information on various topics concerning patent examination practices were exchanged. In addition, it was agreed to consolidate the results of the comparative study among the JPO, the State of Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) and the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) that has been conducted since 2010, and to publish its summary to the public.

Please click here to see the comparative study on patent examination practices among the JPO, the SIPO and the KIPO

Trainees in class
The 8th JEGPE Meeting

[Last updated 9 November 2016]