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Outline of the Examination Guidelines for Patent and Utility Model

May 2016
Examination Standards Office

Following is the outline of the Examination Guidelines for Patent and Utility Model in Japan. When you want to know the details, full text of the guidelines (JP , EN ) gives you further information.

Outline of the Examination Guidelines for Patent and Utility Model (PDF:2,792KB)

[Last updated 27 January 2017]

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