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FY2014 JPO/IPR Training Course for IP Protection Lawyers

Date Time Subject
October 6
AM Orientation (HIDA/APIC), Self-Introduction
PM Intellectual Property Management in Japanese Companies (Overseas Expansion and Development of Law Systems)
October 7
All day Course Overview / Pre-training Report Presentations
October 8
10:00-10:40 ・Welcome Address by the JPO and APIC-JIPII
・Presentation by the JPO
10:50-12:30 The Current Status and Future Direction
of Japanese Industrial Property Administration
14:05-16:15 Visit to the JPO
*Courtesy Call on Executive Official
*Appeal Court
*National Center for Industrial Property Information and Training (INPIT)
    Patent Group Trademark Group
October 9
All day Patent System (1) Patent Law and Related Laws Trademark System (1) Introduction to Examination Standards for Trademarks (similar trademarks, etc.)
October 10
All day Patent System (2) Introduction to Examination Standards: Novelty/Inventive Step Trademark System (2) Trademark Law and Related Laws
October 14
All day Patent System (3) Appeals/Trials and Suits against Appeals/Trials Decisions (Case Study) Trademark System (3)Appeals/Trials and Suit against Appeals/Trials Decisions (Case Study)
October 15
All day Patent System (4) Patent Right Infringement Cases (Case Study) Trademark System (4)Trademark Right Infringement Cases (Case Study)
October 16
AM IP Rights System (1) Role of IP Lawyers and Patent Attorneys in Japan
PM Introduction of Country Cases and Discussion (1)
October 17
All day Introduction of Country Cases and Discussion (2)
October 20
AM IP Rights System (2) Licensing
PM Case Study (1) Copyright Infringement Cases (Includes Introduction to Copyright Law)
October 21
All day Current State of Intellectual Property Rights Management (Study Visit)
October 22
AM Case Study (1) Design Right Infringement Cases (Includes Unfair Competition Prevention Law Cases )
PM Visit to Patent Office
October 23
AM Role and Present Status of Intellectual Property High Court
PM Visit to IP High Court
October 24
AM Overall Discussion ( Practice and Group Discussion)
14:00-15:50 Evaluation Meeting
16:20-17:00 Closing Ceremony


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