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FY2016 JPO/IPR Training Course for IP Protection Lawyers

Date Time Subject
Feb. 6
AM HIDA Orientation, Self-Introduction
PM Intellectual Property Basic Act and Japanese National Strategy
Feb. 7
10:00–10:10 Welcome Addresses
10:20–11:50 Visit to the JPO
Courtesy Call on Executive Official of the JPO
Visit to Trial Court, JPO
Visit to the National Center for Industrial Property Information and Training (INPIT)
12:20–13:00 APIC Orientation
PM Intellectual Property Basic Act and Japanese National Strategy
Feb. 8
All day Intellectual Property Rights System (1) Outline of IPR System
    Patent Group Trademark Group
Feb. 9
All day Patent System (1) Patent Law and Related Laws*/ Trademark Ssytem (1) Trademark Law and Related Law*/
Feb. 10
All day Patent System (2) Outline of Examination Standards: Novelty/Inventive Step*/ Trademark System (2) Introduction to Examination Standards for Trademarks (similar trademarks, etc.)*/
Feb. 13
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)*/
Feb. 14
All day Patent System (4) Patent Right Infringement Cases (Case Study)*/ Trademark System (4) Trademark Right Infringement Cases (Case Study)*/
Feb. 15
AM Case Study (1) Design Right Infringement Cases (Includes Unfair Competition Prevention Law Cases )
PM Case Study (2) Copyright Infringement Cases (Includes Outline of Copyright Law)
Feb. 16
AM Role and Present Status of Intellectual Property High Court
PM Visit to Intellectual Property High Court
Feb. 17
All day Current State of Intellectual Property Rights Management (Study Visit)
Feb. 20
All day Introduction of Country Cases and Discussion
Feb. 21
All day Intellectual Property Rights System (2) Rights Enforcement and Licensing
Feb. 22
AM Overall Discussion (Practice and Group Discussion)
14:00-15:50 Evaluation Meeting
16:20-17:00 Closing Ceremony


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