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JPO/IPR Training Course on Substantive Examinations of Trademarks

Schedule
Date Time Subject Lecturers
Nov. 17
(Fri.)
AM AOTS Orientation
(Self Introduction, etc.)
Association for Overseas Technical Cooperation and Sustainable Partnerships (AOTS)
Asia-Pacific Industrial Property Center, JIPII
PM Outline of Japanese Trademark System and Trademark Law Mr. Hiromichi AOKI
Partner, Patent Attorney,YUASA and Hara (Law, Patent, Trademark and Design and Accounting)
Nov. 20
(Mon.)
10:00-10:10 Welcome Address International Cooperation Division, Policy Planning and Coordination Department, JPO
Asia-Pacific Industrial Property Center, JIPII
10:20-10:40 Courtesy Call on Executive Official of the JPO Executive Official, JPO
10:50-11:50 Visit to the Trial Court
Visit to the National Center for Industrial Property Information and Training (INPIT)
Trial and Appeal Division,Trial and Appeal Department, JPO
Department of IP Information Services, INPIT
12:00-12:40 APIC Orientation Asia-Pacific Industrial Property Center, JIPII
14:00-16:00 Current Situation and Issues of Trademark Administration Policy Planning and Research Section, Trademark Division, JPO
Nov. 21
(Tue.)
All day Country Report Presentations International committee, Trademark Division, JPO
Nov. 22
(Wed.)
AM Trademark Examination Guidelines 1 Trademark Examination Standards Office, Trademark Division, JPO
PM Classification of Goods and Services International Trademark Classification Office, Trademark Division, JPO
Nov. 24
(Fri.)
10:00-11:30 Trademark Examination Guidelines 2
(Non-Traditional Trademarks)
Trademark Examination Standards Office, Trademark Division, JPO
11:30-13:00 Review of Regional Collective Trademark System(including a comparison with the GI protection system) Regional Brand Promotion Office, Trademark Division, JPO
14:00-15:30 Practical Examination of Trademark Applications Made in Bad Faith (including protection of well-known trademarks) Trademark Policy Planning Office, Trademark Division, JPO
15:30-16:45 Quality Management and Administration of Trademark Examination Quality Management Section, Trademark Division, JPO
16:45-17:00 Address from Director of the Trademark Division Trademark Division,Trademark and Customer Relations Department, JPO
Nov. 27
(Mon.)
AM Trademark-related IT Systems (Domestic and Madrid Protocol Application) Electronic Trademark Examination System Planning andand Coordination Office, Trademark Division, JPO
PM OJT International committee, Trademark Division, JPO
Nov. 28
(Tue.)
All day Case Study (1) "Distinctiveness"
Case Study (2) "Prior Trademarks"
Case Study (3) "Well-known Trademarks"
International committee, Trademark Division, JPO
Nov. 29
(Wed.)
All day
Nov. 30
(Thu.)
AM What do applicants/agents want from an Examiner? Ms. Reiko TOYOSAKI
Patent Attorney, TOYOSAKI & ASSOCIATES
14:00-15:00 Evaluation Meeting International Cooperation Division, Policy Planning and Coordination Department, JPO
Asia-Pacific Industrial Property Center, JIPII
15:20-16:00 Closing Ceremony

[Last updated 22 November 2017]

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