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Home > JPO Activities > Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) > Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) > PPH pilot program between the Japan Patent Office (JPO) and the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents & Trademarks of Russia (ROSPATENT)

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PPH pilot program between the Japan Patent Office (JPO) and the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents & Trademarks of Russia (ROSPATENT)

The Japan Patent Office (JPO) and the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia (ROSPATENT) commenced the PPH pilot program on May 18, 2009 in accordance with the joint statement of intent at the ROSPATENT/JPO Heads Meeting held in Moscow on April 21, 2009. The JPO and the ROSPATENT will also start the PPH pilot program using PCT international work products by the JPO from June 1, 2013.

Dr. Simonov, Director General of the ROSPATENT and Mr. Suzuki, Commissioner of the JPO

(At the meeting in April 2009: Dr. Simonov, Director General of the ROSPATENT and Mr. Suzuki, Commissioner of the JPO)

How to make a request

Guidelines (Requirements and procedure in detail) and Request form

Link

Link to the ROSPATENT's PPH page( External link )

Press release

Japanese Page

[Last updated 27 December 2013]

Contact

Examination Policy Planning Office

Administrative Affairs Division

Patent and Design Examination Department

Japan Patent Office

Tel: +81-3-3581-1101 (ex. 3103)

E-mail: PA2260@jpo.go.jp