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JPO Conducted JPO/IPR Training Course on Substantive Examination of Designs

The Japan Patent Office (JPO) conducted the JPO/IPR Training Course on Substantive Examination of Designs from 2 September to 13 September 2019. A total of 17 trainees from 14 countries were invited to participate in this Training Course intended for design examiners in IP Offices of various countries.

Through this Training Course, the trainees gained technical knowledge of laws and regulations, Examination Guidelines and examination practices, related to design rights in Japan. In addition, they learned about the management of design rights and the latest design strategies in companies as well as deepened their understanding of design rights protection expected by users, through company visit and other activities.

(photo-1) Visit to the JPO
Visit to the JPO

(photo-2) Trainees in Class
Trainees in Class

[Last updated 2 October 2019]

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