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Design Rights: Protector of Originality

Design rights?

This video introduces the benefits that the design rights give to business owners, engineers, designers, and students who want to become a designer.

Since this video was first created in 2008, several pieces of information contained in this video are outdated. Please refer to the "Commentary(updated in November 2021)(PDF:188KB)" for the latest information.


If these videos interest you in industrial property system and industrial design system in Japan, please refer to "System of Industrial Property Rights" and "Procedures for Obtaining a Design Right".
For more information on a way for acquiring industrial design rights easily, swiftly and globally, please refer to "Hague-The International Design System (External link)".

[Last updated 1 November 2021]