Introduction of reference appeal/trial decisions etc.
(updated on September 3, 2021 with 10 appeal/trial decisions etc. added)

The Japan Patent Office (JPO) has newly added 10 reference appeal/trial decisions etc. to its website.

As part of the international supply of information regarding industrial property rights in Japan, the JPO introduces, in accordance with types, fields, etc. of cases, appeal/trial decisions etc. (appeal/trial decisions, opposition decisions, and advisory opinions) which are considered to be helpful in understanding of the legal interpretation and operation.

For an overview of the 10 cases added, please see the following link:

For a list of previous appeal/trial decisions etc., please see the following link: