16 Dec
2020

Exclusive JPO perspective on falling filing numbers for non-traditional marks

Five years after the law was changed to allow the registration of non-traditional marks, application numbers have dropped dramatically. The Japan Patent Office's Kensaku Takase and Yuka Matsuzawa offer some insight as to the future of such marks in the country.

Kensaku Takase

Partner

Baker McKenzie

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Yuka Matsuzawa

Associate

Baker McKenzie

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