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2020/05/07ARTICLE “Life Sciences 2020 -Market exclusivity for pharmaceutical products in Japan-”(IAM Life Sciences 2020)
2020/04/28ARTICLE “Research on the System and Operation of the Intellectual Property Appraisal Process in Major ASEAN Countries”
2020/04/01ARTICLE [Serial Article] “A General Review of the Neighboring Rights”
2020/03/01ARTICLE “The Recent Status of Publicity Rights Protection”
2020/02/01ARTICLE “Introducing the Feature”
2019/11/15ARTICLE “Explanation of the Latest Precedent in WTO Antidumping, etc. (53) – [EU] Relevance between Trade Diversion under Section 232 of the U.S. Trade Expansion Act and Safeguard Investigations”
2019/10/31ARTICLE “Protection of Inventions Carried Out in Space by Way of Patents – Focus on Understanding the Present Situation”
2019/09/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Act of Causing Confusion by Manipulating Rankings on Review Sites”
2019/10/15ARTICLE “The Importance of the Unfair Competition Prevention Act”
2019/10/01ARTICLE “Introducing the Feature”
2019/10/01BOOK “Prep for Intellectual Property Laws”
2019/09/02ARTICLE “[Lecture Transcript] The Rights of Performers and their Extensive Scope”
2019/09/01ARTICLE “Enforcement of Foreign Judgments (Japan)”
2019/08/21ARTICLE “Special Project: A Message from Heisei to Reiwa – The Tokyo District Court Decision on the Blue Light-Emitting Diode Patent”
2019/07/29ARTICLE “[Feature] Ordinary Diet Session 2019: Impact of the Amended Acts”
2019/09/21ARTICLE “Outline of the Revised Patent Law: The Creation of the Inspection Certificate System and Review of the Method for Calculating Compensation for Damages”
2018/07/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Entities Providing Cracked Programs Using Online Auctions”
2019/07/01ARTICLE “The e-Discovery and Information Governance Law Review – Edition 1”
2019/06/20ARTICLE “Research on Legal Effects of Elucidations of Patent Law and Other Laws of Indonesia”
2019/06/20ARTICLE “Research on Statute of Limitations for Patent Annuity Claim under Former Patent Law of Indonesia”
2019/05/01ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Rights”
2019/04/10BOOK “Explanation of Important Judicial Decisions in 2018”
2019/03/15ARTICLE “Amount of the Financial Contribution Constituted Under the Duty Drawback Scheme and Criteria for the Admissible Methodology regarding the Determination of Causation”
2019/02/20BOOK “Questions and Answers on Professional Legal Practice Relating to AI and Robots”
2019/02/10ARTICLE “Availability of Compensation Claims under Specific Representations and Warranties Clauses Based on Buyer Recognition – Tokyo District Court Decision on September 2, 2015 (the Nasuya Case)”
2019/02/01ARTICLE “Leech Sites and Blocking”
2018/10/25ARTICLE “[Feature] New Development of the Intellectual Property Systems – Focusing on Amendments to the Unfair Competition Prevention Act, the Patent Act, and the Copyright Act”
2018/10/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Subject Engaging in an Act of Infringement of the Moral Rights of an Author Caused by Retweeting”
2018/10/01ARTICLE “Enforcement of Foreign Judgments (Japan)”
2018/07/17ARTICLE “Comparative Legal Guide Japan: Intellectual Property”
2018/07/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Entities Providing Cracked Programs Using Online Auctions”
2018/06/20ARTICLE “Legal Points to Note in the Handling of Personal Data upon Utilizing Big Data”
2018/06/05ARTICLE “Dealing with Trade Issues from the Corporations’ Perspective: Excessive Tariff Imposition by Foreign Authorities and the Fundamentals of Solutions”
2018/05/10BOOK “The Business Blockchain: Practical Blockchain Business for the Planning of New Businesses and the Establishing of Companies”
2018/05/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Cases on the Infringement of Trade Secrets, Including Those Related to Public Relations”
2018/04/12ARTICLE Research on the Situation of the Enforcement of Rights in Intellectual Property Rights in Malaysia
2018/04/10BOOK “Explanation of Important Judicial Decisions in 2017”
2018/04/02ARTICLE Research on the Situation of the Enforcement of Rights in Intellectual Property Rights in Singapore”
2018/03/15BOOK “Intellectual Property Law”
2018/03/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Expressions and Ideas in Architectural Design”
2018/02/23ARTICLE “Law And Practice JAPAN”
2018/02/21ARTICLE “Law And Practice JAPAN”
2018/01/01ARTICLE “[Feature] Sports Business and Intellectual Property”
2018/01/21ARTICLE “The Latest Trends in New Types of Marks: Sound Mark Consisting only of Musical Elements Registered for the First Time”
2017/11/20ARTICLE “Consideration of Partial Design and Functional Design in ASEAN Countries”
2017/10/01ARTICLE “Enforcement of Foreign Judgments (Japan)”
2017/09/25ARTICLE “US Supreme Court Decision in Star Athletica LLC v. Varsity Brands, Inc.: The Proper Separability Test to Determine Whether an Artistic Feature Incorporated into Design of Useful Article is Eligible for Copyright Protection – Suggestions for Protection of Applied Art under Japanese Copyright Act”
2017/09/19ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Strategies for Blockchain Technologies”
2017/09/26BOOK “New Commentary on the Patent Act [Vol.1, 2 and 3]
2017/09/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Patent Invalidity Defense and the Defense of Abuse of Right”
2017/08/01ARTICLE “Feature: Modern Issues Relating to Patent Disputes”
2017/07/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Supreme Court Decision Regarding the Maxacalcitol Case”
2017/06/09ARTICLE “Amendment to introduce Broader Concept relating to Prohibition of New Matter Addition – Consideration based on IPHC Decision of August 24, 2016 (2015 (Gyo-Ke) 10245)”
2017/05/16ARTICLE “Research on the Situation of the Enforcement of Rights in Intellectual Property Rights in Indonesia”
2017/05/16ARTICLE “Research on the Situation of the Enforcement of Rights in Intellectual Property Rights in the Philippines”
2017/05/09ARTICLE “Copyright for Beginners – Introduction to Legal Precedents Giving Insights into the Borderline Between the Legality and Illegality of Copyrights: Vol. 2 Literary Works (Part 1) – Protection of Phrases Without Design Property”
2017/04/25ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Grand Panel Decision in the Intellectual Property High Court Regarding the Effects of Patent Rights Whose Terms Have Been Extended”
2017/03/25ARTICLE “Introduction for [Feature: Branding Strategies and Utilization of Trademarks]”
2017/03/25ARTICLE “[Feature: Branding Strategies and Utilization of Trademarks] New Trademarks”
2017/02/24ARTICLE “The Current Status and Issues of Fashion Design Protection under U.S. Intellectual Property Law (2)”
2017/02/22ARTICLE “Retweets and Copyrights Therein”
2017/02/07BOOK “Legal Practices on the Problems Occurring in the New Internet Era (3rd Edition)”
2017/02/01ARTICLE “Overview of Next Generation Intellectual Property System”
2017/01/25ARTICLE “The Current Status and Issues of Fashion Design Protection under U.S. Intellectual Property Law (1)”
2017/01/09ARTICLE “Key sports law cases and developments to watch in 2017 – Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Australia”
2017/01/05ARTICLE “Key sports law cases of 2016 – Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia”
2017/01/05ARTICLE “Production Committee’s Legal Work on the ’Cool Japan Strategy’ and Future Perspectives”
2017/01/01ARTICLE “Interview with a Business Lawyer: How to Win a Case – Matters Which Responsible Persons Should Engage in – In Light of Recent Professional Practices Regarding Civil Litigation”
2016/12/27ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Implementation of Use Inventions Relating to Dosage and Administration”
2016/12/13ARTICLE “Applied Art (1) Dolls – Furby Case: Appeal Trials”
2016/11/01ARTICLE “Overview of ‘The Committee to Review Next Generation Intellectual Property System’ Report and ‘Intellectual Property Strategic Program 2016’”
2016/11/01ARTICLE “Introduction of Flexible Limitations on Copyright and the Impact on innovation”
2016/11/01ARTICLE “Posting Images of Works of Art in Auction Catalogues”“Introducing the Feature”
2016/09/25ARTICLE “Patent Infringement under the Doctrine of Equivalents in the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Fields (Intellectual Property High Court’s Grand Panel Decision on March 25, 2016 for Case No. 2015 (ne) 10014, regarding the manufacturing process of maxacalcitol preparations, etc.)”
2016/09/01BOOK “Comprehensive List of Intellectual Property Legal Precedents 2014 Vol.2”
2016/09/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Effects of Patent Rights Whose Terms Have Been Extended”
2016/08/10ARTICLE “Updates on Recent Legal Practices in Myanmar: Necessary Measures for Companies in the Event of Unauthorized Use of Their Trademarks – An Overview of the Systems Regarding Intellectual Property in Myanmar”
ARTICLE “BREXIT – the UK’s Exit from the EU”
2016/08/01BOOK “Comprehensive List of Intellectual Property Legal Precedents 2014 Vol.1”
2016/08/01ARTICLE “Professional Practice and Issues Regarding Systems for Intellectual Property Rights in India: First Exercise of Compulsory License in India and Thereafter”
2016/07/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Requirements for Equivalents”
2016/07/01BOOK “ANDA Litigation: Strategies and Tactics for Pharmaceutical Patent Litigators, Second Edition”
2016/05/27BOOK “Professional Practice Regarding Intellectual Property Due Diligence Leading to Successful M&A [3rd Edition]”
2016/05/25ARTICLE “Partial Amendment to Guidelines for the Use of Intellectual Property (Changes from the Original Draft to the Final Draft and Their Effects on Professional Practice)”
2016/05/24ARTICLE “Survey of Legal Trends in Major Countries in ASEAN”
2016/05/01BOOK “The Extra Edition of Jurist: Carefully Selected Precedents in the Field of Corporate Crimes and Compliance”
2015/05/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Displaying Goods at Exhibitions and Regulations on Imitating the Configuration of Goods”
2016/04/30ARTICLE “Sports Law (Part 2): What is Ambush Marketing? – ‘Free Riding Businesses’ Which Has Been Controversial in Relation to the Olympic Games”
2016/04/29ARTICLE “Sports Law (Part 1): The Real World of Soccer as Seen by a Japanese Attorney Who Experienced Europe”
2016/04/01ARTICLE “[Analysis of the Current Intellectual Property Rights Situation in Various Countries Vol.1] Analysis of the Current Intellectual Property Rights Situation in Indonesia”
2016/04/01ARTICLE “[Analysis of the Current Intellectual Property Rights Situation in Various Countries Vol.1] Professional Practices Regarding Intellectual Property Systems in India Which Japanese Enterprises Should Note under the Modi Administration”
2016/03/24ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 13) The Judgement of India’s Supreme Court Which Granted an Interlocutory Injunction against Passing off”
2015/03/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Final Appellate Instance of the Avastin (Bevacizumab) Case”
2016/02/16ARTICLE “Efficient Measures for E-Discovery Vol.3”
2016/02/15ARTICLE “Information Governance for Globalizing Japanese Enterprises”
2016/01/27BOOK “Trade Secret Protection: A Global Guide”
2016/01/25BOOK “Legal Consultation on Copyrights Part II”
2016/01/05ARTICLE “Efficient Measures for E-Discovery”
2015/12/25ARTICLE “Current Examination of Applications for Non-Traditional Marks”
2015/12/24ARTICLE “Special Feature: Trends and Issues in Intellectual Property Legislation ‘The Intent of the Project’”
2015/12/21ARTICLE “Recent Trends of Three-dimensional Trademarks in Japan” and “Recent IP High Court Decisions-IP High Court and District Court Cases in 2014 where Similarity between the Marks Was Discussed”
2015/12/20ARTICLE “Review of the Right of Publication after the Amendment to the Copyright Act in 2014 and Consideration Regarding Legal Practice under the Enforcement”
2015/12/17BOOK “Commentaries on the Copyright Act Vol.2 [Second Edition]” (This book consists of three volumes.)
2015/12/17BOOK “Commentaries on the Copyright Act Vol.3 [Second Edition]” (This book consists of three volumes.)
2015/12/17BOOK “Commentaries on the Copyright Act Vol.1 [Second Edition]” (This book consists of three volumes.)
2015/12/08ARTICLE “Record of a Lecture: Penal Provisions under the Copyright Act”
2015/11/30BOOK “Overview of the Copyright Act [16th Edition]”
2015/10/30ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Principle of Focusing on Actual Plants in the Plant Variety Protection and Seeds Act”
2015/10/02ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 12) The Supreme Court’s Judgment on the Jurisdiction of Intellectual Property Litigation in India”
2015/10/01ARTICLE “Special Feature: Social Trends Surrounding Intellectual Property Disputes – Latest Situations Inside and Outside the Country”
2015/09/29ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Cancellation and Invalidation of Decisions to Grant Patents”
2015/09/29ARTICLE “Japan Business Review Updated – Trademark Law Update 2015”
2015/07/10 ARTICLE “When Do Rights of Publicity Trump Freedom of Expression?:Based on Recent Court Decisions Related to Video Games in the United States”
2015/06/09ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 11) ‘Regulations Regarding Information Technology in India – Focusing on Regulations for the Protection of Personal Information’”
2015/06/01ARTICLE “How to Ensure Your Company’s Superiority amid the Diversification of Players and Rapid Globalization through the Utilization of Patents”
2015/06/12BOOK “Finding its wings – Intellectual Property in the 21st Century – A Collection of Papers in Commemoration of Attorney Nobuhiro Nakayama’s 70th Birthday”
2015/05/15ARTICLE “The Selection of Governing Law and Dispute Resolution Clauses in Cross-border Agreements – Non-disclosure Agreements in Focus”
2014/04/28BOOK “Iwanami Lectures: The Dynamics of Contemporary Law Part 4; Changes in the International Community and the Law”
2015/04/15ARTICLE “How IP Utilization by Japanese Corporations is Viewed from Outside Japan”
2015/04/01ARTICLE “Judgment Standards for the Copyrightability of Maps and Whether or Not Torts Are Constituted in Cases of Business Interference – ‘The Edo-Meiji Tokyo Superimposed Map’ Case”
2015/3/27ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Breeder’s Right and the Description of Characteristics in Variety Registration“
2015/03/12ARTICLE “Recent Important Court/TTAB Decisions regarding Trademark Dilution Revision Act”
2015/02/13ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 10): ‘The Employee Invention System in India – Taking into Consideration Recent Judgments of the Bombay High Court’”
2015/02/06BOOK “Reading of U.S. Supreme Court Cases: Commentary on Intellectual Property and Business Cases in the 21st Century [IIP Collection of Research Papers: Issue 13]”
2015/01/01ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] The Copyrightability of Fashion Shows and the Applicability of the ‘Live Performance Standard’”
2015/01/01ARTICLE “Feature Article: Review on Grand Panel Cases in the Intellectual Property High Court – on the Occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Grand Panel System”
2014/12/19ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 9) ‘The Judgment of the Delhi High Court Concerning Jurisdiction in Internet Transaction Cases’”
2014/12/01ARTICLE “Overview of the Law Partly Amending the Copyright Act (the 2014 Amendment)”
2014/11/26ARTICLE “[Early Spring Project] 2014 in Review; 10 Important Court Precedents for Business”
2014/11/25ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Request for Amendment Procedures Based on the Inventor’s Moral Right”
2014/11/21ARTICLE “Overview of the Law Partly Amending the Copyright Act (the 2014 Amendment)”
2014/10/23ARTICLE “Trademark Law Update 2014”
2014/11/1ARTICLE “Should Cooperation with Hardware Be Required for Each Step in Computer-related Inventions? – Reconsideration of the Requirement for Use of the Law of Nature”
2014/10/31ARTICLE “Investigation into the Trademark Registration of Japanese Geographical Names in Major ASEAN Countries”
2014/10/28ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] Resemblance of 3D Trademarks to Registered Trademarks”
2014/10/17ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 8): ‘Judgment of the Bombay High Court Concerning the Exercise of Compulsory Licenses’”
2014/09/26ARTICLE “[IP Judgment Flash Report] ‘Exploiting a Patented Invention’ under Article of the Patent Act”
2014/08/28ARTICLE “Suite à la réforme de son règlement d’arbitrage, l’Association Japonaise d’Arbitrage Commercial devient plus attractive”
2014/08/20ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 7): ‘Copyright and its Fair Use in India”
2014/07/11ARTICLE “Protection of Trade Name in Asian Countries (Vol.3) (Final Edition)”
2014/06/24ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 6): ‘The Current Status and Agenda Regarding the Protection of Trade Secrets in India”
2014/06/12ARTICLE “Protection of Trade Name in Asian Countries (Vol.2)”
2014/06/01ARTICLE “Appeal against Decision to Grant a Patent on Procedural Grounds”
2014/06/01ARTICLE “Some practical tips for non-Japanese trade mark applicants seeking to protect trade marks in Japan using the Madrid Protocol”
2014/05/14ARTICLE “Protection of Trade Name in Asian Nations (Part 1)”
2014/04/01ARTICLE “Recent IP High Court Decisions and JPO Appeal/Trial Board Decisions including Opposition Decisions”
2014/04/30ARTICLE “Research on the Costs and Time Required for the Registration of Industrial Property Rights in ASEAN Member Countries”
2014/04/25ARTICLE “Application of Patent Law Article 102 Paragraph 2 in In Execution of Patent Owner’s Right”
2014/04/24ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 5) ‘Decision by the Competition Commission of India Regarding Standard Essential Patents’”
2014/04/21BOOK “Effective for Practice: Selection of Intellectual Property Precedents”
2014/04/18ARTICLE “Research on Cost and Period for Establishment of Right in Various ASEAN Countries”
2014/04/15ARTICLE “Sports and Intellectual Property – Focusing on Olympic Marketing”
2014/03/28ARTICLE “Inspection Duty of Import Distributors”
2014/02/14ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 4) ‘First Patent Infringement Lawsuit in India Regarding Medical Substance Patent’”
2013/12/20ARTICLE “Investigation Procedure and Quasi-appeal”
2014/01/01ARTICLE “Installation of Structures in the Garden”
2013/12/20ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 3) ‘Indian Supreme Court Judgment on Novartis Medicine Patent (Part Two)’”
2013/11/01ARTICLE “Amount of Damages due to Publicity Infringement”
2013/10/22ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol. 2) ‘Indian Supreme Court Judgment on Novartis Medicine Patent (Part One)’”
2013/12/21ARTICLE “Cost Analysis of Dispute Resolution for Risk Judgment (Vol.4): ‘Similar Products’”
2013/10/01ARTICLE “Considerations on Claiming the Application of Article 94 Clause 2 and Article 110 of the Civil Code by Analogical Inference in Lawsuits”
2013/07/20BOOK “The Copyrights Act in the Cloud Age – Significant Changes in Global Situation”
2013/09/30BOOK “Theory and Issues on Competition Laws – Frontiers of the Antimonopoly Act and Intellectual Property Law – Commemorating 70th Birthday of Professor Akira Negishi”
2013/10/01ARTICLE “Infringement of Author’s Honor and Reputation”
2013/09/26BOOK “Specialized Lawsuit Lecture (Vol. 7): Corporate Lawsuits –Litigation, Non-contentious Case, Provisional Injunction”
2013/09/01ARTICLE “Aim for Intellectual Property Policies and Rules of General Law”
2013/08/21ARTICLE “Intellectual Property Practice in India (Vol.1) ‘Decision by the Intellectual Property Appellate Board in India with regard to Exercising of Compulsory License’”
2013/09/01ARTICLE “Special Feature Article: Trends in Enforcement of Standard Essential Patent”
2013/08/01ARTICLE “Tokyo District Court Decision on Pioglitazone Patent Lawsuit”
2013/04/05BOOK “Professional Practice Regarding Intellectual Property Due Diligence Leading to Successful M&A [2nd Edition]”
2013/04/05BOOK The Practice of Intellectual Due Diligence Leading to Successful M&As (2nd Edition)
2012/10ARTICLE An article written by Attorney Hiroshi Nemoto was published in the October 2012 issue of Jurist.
2012/02/01BOOK “The Professional Practice of a Civil Litigation Representative [I] Filing an Action”
2011/04/26BOOK “A New Annotated Guide to the Patent Act” (Volumes One and Two)
2010/05/24BOOK “A Professional Dictionary of Intellectual Property Terms (Chiteki-zaisan Purofesshionaru Yogo Jiten)”
2009/12/15ARTICLE “Interpretation of Sound Recording Right Assignment Agreement (1) (The Heat Wave Case)”
2002/12/19BOOK “Detailed Commentary on the Nakamura Case”
2002/11/18BOOK “The Truth of the Nakamura Case”