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2019
  • Title
    Enforcement of Medical Use Patents in Japan –its characteristics and issues
    Speaker

    Shimako Kato

    Date
    2019.10.23
    Place
    Dusseldorf
    Host/Sponsor
    German-Japanese Associates of Jurists
  • Title
    Issues on IP regarding AI, based on Contract Guidelines on Utilization of AI and Data in Japan
    Speaker

    Shoichiro Kajinami

    Date
    2019.10.22
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    The Supreme Court Decision on Inventive Step
    Speaker

    Hirokazu Honda

     

    Date
    2019.10.22
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    【LESI Annual Conference】Litigation and Licensing in the new European Landscape - Japanese Business Perspective -
    Speaker

    Naho Ebata

    Date
    2019.05.27
    Place
    Yokohama
    Host/Sponsor
    LESI
  • Title
    【AIPLA 2019 Spring Meeting】Overview of Patent Litigation in Japan
    Speaker

    Shoichiro Kajinami

    Date
    2019.05.16
    Place
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    【27th Annual Fordham IP Conference】Reasonable Protection of Antibody Patents – The Right Balance between Patentees and Competitors
    Speaker

    Shimako Kato

    Date
    2019.04.25
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University
  • Title
    Reconsideration of IP Dispute Resolution System in Japan – Introducing a New Evidence Collection Procedure
    Speaker

    Kaoru Kuroda

    Date
    2019.01.30
    Place
    Tampa, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    Interpretation of Functional Claim – Antibody Invention Case – Is it Different from that for Mechanical or Electronic Invention?
    Speaker

    Sumiko Kobayashi

    Date
    2019.01.30
    Place
    Tampa, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
2018
  • Title
    Mock International Arbitration - Toward Early Dispute Resolution of Standard Essential Patents (SEPs) in the 5G Era -
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama Shimako Kato Kaoru Kuroda (Speakers)
    Date
    June 29, 2018
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Patent Office
  • Title
    Doctrine of Patent Exhaustion in Japan
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    April 5 & 6, 2018
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University
  • Title
    JPO Update: Guidelines for SEP; Extension of Grace Period; Discount of Filing fee for SME
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 24, 2018
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
2017
  • Title
    Japanese Perspective on the Issue of Damages and Proving Patent Infringement in light of 'Halo Electronics v. Pulse Electronics'
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    November 5, 2017
    Place
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Host/Sponsor
    APAA
  • Title
    What's the Technical Problem
    Speaker
    Nobushige Furuhashi
    Date
    October 17, 2017
    Place
    Sydney
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPPI
  • Title
    Latest Developments in Inventive Step in Japan and Case Law
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    June 13 & 15, 2017
    Place
    Munich The Hague
    Host/Sponsor
    European Patent Office
  • Title
    Doctrine of Equivalents and Prosecution History Estoppel in Europe Patent Potpourri
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    April 20・21, 2017
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University
  • Title
    Latest Developments in Patent Litigation in Japan - Important Court Decisions for Exercising Patent Rights in Japan-
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Feb. 7 & 9, 2017
    Place
    Seattle, Washington Palo Alto, California
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Patent Attorneys Association
  • Title
    Cases of Clarity Requirement of PBP Claims after the Supreme Court Decision
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Feb. 1, 2017
    Place
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI
  • Title
    PARODY: PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 31, 2017
    Place
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI
  • Title
    Decision on Scope of Extended Patent Right by District Court & Grand Panel in IP High Court
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 31, 2017
    Place
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI
2016
  • Title
    Decisions & Discussions on Order to Produce Documents in Patent Litigation
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    October 25, 2016
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    Group Work: Drafting Patent Claims (2016 JAUIP Summer IP Seminar –Practitioner Course-)
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    August 30, 2016
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    IP Graduate School Union (JAUIP)
  • Title
    Latest Developments in Patent litigation in Japan -with a specific focus on the doctrine of equivalents-
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    June 28, 2016
    Place
    Munich
    Host/Sponsor
    German-Japanese Associates of Jurists
  • Title
    Corporate Reorganization for the Japan Airlines, Co.
    Speaker
    Hideto Sasaki
    Date
    June 5, 2016
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    International Insolvency Institute
  • Title
    Priority System in Japan -What US applicants should know when claiming priority in Japan?-
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    May 19, 2016
    Place
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    United States/Japan Patent Symposium -II. Views from the Administrative Trial Perspective-
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    May 13, 2016
    Place
    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    The Giles S. Rich American Inns of Court
  • Title
    ""Overcoming Difficult Inventive Step Objections""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    April 15, 2016
    Place
    Gold Coast
    Host/Sponsor
    IPTA
  • Title
    ""Paying the Piper: Fee Shifting in IP Litigation outside the U.S.""
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Jan. 30, 2016
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""How Different or Similar? –Japanese Patent Litigation in Major Asian Countries""
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Jan. 26, 2016
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Recent Supreme Court Decisions on Product-by-Process Claim""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Jan. 26, 2016
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
2015
  • Title
    ""JP Supreme Court (Nov. 17, 2015) Patent Term Extension based on Second Marketing Approval""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 26, 2016
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""New Employee Invention System and Guidelines therefor in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 26, 2016
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Double jeopardy: policy-based examination of patent validity""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Oct. 13, 2015
    Place
    Rio de Janeiro
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPPI
  • Title
    ""Patentable Subject Matter in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    April 20, 2015
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    LES Japan/AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Medical Use Patent in Japan-Tips for Obtaining and Enforcing Patent""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    April 8-9, 2015
    Place
    Cambridge
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham IP Conference
  • Title
    ""New Types of Trademarks in Japan""
    Speaker
    Yasuhito Suzuki
    Date
    March 2, 2015
    Place
    Jakarta
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Patent Attorneys Association
  • Title
    ""New Scheme of Employee Invention System in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan 27, 2015
    Place
    Orlando, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Road to Reform on Protection & Utilization of Trade Secret""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan 27, 2015
    Place
    Orlando, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Trends Relating to Patent Infringement Litigation in Japan: Five Good Reasons to File Lawsuits in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Jan 27, 2015
    Place
    Orlando, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Recent Decision(s) Relating to Employee Inventions""
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Jan 27, 2015
    Place
    Orlando, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
2014
  • Title
    ""Royalty Amount in FRAND: IP High Court Grand Panel Decision""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    October 21, 2014
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Situation of the criteria for the patentable subject matter in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    April 25, 2014
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University
  • Title
    ""IDEA as to HOW TO DEAL WITH THE ROYALTY already paid from perspective in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    March. 28, 2014
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    LES US/Canada
  • Title
    ""Patent Exhaustion in Japan""
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Jan. 28, 2014
    Place
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""JASRAC & FTC""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 28, 2014
    Place
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""TPP Recent Development""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 28, 2014
    Place
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
2013
  • Title
    Battles Over Standards for Finding Inventive Step -On Which Points Do the IP High Court and JPO Emphasize?-
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Aug. 3, 2013
    Place
    Seoul
    Host/Sponsor
    APAA Korea Group
  • Title
    FRAND Defense Case in Japan -Comparison with Korean Case-
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Jul. 26-27, 2013
    Place
    Seattle, Washington
    Host/Sponsor
    University of Washington
  • Title
    ""How Much is Enough? Patentable Utility of Biopharmaceutical Inventions""
    Speaker
    Takashi Fujita
    Date
    Apr. 22-25, 2013
    Place
    Chicago, Illinois
    Host/Sponsor
    Biotechnology Industry Organization
  • Title
    ""Indirect Infringement of Patent for Combination of Drugs (part 2)""
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Apr. 10, 2013
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI
  • Title
    ""Amendment to Patent Act in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Apr. 10, 2013
    Place
    Rio de Janeiro
    Host/Sponsor
    LESI
  • Title
    ""Japanese View about Subject Matter Eligibility of Gene Patents –Should the bar be raised?-""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Apr. 4-5, 2013
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University
  • Title
    ""Trademark Issues over the Internet""
    Speaker
    Yasuhito Suzuki
    Date
    Mar. 5, 2013
    Place
    Bangkok
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Patent Attorneys Association
  • Title
    ""Indirect Infringement of Patent for Combination of Drugs""
    Speaker
    Kaoru Kuroda
    Date
    Jan. 29-30, 2013
    Place
    Tampa, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI
2012
  • Title
    ""Has Japan become a patentee-friendly forum?""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Oct. 23, 2012
    Place
    Munich
    Host/Sponsor
    German-Japanese Associates of Jurists
  • Title
    ""Practical Implication of Enactment of Reformed Patent Laws/Regulations in the U.S., Europe and Japan·Amendment to Patent Action in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 14-17, 2012
    Place
    Toronto
    Host/Sponsor
    LES
  • Title
    ""US Counsel Alert! Recent Developments in IP Law in Japan""
    Speaker
    Mami Hino
    Date
    May. 11, 2012
    Place
    Austin, Texas
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Has Japan Become a Patentee-friendly Forum? –Recent Patent Infringement Cases in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Apr. 12-13, 2012
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University
  • Title
    ""Amendment to Patent Act in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Apr. 2, 2012
    Place
    Auckland
    Host/Sponsor
    LES
  • Title
    ""Finding of Invention Disclosed in Cited Prior Art in Finding Non-Inventive Step""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 23, 2012
    Place
    Las Vegas,Nevada
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
2011
  • Title
    ""Amendment to Patent Act in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 18, 2011
    Place
    San Diego, California
    Host/Sponsor
    LES
2010
  • Title
    ""Statistical Trend in 2010 & 2011 on Patent Infringement Litigation –JP District Courts""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Sep. 7, 2011
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI Japan Japan Federation of Bar Associations
  • Title
    ""Japanese IP Reform 2011""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Sep. 6, 2011
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA Japan Patent Attorneys Association
  • Title
    ""Obviousness and the Role of Secondary Considerations in Deciding Obviousness""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    May. 23-25, 2011
    Place
    Brussels
    Host/Sponsor
    IPO
  • Title
    ""IP Prosecution and Enforcement in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    May. 4, 2011
    Place
    Hamburg
    Host/Sponsor
    German-Japanese Association of Jurists
  • Title
    ""Recent Developments in Inventiveness in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Apr. 28-29, 2011
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University School of Law
  • Title
    ""New Types of Trademarks in Japan""
    Speaker
    Yasuhito Suzuki
    Date
    Mar. 2, 2011
    Place
    Manila
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Patent Attorneys Association
  • Title
    ""Double Track in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Feb. 2, 2011
    Place
    Orlando, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA, Japan Study Group AIPPI Japan, etc.
  • Title
    ""Double Track in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 7, 2011
    Place
    Singapore
    Host/Sponsor
    Global Forum of Intellectual Property
  • Title
    ""Intellectual Property System -General and Specifics-""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Dec. 27, 2010
    Place
    Beijing
    Host/Sponsor
    Renmin University
  • Title
    ""Arbitration workshop (including arbitration in Japan)""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Sep. 9, 2010
    Place
    Munich
    Host/Sponsor
    FICPI
  • Title
    ""Most Recent Cases Affecting Trademark Licensing""
    Speaker
    Yasuhito Suzuki
    Date
    Jun. 6-8, 2010
    Place
    Budapest
    Host/Sponsor
    LES
  • Title
    ""Die Erfinderische Tätigkeit in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    May. 6-7, 2010
    Place
    Rostock-Warnemünde
    Host/Sponsor
    VPP
  • Title
    ""Patent Term Extension in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Apr. 12, 2010
    Place
    Sandton / Johannesburg
    Host/Sponsor
    LESI
  • Title
    ""Development in Description Requirement in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Apr. 8-9, 2010
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University School of Law
  • Title
    ""Successful Action against Generic: Injunctions, Damages & Prior User Right""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 26, 2010
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI Japan
  • Title
    ""Ease of Invention""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 26, 2010
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA AIPPI Japan
2009
  • Title
    ""International Patent Exhaustion in the Wake of Quanta v. LG: The Global Impact on Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Transactions""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 19, 2009
    Place
    San Francisco, California
    Host/Sponsor
    LES(USA & Canada)
  • Title
    ""Japan Patent Reform -Report on JPO Commissioner's Study Group""
    Speaker
    Masahiro Otsuki
    Date
    Oct. 13, 2009
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Selection Invention -A View From the Japanese Case Law-""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Oct. 10-15, 2009
    Place
    Buenos Aires
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPPI
  • Title
    ""Patent Litigation in Japan From an Attorney’s Point of View""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Sep. 23, 2009
    Place
    München
    Host/Sponsor
    DJJV JIPA JPAA AIPPI Japan
  • Title
    ""Doctrine of Equivalents in Japan Perspective from Attorney""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Jul. 24.25,2009
    Place
    Seattle, Washington
    Host/Sponsor
    University of Washington School of Law
  • Title
    ""Licensing Opportunities in Environmental Technologies - How to Cope with Global Warming""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi (moderator and speaker)
    Date
    Jun. 10,2009
    Place
    Manila
    Host/Sponsor
    LESI, Chemical, Energy and Environment Committee
  • Title
    ""Recent Decisions Regarding Pharmaceutical Patents in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Apr. 15.16, 2009
    Place
    Cambridge
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University School of Law
  • Title
    ""Proof Issues under the Japanese Patent Litigation""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Apr. 15.16, 2009
    Place
    Cambridge
    Host/Sponsor
    Fordham University School of Law
  • Title
    ""Case Law in Japan Rendered by IP High Court on ""Scope of Examination in Appeal from Examiner’s Rejection""""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 27, 2009
    Place
    Miami, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Discussion over Patentable Subject Matter in Japan""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Jan. 9, 2009
    Place
    Singapore
    Host/Sponsor
    IP Academy (Singapore)
2008
  • Title
    ""IP High Court Decision re Disclaimer""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Dec. 2, 2008
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    CIPA-JPAA
  • Title
    ""Possibility of Limiting Injunctive Relief Under the Japanese Law""
    Speaker
    Makoto Hattori
    Date
    Oct. 21, 2008
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""IP High Court Enlarged Panel Decision re Disclaimer""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 20, 2008
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Employee Invention in Japan""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Sep. 23, 2008
    Place
    San Diego, California
    Host/Sponsor
    IPO
  • Title
    ""Patent Remedies and Compulsory License""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Sep. 9, 2008
    Place
    Boston, Massachusetts
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPPI
  • Title
    ""Novelty of Chemical Compositions - Interpretation of Sale as Public Practice - The View from Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi (speaker)
    Date
    May. 5, 2008
    Place
    Chicago, Illinois
    Host/Sponsor
    LESI
  • Title
    ""Novelty of Chemical Compositions - Interpretation of Sale as Public Practice""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi (moderator)
    Date
    May. 5, 2008
    Place
    Chicago, Illinois
    Host/Sponsor
    LESI
  • Title
    ""Patent Exhaustion Doctrine in Japan; In the light of recent supreme court decision""
    Speaker
    Shimako Kato
    Date
    Mar. 26, 2008
    Place
    New York
    Host/Sponsor
    IP Academy (Singapore) and Fordham University School of Law
  • Title
    ""Interplay between Invalidity Defense and Possible Correction of Patent""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 22, 2008
    Place
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA, Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA) and AIPPI Japan
  • Title
    ""Update on Recent Statistics on Patent Infringement Lawsuits in Japan""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 22, 2008
    Place
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Committee of AIPLA
2007
  • Title
    ""Settlement Practice in Employee's Invention Lawsuits""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Oct. 16, 2007
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""How Pharmaceutical Makers use Trademark Law to exclude Generic Manufacturers""
    Speaker
    Makoto Hattori
    Date
    Jun. 26, 2007
    Place
    Macau
    Host/Sponsor
    Institute of European Studies of Macau
  • Title
    ""Recent Infringement Judgments - Cases in which Patentees Won!""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Apr. 18, 2007
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA/AIPPI-Japan/Japan Federation of Bar Associations
  • Title
    ""New System for Registration of Comprehensive License Agreements""
    Speaker
    Naho Ebata
    Date
    Apr. 18, 2007
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA/AIPPI-Japan/Japan Federation of Bar Associations
  • Title
    ""Double Track in Invalidity Defense & Section 104ter of JP Patent Law""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 23, 2007
    Place
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA IP Practice in Japan Committee
2006
  • Title
    ""Recent Case Law in Pharmaceutical Field""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 17, 2006
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA IP Practice inJapanCommittee
  • Title
    ""Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Pacific Rim""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Apr. 10, 2006
    Place
    Seoul
    Host/Sponsor
    LES
  • Title
    ""Divisional Application System in Japan""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Mar. 6, 2006
    Place
    Whistler
    Host/Sponsor
    PATSKI
  • Title
    ""Proposed Amendment to the Japanese Patent Law""
    Speaker
    Sumiko Kobayashi
    Date
    Jan. 31, 2006
    Place
    La Quinta, California
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA JPAA, AIPPI Japan
2005
  • Title
    ""Japanese View on Patent Reform Act 2005""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 25, 2005
    Place
    Washington D.C.
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA
  • Title
    ""Non-Conventional Marks or Trade Dress from Japan Perspective""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Sep. 8-9, 2005
    Place
    Vancouver
    Host/Sponsor
    INTA/WIPO
  • Title
    ""International Patent Disputes ""Patent Litigation in Japan""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Jun. 14, 2005
    Place
    London
    Host/Sponsor
  • Title
    ""Innovative and Strategic Use of Customs Measures for Patent Infringement""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Apr. 12, 2005
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA/AIPPI-Japan/Japan Federation of Bar Associations
  • Title
    ""Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation, The Program on Intellectual Property ""Patent Litigation in Japan and its Recent Developments""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Feb. 2005
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation
  • Title
    ""Customs Office Proceedings for Stopping Importation of Goods allegedly infringing Japanese Patents""
    Speaker
    Hirokazu Honda
    Date
    Jan. 25, 2005
    Place
    Orlando, Florida
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA MWI Pre-meeting
  • Title
    ""India IPR Delegation of 2005 with Judge Rader, Laddie and Dr.Meier-Beck ""Japan-Industry's Role in promoting a strong patent system""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Jan. 20-21, 2005
    Place
    Mumbai
    Host/Sponsor
  • Title
    ""India IPR Delegation of 2005 with Judge Rader, Laddie and Dr.Meier-Beck ""Japan-Government's Role in promoting a strong patent system""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Jan. 20-21, 2005
    Place
    New Delhi
    Host/Sponsor
2004
  • Title
    ""New measure to block patent infringing goods at the waterfront in Japan""
    Speaker
    Makoto Hattori
    Date
    Oct. 29, 2004
    Place
    Rochester, New York
    Host/Sponsor
    RIPLA
  • Title
    ""JP Pharmaceutical Patent Practices"" ""Recent Changes of Japanese IP Litigation""
    Speaker
    Hiroshi Kobayashi
    Date
    Oct. 18, 2004
    Place
    New Jersey
    Host/Sponsor
    a major pharmaceutical company
  • Title
    ""IPO Annual Meeting ""Patent Enforcement in Japan""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Sep. 13-14, 2004
    Place
    Boston, Massachusetts
    Host/Sponsor
  • Title
    ""2004 High Technology Protection Summit ""Possibility of New Forum for Patent Infringement in Japan""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Jun. 16-17, 2004
    Place
    Seattle, Washington
    Host/Sponsor
  • Title
    ""Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation, The Program on Intellectual Property ""Patent Litigation in Japan and its Recent Developments""""
    Speaker
    Eiji Katayama
    Date
    Feb. 2004
    Place
    Tokyo
    Host/Sponsor
    Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation
1994
  • Title
    Background of Japanese Patent System
    Speaker
    Megumu Kurokawa
    Date
    Jun. 20, 1994
    Place
    Arlington, Virginia
    Host/Sponsor
    AIPLA