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TANI & ABE Patent Attorneys
TANI&ABE Patent Attorneys


We are Pursuing acquisitions and enforcement of intellectual property rights in this pro-patent era.

News & Topics
May 12, 2008 Added "Revised Japanese Patent Law"(Major Points of Revision 2006 and Revision 2008)NEW
October 12, 2007 Added "Revised Japanese Patent Law"(Brief overview of practical changes effective from April 1, 2007)
October 13, 2006 Added "Introduction of the Revised Intellectual Property Laws"
July 3, 2006 Added "Obtaining and Litigating Software and Business Method Patents in Japan"
June 2, 2006 Added "Mr. Tani will attend the Practising Law Institute's conference "Sweeping Changes for Software & Business Method Patenting & Litigation" in SanFrancisco, June 7, 2006 as a speaker"
May 23, 2006 Added "The boundary of new medicine makers and generic makers"
April 12, 2006 Added "IP Issues in Japan"
April 12, 2006 Added "Requirements for Prior Art Information Disclosure"
January 12, 2006 Added "Contact from the Examiner"
December 1, 2005 Added "New Appeal-Correction Trial system under revised Japanese Patent Law"
September 2, 2005 Added "Japanese Trademark Law"
August 9, 2005 Added "New Invalidation Trial System"
July 1, 2005 Added "Divisional applications in Japan"
April 2, 2005 Added photographs of Mr.Tani having presentation in USA.
April 1, 2005 Added "Japanese Guideline Change regarding Medical Activities"
January 5, 2005 Added "The Utility Moel Practices in Japan"

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