TAKASHI UMEZAWA, a patent attorney of JPAA, the founder of this firm is responsible for the IP protection in Japan. His technical background is:
electrical engineering, physics, and software engineering.
His total years of IP experience is: about 20 years.
Please refer to profile page.
His working experience includes not only prosecution of patents, but prosecution of tradamarks and in-house IP counsels.
Schedule of fees
Filing of a patent application in Japan (JP yen) , $1=125yen (2015.8)
+30 yen/word (translation, from English to JP)
+3,000 yen/figures (drawing, if translation is necessary)
+20,000 (request for exam)
15,000(filing)+106,000- (request for exam)
Regarding other general issues, we charge 20,000 yen/hour
Total Model fee:
350,000 yen (filing)+150,000 yen (request for exam)