Before You Apply | ONDA TECHNO Intl. Patent Attys.[Japan Patent Firm] | Gifu City

Before You Apply | ONDA TECHNO Intl. Patent Attys.[Japan Patent Firm] | Gifu City

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FAQs

Japanese Design FAQs

Before You Apply

Q.When is the deadline for claiming priority under the Paris Convention?

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The deadline for claiming priority for a design application in Japan is 6 months from the filing date of the priority application.

Q.Is it possible to file a multiple design application in Japan?

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No. Each design application must relate to a single design. Multiple design applications are not allowed under Japanese design law.

Q.How long will it take from filing to receiving a certificate of registration?

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It takes about six months to register a design if there are no intervening office actions.