Nakamura & Partners

Japan

Analysis

Overview

Outstanding IP boutique firm Nakamura & Partners is intimately familiar with application procedures for patents, design registrations and trademark registrations, demands for appeals and various other steps and procedures taken before the Japan Patent Office. The firm is particularly renowned for its patent contentious capability as well as IP transactions and unfair competition work. Its industry expertise includes TMT, high-tech electronic, chemical and manufacturing. Kazuhiko Yoshida is a key practitioner.

Intellectual property

Work highlights 

Advised and represented Ono Pharmaceutical in a case regarding the transfer of the registration of partial ownership of a patent. 

Advised and represented Sony in a case of seeking remuneration for an employee invention.