Intellectual Property in Tokyo, Japan


With a population of 35 million, Tokyo has the largest metropolitan economy in the world. It is the gateway to the Asian markets, which have been rapidly expanding over the past few years. The protection of your intellectual property in Japan is a key success factor in Far East Asia, where the rapid expansion of high-tech industries underscores the importance of intellectual property. The basis of Tokyo’s economy is manufacturing industries, such as automobiles, computers, electronics, chemicals, and heavy industries.

Patent or trademark applications of many of Asia’s major companies are filed first in Japan. Tokyo is the source of new technologies and businesses, which strengthens Tokyo’s economic activities and stimulates and expands the Asian economies.   Our firm is located in central Tokyo, and provides international intellectual property legal services in Japan in order to develop a patent portfolio having a maximized potential value in Asia.