Standard Charge Schedule
(As of April 1, 2004)
Our standard charges and official fees in 2004 are shown below.
All fees may be paid in eqivalent U.S. dollers.
If you need further information, please contact us.

Patent
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Filing patent application (in minimum) 138.000 16.000
Filing PCT national documents 138.000 16.000
Claiming priority 10.000 -
Translation from English to Japanese (per 100 English words) 3.000 -
Request for examination of patent application (1 claim) 11.000 172.600
Request for expedited examination based on foreign filing 128.000 -
Preparing comment on office action (in minimum) 32.000 -
Filing argument (in minimum) 32.000 -
Filing amendment (in minimum) 16.000 -
Request for extension of period for response 10.000 2.100
Interview with examiner 52.000 -
Prior art search (1 day) 60.000 -
Providing prior art references 136.000 -


Utility Model
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Filing utility model application (in minimum) 104.000 38.900
Converting patent application to utility model application 86.000 38.900
Filing amendment to utility model registration (in minimum) 32.000 1.400


Design
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Filing design application 72.000 16.000
Request for expedited examination based on foreign filing 128.000 -
Preparing comment on office action (in minimum) 24.000 -
Filing argument (in minimum) 24.000 -
Filing amendment (in minimum) 16.000 -
Request for extension of period for response 10.000 2.100


Trademark
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Filing trademark application (1 class) 72.000 21.000
Filing defensive mark application (1 class) 72.000 42.000
Request for renewal of trademark registration 32.000 -
Preparing comment on office action (in minimum) 16.000 -
Filing argument (in minimum) 24.000 -
Filing amendment (in minimum) 16.000 -
Request for extension of period for response 10.000 2.100
Presentation ofinformation on unregistrability 128.000 -
Non-use cancellation action (1 class) 96.000 55.000


Copyright
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Application for registration of first publication date 96.000 3.000
Application for registration of assignment 96.000 18.000
Application for registration of publication right 108.000 30.000
Application for registration of computer program 144.000 33.000


Integrated Circuit Layout
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Application for right of use of integrated circuit layout 144.000 90.600


Seed and Seedling
Attorney's Fee
(yen)
Official Fee
(yen)
Application for registration of breed of seed and seedling 240.000 47.200
Preparing comment on office action (in minimum) 16.000 -
Filing argument (in minimum) 24.000 -
Filing amendment (in minimum) 16.000 -







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