V.O. Patents & Trademarks
V.O. supports midsized innovators, knowledge centers, multinationals, agents and tech starters worldwide. V.O. is one of the biggest European patent attorney firms, ranking consistently in the top 3, and is praised as a center of excellence.
We have been awarded and are regarded as a top-tier IP firm by the world’s leading IP media and institutions.
Japanese IP law reforms
21 January 2015
In April 2014, the Japanese Diet passed a bill into law that aims to bring the Japanese IP system into line with other jurisdictions. The new system will come into force at an as-yet unknown time in 2015.