2015 AIPLA & JIPA Joint Meeting
On April 22, 2015, JIPA had an annual meeting to exchange Opinions & Information with AIPLA IP Practice in Japan Committee at the Tokyo office. AIPLA°«s 17 members including President Ms. Sharon Israel came to JIPA, and JIPA°«s 24 members including Ex-President Mr. Okunura and Mr. Ueno, Vice-President Mr. Suzuki and Executive Managing Director Mr. Kuji took part in the meeting.
At the meeting, AIPLA gave 4 presentations °»Update on Subject Matter Eligibility
of Computer Implemented Inventions°…, °»Disputes and Developments in SEP
Licensing: The Past, Present, and Future of F/RAND°…, °»Inequitable Conduct:
Update°…, and °»U.S. Legislative Update°… . On the other hand, JIPA introduced
ment of Article 35(employee invention) of the Japanese Patent Act°… and °»Study of unity of invention°….
Having lively Q&A on each theme, the meeting came to be very fruitful.