Services

Services

GPOJ Patent Firm minimizes the time charge system and sets fixed rates
for each service item to provide transparency and predictability.

PATENT APPLICATION UTILITY MODEL APPLICATION
DESIGN PATENT APPLICATION TRADEMARK APPLICATION

PATENT APPLICATION

Filing
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Secondary Filing Japanese Patent Application in Japanese
(Paris Route)
900 USD 14000
Secondary Filing Japanese Patent Application in Foreign Language
(Paris Route)
750 USD 22000
Secondary PCT Filing Japanese Patent Application 750 USD 14000
Filing Divisional Patent Application in Japanese 500 USD 14000
Filing Divisional Patent Application in Foreign Language 600 USD 22000
Translation of Patent Application from English to Japanese
(per English word)
25 JPY  
Examination Request
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Request for Examination (Basic Fee)
(filed before March 31, 2019)
100 USD 118000
Request for Examination (Basic Fee)
(filed after April 1, 2019)
100 USD 138000
Additional Fee per each Claim   4000
Filing Preliminary Amendment (Up to 20 Claims) 400 USD  
Additional Fee per each 10 Claims 100 USD  
Request for Accelerated Examination 100 USD  
Explanation as to Circumstances
Concerning Accelerated Examination
300 USD  
Office Action
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Filing an Amendment and Argument in response to an Office Action
(Substantial)
1,800 USD  
Filing an Amendment and Argument in response to an Office Action
(Formality)
800 USD  
Request for Extension of Term*
2 Month Extension 100 USD 2,100
3 Month Extension 100 USD 4,200
Final Rejection
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Filing an Appeal 1,800 USD 49,500
Additional Fee per each Claim   5,500
Registration
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
1st to 3rd year
Basic Fee (for 1st 3 years) 450 USD 12,900
Additional Fee per each Claim   900
Annuities
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
4th to 6th year
Basic Annual Fee per year 100 USD 10,300
Additional Fee for each claim (per year)   800
7th to 9th year
Basic Annual Fee per year 100 USD 24,800
Additional Fee for each Claim (per year)   1,900
10th year to until Expiration
Basic Annual Fee per year 100 USD 59,400
Additional Fee for each Claim (per year)   4,600

UTILITY MODEL APPLICATION

Filing
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Secondary Filing a Japanese Utility Model Application 750 USD 14,000
Registration Fee for first 3 years 100 USD 6,300
Additional Fee per each Claim   300
Translation from English to Japanese
(per English word)
25 JPY  
Preparation of Japanese Drawings
(per page)
20 USD  
Annuities
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
4th to 6th year
Basic Annual Fee per year 100 USD 6,100
Additional Fee for each claim (per year)   300
7th to 10th year
Basic Annual Fee per year 100 USD 18,100
Additional Fee for each Claim (per year)   900
Request for Search Report
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Basic Charge 300 USD 42,000
Additional Fee per each Claim   1,000

DESIGN PATENT APPLICATION

Filing
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Filing a Japanese Design Application 750 USD 16,000
Translation from English to Japanese
(per English word)
25 JPY  
Responding to an Office Action
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Submitting an Amendment and Argument in response to an Office Action
(Substantial)
1,200 USD  
Submitting an Amendment and Argument in response to an Office Action
(Formality)
400 USD  
One Month Extension 100 USD 2,100
Registration
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Basic fee for the 1st to 3rd year 300 USD 25,500
Annuities
  Attorney’s Fee
(USD/JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
4th to 10th year (per year) 100 USD 16,900
11th year to until Expiration (per year) 100 USD 33,800

TRADEMARK APPLICATION

Filing
  Attorney’s Fee
(JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Filing a Japanese trademark application 30,000+20,000 per
classification
3,400+8,600 per
classification
Responding to an Office Action
  Attorney’s Fee
(JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Filing an Amendment and Argument in
response to an Office Action
50,000  
Registration
  Attorney’s Fee
(JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Registration fee by lump sum payment 20,000+10,000 per
classification
32,900 per
classification
Payment of registration fee by installments 20,000+10,000 per
classification
17,200 per
classification
Renewal
  Attorney’s Fee
(JPY)
Official Fee
(JPY)
Registration fee by lump sum payment 40,000 43,600 per
classification
Payment of registration fee by installments 30,000(1st term)
20,000(2nd term)
22,800 per
classification

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