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Schedule of Charges

Effective from 01 April 2014

Trademarks

 

[Basic procedures]

 

A. Japan National Trademarks

 

 

  Official Fees (yen) Our Charge (yen)
Application    
Filing an Application in a single class \12,000 \60,000
Each additional class \8,600 \40,000
Filing an Application for defensive mark registration in a single class \24,000 \60,000
Each additional class \17,200 \40,000
Claiming Convention Priority   \11,000~
Examination    
Preparing and filing an Argument   \60,000~
Preparing and filing an Amendment   \60,000~
Registration Fees    
Final payment for the registration in a single class, including forwarding Certificate of Registration \37,600 \30,000
Each additional class \37,600 \10,000
Search    
Conducting search for word mark (per one mark / similar goods and services)   \25,000
Conducting search for device mark
(per one mark / similar goods and services)
  \50,000
Renewal    
Renewal of Registration in a single class \48,500 \40,000
Each additional class \48,500 \30,000
Reclassification of Goods and Class   \35,000
Miscellaneous (Copies, postage, facsimile, etc.)    
    Charged by actual cost

 

B. International Trademark Registration designating Japan

 

Our Charge (yen)

Examination   In case examiner shows examples of amendment*
Receiving Notification of Provisional Refusal, entry of our firm as address for service, opening our file, entering into our records \20,000 \20,000
Preparing and filing an Amendment \50,000 \40,000
Preparing and filing an Argument
(If necessary)
\80,000~ \20,000
Registration  
Receiving and reporting Decision to Grant, forwarding Certificate of Registration \20,000
Miscellaneous (Copies, postage, facsimile, etc.) Charged by
actual cost

*In case examiner shows examples of amendment, and the goods and services are amended/limited to the examiner's suggestion without any change

NOTE: The above-listed charges do not include consumption tax.
The above-listed charges may be subject to the change depending on the exchange rates.
Extra fee may be charged for urgent work.

[Basic procedures to be followed up to the stage of obtaining the registration certificate]

1 Information with regard to Representation of the mark, Goods and/or services (in International Class) to be designated, and Name & Address of the applicant

2 Power of Attorney duly executed by the applicant

3 If a priority is claimed

A Details of the application based on which the priority is claimed, such as the application number, filing date, class(es) and designated goods / services