Japan (JP)

General Information


TreatyEntry into Force
Madrid ProtocolMarch 14, 2000


Declarations made by Contracting Parties

Extension of the refusal period to 18 months Article 5(2)(b) of the Protocol
Charge individual fee (see list of fees and WIPO fee calculator) Article 8(7)(a) of the Protocol
Recording of licenses provided for in the domestic law, but recording of licenses in the International Register has no effect Rule 20bis(6)(b)
Individual fee payable in two parts Rule 34(3)(a)

National/Regional Legislation

Trademark Law (Law No. 127 of April 13, 1959).

Last updated on: November 22, 2013