Japan Patent Office (JPO) →LINKS 日本語

Japan Platform for Patent Information “PAJ” Text search of English abstracts

Japan Graphic Image Park (Registered Design Search)

Examination Guidelines for Patent and Utility Model in JPO

Examination Guidelines for Trademarks in JPO

Examination guidelines for similar goods and services in JPO (corresponding to the 10th edition of the international classification)

Japanese Law Translation You may click “Industries” then fill “Patent Act”, “Utility Model”, “Design Act”, or “Trademark Act” in “Search by Title” tab. Downloadable in text, Word, PDF format etc.

類似商品・役務審査基準〔国際分類第10版対応〕10th International Classification Similar codes regarding goods and service with English translation

Intellectual Property High Court Japan

Summary of Japanese IP Cases (Searching system)

Grand Panel Cases of IP High Court Japan

Summary of Japanese court decisions (Topic style prepared by JPAA)

European Patent Office (EPO)

Espacenet-worldwide patent search (via UK Office)

European Patent Register Smart search

Guidelines for Examination in the EPO

United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Searching Full Text Patents, Advanced search (Since 1976)

Searching TIFF Image Patents, Number search (Since 1790)

Patent Application Full-Text and Image (AppFT), Advanced search

Patent Application Information Retrieval (PAIR), Public

Trademark Electronic Search System (TESS)

Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP)

Search the United States Code

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

PATENTSCOPE (Search International and National Patent Collections)

Madrid Express Database (International Trademark Search – Simple)

Goods & Services Manager

Hague Express Structured Search

Article 6ter Structured Search

Global Brand Database

Intellectual Property Digital Library (PCT (Patents), Madrid (Trademarks), Hague (Industrial Designs), Article 6ter (State Emblems, Official Hallmarks, and Emblems of Intergovernmental Organizations) and others.)

Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market(OHIM)

CTM-ONLINE – Trade mark consultation service – Basic

RCD-ONLINE – Design consultation service – Basic

OHIM eSearch Plus BETA

State Intellectual Property Office of the People’s Republic of China (SIPO)

Search for Chinese patent application in English, China patent machine translation system(CPMT) may be open.

中国知識産権網(CNIPR)高級検索(China patent search advanced, in Chinese)

Search of Identical or Similar Trademarks (SISTM) in English

Hong Kong Trademark Search

Macau Trademark Search

Korea Intellectual Property Rights Information Service (KIPRIS)

KIPRIS Patent Search

Taiwan Patent Office

Taiwan Patent Search, Boolean Search

台湾商標検索系統 (Taiwan Trademark Search in Chinese)

Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines

Philippine Patent Online Search System (PhilPAT)

Trademarks Search including Similar Mark Search


Google Patent Search