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News & Events

Establishment of our partnership office Sonoda & Kobayashi IP Law in China

We are proud to announce the opening of our partnership office “Sonoda & Kobayashi IP Group (Beijing)”.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions with regards to Chinese Intellectual Property law, our team will be happy to help.

Webinar – Latest Patent Trends in Japan

Sonoda & Kobayashi is pleased to announce our next joint webinar between our firm and World IP Review on the latest patent trends in Japan. The webinar is scheduled on July 7th ,2021, at 2:00PM BST. Please register by following the link here. This webinar will be available for viewing on demand.

Ranked in IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2021

Sonoda & Kobayashi IP Law is ranked among the top firms in Asia for the prosecution and enforcement of IP rights and recommended by IAM Patent 1000 for offering a unique combination of professional expertise and cosmopolitan awareness.

Dr. Yoshitaka Sonoda, Managing Partner, is also ranked among the top Patent Prosecutors and recommended by IAM Patent 1000.

Read the full profile by clicking the below links.

IAM Patent 1000: Firm, Individual

Website Updates

Updated Publications of RESOURCES

Updated a series of articles written by Osamu Yanaka in Nippon Intellectual Property Translation Journal.

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Updated Publications of RESOURCES

Hiroshi Arai wrote a series of articles in Nippon Intellectual Property Translation Journal.

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Updated Newsletter

View Newsletter (2021 July Issue)

Updated Publications of RESOURCES

Our latest webinar on the latest patent trends in Japan is now available on demand. Click here for details.

Updated Newsletter

View Newsletter (2021 May Issue)