Japan – Non Traditional Trademarks

From April 1, 2015 on, non-traditional trademarks, i.e., a color mark, a sound mark, a motion mark, a hologram mark, and a position mark, will be introduced into the Japanese trademark law. If, for example, your company has a specific corporate color, use a specific sound or motion on your TV commercials, apply a hologram …

Innovation funds

It ‘also start the line patents, € 300 million for access to credit. Patents and designs The Ministry, through the fund, provides a guarantee that will facilitate the granting of loans by banks selected to approximately 300 million euro, facilitating access to credit for businesses and reducing the cost of financing. Loans may be granted …

Design incentives

The measure wants to alert companies to use registration of new designs, as a strategy to protect innovation through design created to achieve greater competitiveness in the markets. It ‘a tool that the Ministry of Economic Development – Italian Patent and Trademark Office. The program is divided into two lines of action: • Measure A …

Funds for innovations

Operating since November 2, 2011 the new government incentives for patenting. Operating since November 2, 2011 the new government incentives for patenting, and the economic exploitation of patents. The measure, called the Patent +, was launched by the Ministry of Economic Development as part of “package innovation” and is managed by Invitalia. With our cash …