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Opinion Submission Form for Examination Quality Improvement
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(1) How we use the information you give
We use the information you give only for future improvement in examination quality at the JPO, and will not use for any other purpose. We take a special care of handling the information through the Form and do not directly communicate it to the examiner in charge, so that the fact that you give the information should not lead to any disadvantage for you. We do not answer the questions individually, but may contact you for inquiry on the information you gave.
* If your application is pending and you would like to submit a written opinion or make a request for an appeal against examiner's decision of refusal, please follow the prescribed procedures in accordance with the applicable acts or regulations. In order to provide the information on the others' pending applications, please use the information provision system (on patents "Submission of Observations from Third Parties( External link )" or trademarks "Provision of Information on Application for Trademark Registration( External link )") as prescribed in the applicable acts or regulations.

(2) How we use your personal information
Personal information will only be used for inquiries as to the cases on which you have presented, and will not be used for any other purpose.


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