Shin TOKII

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Experience

Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (researcher)
Patent Law Firm in Tokyo
NTT DATA 3C

Membership

Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association

Education

Peking University (Doctor of Law)
Hokkaido University, School of Law (J.D.)
Hitotsubashi University (B.A.)

Practice Areas

Intellectual Property Law

Languages

Japanese
English
Chinese
German

Articles (inclusive of co-authored articles)

1  Book

Yoshiyuki Tamura, Shin Tokii & Akihiro SakoPractice Intellectual Property Law(Patent Law)” Shinzansha, 2020
Yoshiyuki Tamura & Shin Tokii Logistics Intellectual Property Law(Patent Law)” Shinzansha, 2012

2  Papers

1) Case Notes

“Case Finding the Indication of the French Restaurant Called “Chez Pierre” not Well- Known Nationwide”(“Chez Pierre” Case, Tokyo District, May 14, 2009)”Leading Cases in Trademark, Design and Unfair Competition Law 2nd Ed”,136-137P(2020)
“The Necessity of Suggestion in Reference InventionLeading Cases in Patent Law 5nd Ed,132-133P(2019)
“The Responsibility of Establishing the Burden of Proof in Invalidation trials of Infringement Applications Leading Cases in Patent Law 4nd Ed”,84-85P(2012)
“Recognition of the Government’s Duty to Compensate for the User’s Acts of Unauthorized Copying of Cadastral Map Borrowed from the Legal Affairs Bureau and Copied on Photocopiers Therein ( Intellectual Property Court, September 30, 2008) ” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.31,163-218P(2010)
“Case Finding the Indication of the French Restaurant Called “Chez Pierre” not Well- Known Nationwide”(“Chez Pierre” Case, Tokyo District, May 14, 2009)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.26,293-350P(2009)
“Who Should be Recognized as Inventor? (Tokyo District Court, August27,2002)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.20,265-297P(2008) (co-authored by Takakuni Yamane)

2) Papers

“The Current Situation of Inventive Step Judgments in China- Together with Recent Trends of Inventive Step Judgments in the United States and China and Certain Prospects AIPPI VOL.65 No.5 (scheduled to be published in2020)
“The Concept of “Obvious to try” in US Patent Law – and its Similarity to the Concept of “Limited Experimentation” in the Patent Law if the People’s Republic of China-“ AIPPI VOL.65 No2 27-39P(2020)
“Statistical Analysis of Judicial Decisions on Inventive Step and Its Theoretical Implications: A Comparative Study of Japan, China, Germany, EPO and US(1)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.54,55-90P(2019)
“Statistical Analysis of Judicial Decisions on Inventive Step and Its Theoretical Implications: A Comparative Study of Japan, China, Germany, EPO and US(2)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.55,205-225P(2020)
“Statistical Analysis of Judicial Decisions on Inventive Step and Its Theoretical Implications: A Comparative Study of Japan, China, Germany, EPO and US(3)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.56( scheduled to be published in 2020)
“Trend in Determining Inventive Step and Its Applications in Japan” Private LawVOL.13 No.1, 212-285P(2016) (written in Chinese)
“Trend in Determining Inventive Step and Its Applications(1)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.41,125-177P(2013)
“Trend in Determining Inventive Step and Its Applications(2)” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.42,173-239P(2013)
“Status Quo of Claim Interpretation: A Focus on Restrictive Interpretation” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.40,1-32P(2012)
“Burden of Proof to Substance the Title to an Invention and the Sufficiency of Disclosure in the Patent Invalidation Procedure”Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.38,87-118P(2011)
“To What Extent Can Errors in the Description be Corrected?” Intellectual Property Law and Policy Journal VOL.24,149-178P(2009)

Lectures

Symposium at Japan Association of Industrial Property Law (to be scheduled in Nov.2020)
Seminar at Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (in Munich in2019, English)
Symposium at Beijing Institute of Technology ( in Beijing in 2015, Chinese)
The 3rd China-Japan-Korea Intellectual Property Law Seminar( in Wuhan in 2013, Chinese)