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Kosaku Inaoka

Partner

Kosaku Inaoka

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Registration as Patent Attorney

1981

Speciality

Mr. Inaoka’s speciality is in the electronic field. He has worked extensively on patent prosecution and appeal cases, including cases relating to hardware and software aspects of image forming apparatus, electric house­hold appliances, computer game machines and navigation systems.

Biography

Graduated from Kansai University with a Bachelor of Engineering in 1980. After working for a patent attorney's office, he established Inaoka Patent Office in 1987 and formed our firm in 1990, together with Mr. Hirokatsu Kamei.

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Membership

JPAA, AIPPI, APAA
1991,1992 Council member of JPAA
1996 Chairman of JPAA Patent Magazine Editing Committee
2005 Co-Chairman of JPAA Work Environment Committee
2009 Executive Director of JPAA
2010 Vice President of JPAA
2011- Vice Director of the information center of JPAA
2012- Vice President of JPAPF(Japan Patent Attorneys Politics Federation)

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Publications

"Specification of Software" Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation (JIII) (joint authorship)

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