Peer to Patent Japan （P2PJ）
Peer to Patent (P2P) harnesses citizen-experts (reviewers) in a collaborative manner to help Patent Office identify prior art relevant to pending patent applications. P2P has been globally recognized for the last few years as listed below. Now, Institute of Intellectual Property (IIP) is pleased to announce IIP will launch Peer to Patent Japan (P2PJ) in the beginning of 2011.
- P2P in the U.S.
Website: Peer to Patent Operating Organization：
Center for Patent Innovations at New York Law School
In cooperation with USPTO：Peer Reviewed Prior Art History：
・The first trial （From July 2007 to July 2008）
Press Release (USPTO), First Anniversary Report (NYLS)
・The second trial（From July 2008 to July 2009）
Press Release (USPTO), Second Anniversary Report (NYLS)
・The third trial is planed after full evaluations of the first and the second trials by USPTO（NYLS）
- P2P in JP
Website：under development (Social features such as “twitter” to be embedded) Operating Organization： Institute of Intellectual Property
・From July 2008 to March 2009, IIP undertook a research project
“Studies in implementing community patent review in JP” sponsored by Japan Patent Office (JPO). Study report (JPO)