Partner Toshiya Furusho

Osaka Bar Association, Japan Federation of Bar Associations, The IP Lawyers Network Japan (2006)
New York (2013)

Location : Osaka Office

Professional Summary

Toshiya Furusho is a partner in Osaka office of Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners. His practice focuses on intellectual property licensing and litigation as well as counseling on intellectual property matters, and covers all areas of intellectual property, including patent, trademark, design, copyright and unfair competition. He has extensive experience with patent litigations in a wide variety of industries including mechanical engineering, electric engineering and biotechnology, as well as trademark and unfair competition litigations representing brand manufactures. He has been an adjunct instructor of patent law at Kwansei Gakuin University Law School since 2014. In addition, he is currently serving as a vice-chairman of Intellectual Property Committee in Osaka Bar Association since 2016.

Education & Professional Experience

May. 2013 –Aug. 2013
Foreign Legal Trainee, Fish & Richardson P.C. (Munich office)

Sep. 2012 – May 2013
Foreign Legal Trainee, Fish & Richardson P.C. (New York office)

University of Washington School of Law(LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law & Policy)

Kyoto University (LL.B.)


2016 - present
Vice-Chairman, Intellectual Property Committee, Osaka Bar Association

2014 - present
Adjunct Instructor (Intellectual Property Law)
Kwansei Gakuin University Law School
Member, Intellectual Property Law Practice Study Group, Osaka Bar Association

Seminars/Lectures Archives

【Onilne Seminar】Damage Compensation in Intellectual Property Right Infringement Cases - Recent Trends in Court Decisions and Practical Responses Thereto
【Onilne Seminar】Life Science Practice Seminar No.3: Points to Note Regarding Joint R&D Agreements in the Field of Life Sciences
【Online Seminar】International Legal Practice Seminar (2): Intellectual Property Agreements with Overseas Companies
Latest legislation concerning calculation of the damages for patent infringement and trends in court decisions
【Nagoya】Points in Drafting a Joint R&D Agreement: Learning through Dispute Case Studies
Points in Drafting a Joint R&D Agreement: Learning through Dispute Case Studies
Violations of Intellectual Property Rights and Criminal Procedures Therefor - A Study of the Use of Criminal Procedures as a Strategy to Strengthen the Preventive Effect Thereof Against Violations of Intellectual Property Rights
My Number: What You Need to Know and What You Need to Do
Amendments to the Act on the Protection of Personal Information in Japan in Response to Globalization
U.S. Patent Seminar Practical Points to Note in Securing the Confidentiality Privileges in the Phases of Patent Application and Litigation: The Attorney-Client and Work Product Privileges in the U.S. -A Practical Application for Japanese Companies
Seminar on Business Practices in Response to the My Number System - Overall Summary covering a General Description of the My Number System, Development of Operational Flows, and Points in Business Practices in Response to the My Number System
[Intellectual Property Seminar] Implementation in Companies of the Employee Invention System (in View of the Current Law and Its Amendment)
Recent Decisions on Intellectual Property Rights in Europe
The Current Intellectual Property Law System in Myanmar and the Operation thereof Myanmar Intellectual Property Seminar


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