AIRI Co., Ltd. is a company registered search organization by Japan Patent Office.
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Research on prior art documents (for Japan Patent Office)
AIRI is the registered search organization, we service the investigation of prior art documents, the documents which are necessary for the patent office examiner to judge the novelty and the inventive step of patent application.
The AIRI searcher performs the investigation of the prior art documents using the same search system used by the patent office examiner, while utilizing their expertise and experience background.
What is the registered patent search organization?
The organization that is registered by the Commissioner of the Patent Office and serves the prior art investigations requested by the Patent Office..
Currently, nine organizations had been registered, and a total of approximately 1,900 searchers perform prior art investigation of approximately 250,000 patents annually.
The Patent Office intends to expand outsourcing of the prior art investigation in order to further accelerate the patent examination.
Services for private companies Service for improving productivity of client's patent application work.
Our business grows 40 times in last 10 years!
The number of patent searchers has increased about 20 times and the number of orders received has increased about 40 times, compared with the time when our company was founded 2007.
Trends in expanding both the number of patent searchers and the number of orders received for the survey of prior art documents.
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We have been at the top market share of private institutes from 2013, while the annual average growth rate of more than 20% for both patent searchers and orders since 2010, after our business started with 12 patent searchers in 2007.