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U.S. Chamber International IP Index Ranks Japan 9th in Promoting Innovation

U.S. Chamber International IP Index Ranks Japan 9th in Promoting Innovation

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce released its 4th annual International IP Index “Infinite Possibilities” at an event in Tokyo today, which found Japan boasts one of the stronger IP environments benchmarked in the report, ranking 9th out of 38 economies. The report revealed that Japan has a sophisticated national IP framework, with particularly strong protection for patents and trademarks. The United States ranked first out of the 38 economies studied, while Venezuela finished last.