Our policy related to the handling of unknown technical information without acquisition of right
There is a possibility that we will receive a proposal of research plan (hereafter referred to as "the proposal") which includes similar or equivalent contents from multiple applicants, as well as a possibility that also in our company, the research which is similar or equivalent to the contents of the proposal is progressing.
Therefore, in the case that unknown technical information is included in the proposal which we receive from the applicants, we are not able to assume responsibility for the attribution of originality and protection of intellectual property rights related to its contents.
Applicants are supposed to select from the following.
In consideration of the content of this system, the method (1) is deemed to be most desirable.
With regard to the hearing examination, please note that there may be a need to conclude a nondisclosure agreement especially in the case that the applicant requires it.