Masayuki Maruyama

Patent Manager

Masayuki provides IP and legal support to technology startups such as large-scale patent litigation and IP disputes.

He passed the patent attorney examination during his undergraduate studies and worked on the acquisition of Japanese and foreign patent rights at a patent office after graduating. He passed the Japanese bar examination in 2014. Masayuki registered with the Tokyo Bar Association in December 2015 (68th class). He has been with Uchida & Samejima Law Firm since January 2016.

Masayuki graduated from the University of Tokyo Faculty of Engineering.

Main committee activities
  • Research Report on Matching Studies Based on the Analytical Report on the Intellectual Properties of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Research on Problems with the Industrial Property Rights System, Japan Patent Office (FY2019, FY2020)
  • Mentor, Kanagawa Startup Acceleration Program, Kanagawa Prefecture Startup Support Project (FY2019 – 3rd Term)
  • Intellectual Property Consulting Committee, Japan Patent Attorneys Association (FY2008)
  • Patent Editing Committee, Japan Patent Attorneys Association (FY2009~FY2010)