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Q14. Is it possible to register an inherently indistinctive mark that has acquired distinctiveness through use?

Q14. Is it possible to register an inherently indistinctive mark that has acquired distinctiveness through use?

A14. Although a trademark that has acquired a secondary meaning through long and extensive use in Japan may be registered, the standards are extremely high.