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Q23. If a registered design has not been used in Japan for a long time, is there a possibility of a compulsory license or invalidation due to non-working?

Q23. If a registered design has not been used in Japan for a long time, is there a possibility of a compulsory license or invalidation due to non-working?

A23. No. The Design Law has no provision for a compulsory license or invalidation due to non-working.