In early 2005 the IP Division of the Tokyo High Court issued an opinion that helped
settle a long-running employee invention dispute between Shuji Nakamura and Nichia.
It also offered crucial pointers for companies deciding how to compensate their
engineers. Yutaka Miyoshi of Mori Hamada & Matsumoto explains what the court's
interpretation means for business
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