奈良県における売薬業の形成・展開に関する研究 : 商標制度との関連を中心として奈良県における売薬業の形成・展開に関する研究 : 商標制度との関連を中心としてAA1134969X Study on the Development of Patent Medicine Business in Nara : Focusing on the Relationship with the Trademark System
The main purpose of this study is to investigate the evolution and development of thepatent medicine business in Nara, using the trademark registration database. First, weanalysed the development of the Trademark System in Japan, and then investigated theprocedure for obtaining Class 1 registration, which includes chemical substances, medicines,and others. We also analysed the general history of pharmaceutical affairs in Nara from ahistorical perspective to Meiji and Taishō periods. The study also considers the developmentof a trade association and various government regulatory policies. Finally, we investigated the Sankogan Co., Ltd., which is one of the oldest pharmaceutical companies in Nara, focusingon its trademark registration and response to infringement of trademark registration. Fromthis study, it is evident that the modern trademark system plays an important role in thedevelopment of the patent medicine business in Nara.