Sun・Group is comprised of Fujimoto & Partners, an intellectual property law firm founded in 1974 by Mr. Noboru Fujimoto, as well as Nets Co., Ltd., a patent search firm, and Patra Co., Ltd., a consulting firm that assists corporations in the development of their IP portfolios. Fujimoto & Partners provides a full range of intellectual property legal services, including preparation and filing of patent applications in Japan and internationally. Nets specializes in conducting invalidity, infringement, and state of the art patent searches, as well as analysis of current patent portfolios. Patra specializes in planning and operating IP-related seminars, patent exchange markets, and Technology Licensing Operations (TLO) of universities across Japan. Sun・Group strives to provide a high quality of service to both domestic and international clients, in order to serve all of their intellectual property needs. Sun・Group works closely with its clients by providing the various services described below.