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V. Juhani Rainesalo Edit Profile

educator , patent researcher

V. Juhani Rainesalo, Finnish patent researcher, educator. Named Knight 1st Class Order of Finnish Lion by President of Finland, 1984. Member Coalition Party, since 1985. Second lieutenant Finnish Artillery, 1960-1961. Member Association Internationale pour la Protection de la propriété Intellectuelle.

Background

Rainesalo, V. Juhani was born on June 21, 1934 in Helsinki. Son of Ernest Aarne and Anna-Liisa (Seikkala) Rainesalo.

Education

Master of Science in Physics, Institute of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1961.

Career

Senior assistant physics Institute of Technology, 1960-1961. Examiner Patent Office, Helsinki, 1961-1976, head electrical section, 1976-1985, head patents, 1985-1995, director patent examination division, 1995-1998. Counsellor of industrial justice, 1993-1995.

Member Board Appeals, Helsinki, 1978-1997, Board Patents, Helsinki, 1985-1994, Directorate of Inventors Association, Helsinki, 1994-1997. Special consultant industrial property cases, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: How to Examine Patents, 1965.

Membership

Member Coalition Party, since 1985. Second lieutenant Finnish Artillery, 1960-1961. Member Association Internationale pour la Protection de la propriété Intellectuelle.

Connections

Married Anja Sinikka Huoponen, November 1, 1963. Children: Eija Anneli, Mervi Hannele, Sirpa Johanna.

father:
Ernest Aarne Rainesalo

mother:
Anna-Liisa (Seikkala) Rainesalo

spouse:
Anja Sinikka Huoponen

children:
Eija Anneli Rainesalo

Mervi Hannele Rainesalo

Sirpa Johanna Rainesalo