Intellectual property organizations
Intellectual property organizations are organizations that are focused on copyrights, trademarks, patents, or other intellectual property law concepts. This includes international intergovernmental o...
Patent office
A patent office is a governmental or intergovernmental organization which controls the issue of patents. In other words, "patent offices are government bodies that may grant a patent or reject the pat...
United States Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO or USPTO) is an agency in the U.S. Department of Commerce that issues patents to inventors and businesses for their inventions, and trademark registr...
United States Patent and Trademark Office - Wikipedia
World Intellectual Property Organization
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is one of the 17 specialized agencies of the United Nations. WIPO was created in 1967 "to encourage creative activity, to promote the protection of...
World Intellectual Property Organization - Wikipedia
International Intellectual Property Alliance
The International Intellectual Property Alliance (IIPA), formed in 1984, is a private sector coalition of seven trade associations representing U.S. companies that produce copyright-protected material...
Digital Freedom campaign
The Digital Freedom campaign is a lobbying advocacy campaign formed on October 25, 2006.
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European Patent Institute
The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office, also known as European Patent Institute (epi), is a professional association of European patent attorneys and an intern...
Intellectual Property Research Institute of Australia
The Intellectual Property Research Institute of Australia (IPRIA) was established in 2002 as an initiative of IP Australia. Its mission is to increase the understanding, creation, use and exploitatio...
Intellectual Property Owners Association
The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) is a trade association that is composed of owners of intellectual property (represented mostly by in-house corporate counsel and private practice at...
Intellectual Property Owners Association - Wikipedia
Geneva Declaration on the Future of the World Intellectual Property Organization
The Geneva Declaration on the Future of the World Intellectual Property Organization is a document signed in 2004 by a number of non-profit organizations, scientists, academics and other individuals u...
American Intellectual Property Law Association
The American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), headquartered in Arlington County, Virginia, is a national, voluntary bar association constituted primarily of lawyers in private and corpor...
Japan Intellectual Property Association
The Japan Intellectual Property Association (JIPA) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization representing "industries and users of the intellectual property (IP) system". It was established in 19...
Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office
The Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO) is an autonomous unit of the Ethiopian Science and Technology Agency. It was established in 2003 to provide legal protection for intellectual property...
Boston Patent Law Association
Founded in Boston in 1924, the Boston Patent Law Association (BPLA) is an organization of intellectual property professionals that has a membership of over 1000 individuals. Primarily located in the ...
Boston Patent Law Association - Wikipedia
Munich Intellectual Property Law Center
The Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC) is a center for both research and education in intellectual property, founded in 2003 and based in Munich, Germany. The MIPLC is a project of the M...
National Association of Patent Practitioners
The National Association of Patent Practitioners (NAPP) is a United States non-profit organization of patent attorneys and patent agents and those working in the patent field. The NAPP was founded in ...
Russian Organization for Intellectual Property
The Russian Organization for Intellectual Property VOIS (Russian: Всероссийская организация интеллектуальной собственности, ВОИС) is collective management society for neighboring rights establish...
Asia-Pacific Innovation Network
The Asia-Pacific Innovation Network (APIN) is an independent, non-profit association of legal, management and economics scholars principally, but not exclusively, within the Asia-Pacific region. Its m...
United International Bureaux for the Protection of Intellectual Property
The United International Bureaux for the Protection of Intellectual Property (BIRPI) was an international organization. It was set up in 1893 to administer the Berne Convention for the Protection of L...
International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property
The International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP) was founded in 1981. It pursues only educational and scientific objectives to contribute to ...
CcMixter
ccMixter is a produsage community music site that promotes remix culture and makes samples, remixes, and a cappella tracks licensed under Creative Commons available for download and re-use in creative...
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Abel & Imray
Cain and Abel (Hebrew: הֶבֶל ,קַיִן Qayin, Heḇel) were, according to the Book of Genesis, two sons of Adam and Eve. Cain is described as a crop farmer and his younger brother Abel as a shepherd. Cain...
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Digital Copyright Canada
The Digital Copyright Canada forum was started in Aug 2001 by Russell McOrmond to allow for a public response to that phase of the Canadian copyright revision process. While the forum focuses on digit...