Global Links

The International association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), is the world’s leading organization dedicated to development and improvement of IP laws. To participate in the development of IP laws, be a member by following the link : https://aippi.org/

The WIPO promotes protection of IP throughout the world through cooperation among states and international organization and ensure administrative cooperation among the unions. For any kind of IP services related to international applications, follow the link: http://www.wipo.int/portal/en/index.html

The International Trademark Association (INTA) is a non-profit association of trademark owners and professionals to support trademarks and IP in order to protect consumers and promote fair and effective global commerce. For various trademark issues and to be member of the organization, follow the link: https://www.inta.org/Pages/Home.aspx

The Nice Classification, established by the Nice Agreement (1957) is an international classification of goods and services applied for the registration of marks. To know which goods and services fall under which class, follow the link: http://www.wipo.int/classifications/nice/nclpub/en/fr/20180101/hierarchy/class-1/?basic_numbers=show&explanatory_notes=show&lang=en&menulang=en&mode=flat&pagination=no

The European Commission ensures that creators and inventors in the EU reap appropriate returns from their innovations. To know the Commission’s policies that affect IPR, follow the link: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/accessing-markets/intellectual-property/

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is an agency of the US Department of Commerce that grants patents and trademarks. An international application under the PCT can be filed in this office. To file applications and other IP related issues, follow the link: https://www.uspto.gov/

The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) is the EU’s authority for trademark and design protection. To apply for trademarks and designs and other IP services, follow the link: https://euipo.europa.eu/ohimportal/en