World Intellectual Property Organization ( WIPO )


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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 intellectual property throughout the world."

WIPO press release, blog etc

12/06/2017 - 03:19 China Tops Patent, Trademark, Design Filings in 2016
11/20/2017 - 04:40 New WIPO Study Gives First-Ever Figures on Value of "Intangible Capital" in Manufactured Goods
10/11/2017 - 04:13 WIPO Member States End Assemblies with Key Agreements on Future Work
10/03/2017 - 05:31 WIPO and the Research-Based Pharmaceutical Industry Team up to Facilitate Access to Key Medicine Patent Information
10/02/2017 - 01:02 WIPO Director General Calls for Expanded Membership in Global IP Systems, Highlights Organizations Achievements and Future Priorities
09/25/2017 - 05:18 WIPO Translate: Cutting-Edge Translation Tool For Patent Documents Extends Language Coverage
06/15/2017 - 00:19 Global Innovation Index 2017: Switzerland, Sweden, Netherlands, USA, UK Top Annual Ranking
05/23/2017 - 02:58 WIPO Re:Search: New Plan for Fight Against Neglected Tropical Diseases, Malaria and TB
05/22/2017 - 07:04 Statement on Media Reports Pertaining to Patent Applications from the DPRK
04/26/2017 - 08:20 WIPO - Lead UN Agency for Knowledge Issues, Says United Nations Secretary-General
03/15/2017 - 03:14 Record Year for International Patent Applications in 2016; Strong Demand Also for Trademark and Industrial Design Protection
03/01/2017 - 02:38 Australian Donation Means New Life for Fund that Involves Indigenous Peoples in International Negotiations
11/23/2016 - 02:24 Global Patent Applications Rose to 2.9 Million in 2015 on Strong Growth From China; Demand Also Increased for Other Intellectual Property Rights
11/16/2016 - 08:05 WIPO Adopts Open Access Policy for its Publications
10/31/2016 - 04:41 WIPO Develops Cutting-Edge Translation Tool For Patent Documents
10/17/2016 - 07:08 WIPO Launches Global Program to Help Boost Access to Patent System for Inventors with Limited Means
10/11/2016 - 15:20 Member States Close Assemblies Meetings with Agreement to Expand External Network by Opening Two New WIPO Offices in Africa
10/07/2016 - 10:41 Member States Unanimously Decide to Close Investigation Cases Against WIPO Director General Francis Gurry