The following dropdown menu provides a selection of links to International & Regional Organisations, National IP Offices, Non-Governmental Organisations, and International & National IP Laws.

International & Regional Organisations
  • CPVO – Community Plant Variety Office (
  • EAPO – Eurasian Patent Organization
  • EPO – European Patent Office
  • EUIPO – The Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
  • UNCTAD – United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • UNESCO – United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • UPOV – International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants
  • WIPO – World Intellectual Property Organization
  • WTO – World Trade Organization
Non-governmental Organisations
  • ALAI – Association Littéraire et Artistique Internationale
  • APAA – Asian Patent Attorneys Association
  • APRAM – Association française des praticiens du droit des marques et des modèles
  • ASEAN IPA – Association of Southeast Asian Nations
  • ASIPI – Asociaçion Interamericana de la Propiedad Industrial
  • ASPA – Association of Singapore Patent Agents
  • ATRIP – International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property
  • BUSINESSEUROPE – Union of Industrial and Employers Confederations of Europe
  • Center Paul Roubier – French Association for teaching and research and competition law
  • ECTA – European Communities Trade Mark Association
  • epi – Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office
  • EPLAW – European Patent Lawyers Association
  • FEMIPI – Fédération Eurpéenne des Mandataires de l’Industrie en Propriété Industielle
  • FICPI – Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriéte Industrielle
  • IABA – Inter-American Bar Association
  • IACC – International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition
  • IBA – International Bar Association
  • ICC – International Chamber of Commerce
  • IEEPI – Institut Européen Entreprise et Propriété Intellectuelle
  • IIPS – International Intellectual Property Society
  • ILA – International Law Association
  • INTA – International Trademark Association
  • IPC – The Intellectual Property Constituency of ICANN
  • IPO – Intellectual Property Owners Association
  • LESI – Licensing Executives Society International Inc.
  • LIDC – International League of Competition Law
  • MARQUES – The Association of European Trade Mark Owners
  • PTMG – Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group
  • UNION – Union of European Practitioners in Industrial Property
  • VSP – Verband Schweizerischer Patentanwälte
National & International IP Laws

WIPO Lex is a global database that provides free of charge access to legal information on intellectual property (IP) such as treaties administered by WIPO, other IP-related treaties, and laws and regulations of the Member States of WIPO, the United Nations and the World Trade Organisation.