Useful Information from Main Patent Offices

 

Here is a list of the main offices with which the ILPO collaborates
 
WIPO http://www.wipo.int/portal/en/

The World Intellectual Property Organization was established in 1967 to create a global intellectual property system and to protect intellectual property around the global through cooperation between 186 member states.
WIPO established the WIPO Academy, whose main objective  is to provide courses and trainings in intellectual property and is specifically designed to cater to the need for a  broader and deeper knowledge of intellectual property. http://www.wipo.int/academy/en  

 
EPO - http://www.epo.org/  
The European Patent Office, , which was established in 1977 is the executive body of the European Patent Organisation. The European Patent Office (“the EPO”) is in charge of the searching and examination of European patent applications and the granting of European patents.

The EPO conducts the filing of patent applications in 40 European states. 
The EPO provides professional courses in intellectual property intended for those who wish to deepen their knowledge of intellectual property. http://www.epo.org/about-us/office/academy.html
 

USPTO - http://www.uspto.gov/

The United States Patents and Trademarks Office is responsible for the registration of patents and trademarks. Being a branch of the federal government, the USPTO is also in charge of advising  the president in policy matters relating to intellectual property , its protection and commercialization.
The Global Intellectual Property, a part of the USPTO, provides  national and international programs on the protection and commercialization of intellectual property. http://www.uspto.gov/ip/training/index.jsp 
 
SIPO - The State Intellectual Property of the People's Republic of China - http://english.sipo.gov.cn/ 


JPO - The Japan Patent Office – http://www.jpo.go.jp/  


KIPO - The Republic of Korean Intellectual Property Office - http://www.kipo.go.kr/kpo/user.tdf?a=user.eng.main.BoardApp  

 

SPTO - The Spanish Patent and Trademark Office - http://www.oepm.es/en/index.html 

For extensive information regarding the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office's functions click HERE.


ROSPATENT - The federal service for intellectual property, patents and trademarks - http://www.rupto.ru/en_site/index_en.htm  


IPOS - The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore – http://www.ipos.gov.sg/topNav/hom/  


IPO - The UK Intellectual Property Office – http://www.ipo.gov.uk/


CIPO - The Canadian Intellectual Property Office - http://www.cipo.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cipointernet-internetopic.nsf/eng/Home  
 
Annual Reports 
 
WIPO - http://www.wipo.int/about-wipo/en/report.html  
 
EPO - http://www.epo.org/service-support/publications/general-information/annual-reports.html 
 
USPTO - http://www.uspto.gov/about/stratplan/ar/index.jspp 
 
JPO - http://www.jpo.go.jp/index_e/reference_room.html  
 
KIPO - http://eng.kipris.or.kr/eng/reference/annual_report.jsp 
 
ROSPATENT  -
http://www.rupto.ru/rupto/portal/8e8e73e5-fbf3-11e0-d400-8e000200001f?lang=en  
 
SIPO - http://english.sipo.gov.cn/laws/annualreports/  
 
IPOS – http://www.ipos.gov.sg/AboutUs/AnnualReports.aspx  
 
IPO - http://www.ipo.gov.uk/about/whatwedo/ourpublications/ourpublications-review.htm 
 
 CIPO - http://www.cipo.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cipointernet-internetopic.nsf/eng/h_wr00025.html  
 

Patent Search Free Databases:
 
http://www.google.com/patents 
 
https://register.epo.org/espacenet/advancedSearch?lng=en
 
http://www.wipo.int/patentscope/search/en/search.jsf
 
http://www19.ipdl.inpit.go.jp/PA1/cgi-bin/PA1INIT?1262103389468
 
http://www.patentlens.net/patentlens/structured.html?noScroll 
 
http://patft.uspto.gov/netahtml/PTO/search-bool.html 
 

List of international intellectual property treaties of which Israel is a member:  
 
 http://www.wipo.int/treaties/en/summary.jsp