IP Associations

APAA Asia Asian Patent Attorneys Association
APIPA Asia Asia Pacific Intellectual Property Association
AustLII Australia Australian Legal Information Institute
IPSANZ Australia Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand
ÖPAK Austria Austrian Patent Bar Association
OPEV Austria Austrian Association of Patent Owners and Inventors
BMM Benelux Benelux Trademark Association (Beneluxvereniging voor Merken- en Modellenrecht)
ABAPI Brazil Brazilian Association of Industrial Property Agents
NIPI Brazil National Institute of Industrial Property in Brazil
IPIC Canada Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
DIP Denmark Association of Danish Industrial Property Executives
ADR.eu Europe Arbitration Centre for .eu Internet Disputes
AIM Europe Association des Industries de Marque
AIM Europe European Brand Association
EC Europe European Commission
ECJ Europe European Court of Justice
ECTA Europe European Communities Trademark Association
EIPA Europe European Institute of Public Administration
EPI Europe Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office
EPIP Europe European Policy for Intellectual Property
EPO Europe European Patent Office
EU Europe European Union
EURid Europe European Registry of Internet Domain Names
FEMIPI Europe European Federation of Agents of Industry in Industrial Property
MARQUES Europe European Association of Trademark Owners
OHIM Europe Office for Harmonization for the Internal Market
UNION Europe UNION of European Practionners in Intellectual Property
BEDA Europe Bureau of European Designers Association
Business Europe Europe Business Europe (previously UNICE)
CIPR Europe The Coalition for Intellectual Property Rights
Europe Intellectual Property Rights Helpdesk
AFPA Finland Association of Finnish Patent Attorneys
APRAM France French Trademark Association
CNCPI France French Institute of Industrial Property Attorneys
CEIPI France Center for International Industrial Property Studies
BdP Germany Federal Association of German Patent Attorneys
DENIC Germany German Internet Authority
DEV Germany German Inventors Association
GRUR Germany German Trademark Association
MIPLC Germany Munich Intellectual Property Law Center
MPI Germany Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
VPP Germany Association of German Patent Engineers
Germany Association of Bavarian Patent Attorneys
Germany German Patent Bar Association
HKITMP Hong Kong The Hong Kong Institute of Trademark Practitioners
NIPO India National Intellectual Property Organization of India
AIPPI International International Association for the protection of Intellectual Property
FICPI International International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys
IACC International International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition
ICC International International Chamber of Commerce
IFIA International International Federation of Inventors Associations
IILP International The Institute of International Licensing Practitioners
IIPA International International Intellectual Property Alliance
IIPI International International Intellectual Property Institute
INTA International International Trademark Association
InterNIC International International Internet Authority
LES International Licensing Executives Society International
LESI International Licensing Executives Authority
LIDC International International League of Competition Law
PTMG International The Pharmaceutical Trademarks Group
UN International United Nations
WCO International World Customs Organization
WIPLA International World Intellectual Property Law Agency
WIPO International World Intellectual Property Organization
WTI International World Trade Institute
WTO International World Trade Organization
GACG International Global AntiCounterfeiting Group
ICANN International Internet Corporation For Assigned Names and Numbers
APTMA Ireland Irish Association of Patent and Trademark Attorneys
AICPI Italy ASSOCIATION OF PATENT & TRADEMARK ATTORNEYS IN ITALIAN INDUSTRY
IIP Japan Institute of Intellectual Property Tokyo
JIII Japan Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation
JIPA Japan Japan Intellectual Property Association
JPAA Japan Japan Patent Attorneys Association
KPAA Korea Korean Patent Attorneys Association
MINDS Malasya Malaysian Invention & Design Society
ASIP Middle East Arab Society for Intellectual Property
IPSANZ New Zealand Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand
PIRP Poland Polish Chamber of Patent Attorneys
Slovak Republic Chamber of Patent Agents of the Slovak Republic
SAIIPL South Africa South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law
COAPI Spain Spanish Association of Industrial Property Agents
SIPF Sweden Association of IP Professionals in Swedish Industry
SPOF Sweden Association of Swedish Patent Attorneys
AROPI  Switzerland Swiss French-speaking Association of Intellectual Property (Association Romande de Propriété Intellectuelle)
INGRES Switzerland Verein Institut für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz (Swiss germanspeaking)
VESPA Switzerland Association of Independent Swiss Patent Professionals Admitted before the EPO
VESPA Switzerland Association of Swiss Patent Attorneys registered before the EPO
VIPS-ACEBIS Switzerland Association of Patent Professionals in the Swiss Industry
VSP  Switzerland Association of Swiss Patent and Trademark Attorneys
NOO The Netherlands The Netherlands Institute of Patent Attorneys
ACG United Kingdom AntiCounterfeiting Group
ACID United Kingdom Anti Copying In Design
ITMA United Kingdom The Institute of Trademark Attorneys
CIPA United Kingdom Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys
FAST United Kingdom Federation Against Software Theft
IPBA United Kingdom Intellectual Property Bar Association
IPLA United Kingdom Intellectual Property Lawyers Association
AIPLA United States Austin Intellectual Property Law Association
AIPLA United States American Intellectual Property Law Association
BPLA United States Boston Patent Law Association
HIPLA United States Houston Intellectual Property Law Organization
IPLAC United States Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago
IPTA United States Institute of Patent and Trademark Attorneys of Australia
ITC United States International Trade Commission of USA
NAPP United States National Association of Patent Practitioners (US)
NYIPLA United States The New York Intellectual Property Association
PIPLA United States Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Association
SFIPLA United States San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association
SVIPLA United States Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Association
IPO United States Intellectual Property Owners Association
PTDLA United States Patent and Trademark Depository Library Association
PTOS United States Patent and Trademark Office Society
RIPLA United States Rochester Intellectual Property Association
ASIPI Interamerican Association of Intellectual Property
BNEF Brand Names Education Foundation