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Afghanistan Copyright Office Ministry of Information and Culture (MoIC) Web site
Industrial Property Office Afghanistan Intellectual Property Board Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Albania Copyright Office Albanian Copyright Office Ministry of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports Web site
Industrial Property Office General Directorate of Patents and Trademarks Ministry of Economy, Trade and Energy Web site
Algeria Copyright Office National Office of Copyrights and Related Rights (ONDA) Ministry of Communication and Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Algerian National Institute of Industrial Property (INAPI) Ministry of Industry, Small and Medium Sized Entreprises and Investment Promotion Web site
Andorra Copyright Office Ministry of Economy and Finance
Industrial Property Office Trademarks Office of the Principality of Andorra Ministry of Economy and Finance Web site
Angola Copyright Office National Institute for Cultural Industries (INIC) National Directorate of Entertainment and Copyright Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Angolan Institute of Industrial Property Ministry of Geology, Mines and Industry Web site
Antigua and Barbuda Intellectual Property Offices Antigua and Barbuda Intellectual Property & Commerce Office (ABIPCO) Ministry of Legal Affairs Web site
Argentina Copyright Office Directorate General of Copyright Web site
Industrial Property Office National Institute of Industrial Property Web site
Armenia Copyright Office Intellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Armenia Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Armenia
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Armenia Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Armenia Web site
Australia Copyright Office Business and Information Law Branch Attorney-General’s Department Web site
Industrial Property Office IP Australia Department of Innovation, Industry, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (DIISRTE) Web site
Austria Copyright Office Federal Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office The Austrian Patent Office Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology Web site
Azerbaijan Copyright Office The Copyright Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan Web site
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Objects Examination Center (AzPatent) Web site
Industrial Property Office State Committee on Standardization, Metrology and Patents of the Republic of Azerbaijan Web site
Bahamas Copyright Office Registrar General’s Department Web site
Industrial Property Office Registrar General’s Department Web site
Bahrain Copyright Office Press and Publications Directorate Information Affairs Authority Ministry of Information Web site
Industrial Property Office Directorate of Industrial Property Ministry of Industry and Commerce Web site
Bangladesh Copyright Office Copyright Office Bangladesh Ministry of Cultural Affairs Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Patents, Designs and Trademarks (DPDT) Ministry of Industries Web site
Barbados Intellectual Property Offices Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) Ministry of International Business and International Transport Web site
Belarus Copyright Office National Center of Intellectual Property (NCIP) State Committee on Science and Technologies Web site
Industrial Property Office National Center of Intellectual Property (NCIP) State Committee on Science and Technologies Web site
Belgium Copyright Office Office of Intellectual Property Directorate General Regulation and Market Organisation Web site
Industrial Property Office Office of Intellectual Property Directorate General Regulation and Market Organisation Web site
Belize Intellectual Property Offices Belize Intellectual Property Office (BELIPO) Web site
Benin Copyright Office Beninese Copyright Office (BUBEDRA) Ministry of Culture and Communication
Industrial Property Office National Industrial Property Center (CENAPI) Ministry of Industry and Commerce
Bhutan Intellectual Property Offices Industrial Property Division (IPD) Ministry of Economic Affairs Web site
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Copyright Office Servicio Nacional de Propiedad Intelectual (SENAPI) Ministerio de Desarrollo Productivo y Economía Plural Web site
Industrial Property Office Servicio Nacional de Propiedad Intelectual (SENAPI) Ministerio de Desarrollo Productivo y Economía Plural Web site
Bosnia and Herzegovina Copyright Office Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina Web site
Industrial Property Office Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina Web site
Botswana Copyright Office Registrar of Companies and Intellectual Property Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
Industrial Property Office Registrar of Companies and Intellectual Property Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
Brazil Copyright Office Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office National Institute of Industrial Property Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (INPI) Web site
Brunei Darussalam Copyright Office Attorney General’s Chambers Web site
Industrial Property Office Attorney General’s Chambers Web site
Industrial Property Office Patent Registry Office (PRO) The Brunei Economic Development Board (BEDB) Web site
Bulgaria Copyright Office Copyright and Neighbouring Rights Directorate Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria (BPO) Web site
Burkina Faso Copyright Office Burkinabé Copyright Office (BBDA) Ministry of Culture, Arts and Tourism Web site
Industrial Property Office General Directorate of Industrial Property (DGPI) Ministry of Industrie, Trade and Craft Web site
Burundi Copyright Office Department of Arts and Culture Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism Web site
Cambodia Copyright Office Department of Copyright and Related rights Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Industrial Property (DIP) Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Department (IPD) Ministry of Commerce Web site
Cameroon Copyright Office Justice Section Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Directorate of Technological Development and Industrial Property (MINMIDT) Ministry of Industry, Mines and Technological Development
Canada Copyright Office Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) Industry Canada Web site Web site
Industrial Property Office Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) Industry Canada Web site Web site
Cape Verde Copyright Office Institute of Intellectual Property of Cape Verde Installation Committee
Industrial Property Office Institute of Intellectual Property of Cape Verde Installation Committee
Central African Republic Copyright Office Centralafrican Copyright Office (BUCADA) Ministry of Tourism, the Arts and Culture
Industrial Property Office National Industrial Property Service Directorate of Industrial Development and Handicraft Ministry of Industry, Commerce, SME-SMI
Chad Copyright Office Chadian Copyright Office (BUTDRA) Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports
Industrial Property Office National Liaison Office with OAPI (SNL / OAPI) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Chile Copyright Office Ministry of Education Intellectual Rights Department (DDI) Directorate of Libraries, Archives and Museums Web site
Industrial Property Office National Institute of Industrial Property Ministry of Economy Web site
China Copyright Office National Copyright Administration of China (NCAC) Web site
Industrial Property Office Patent Office State Intellectual Property Office of the Peoples’ Republic of China (SIPO) Web site
Industrial Property Office Trademark Office State Administration for Industry and Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (SAIC) Web site Web site
Colombia Copyright Office Dirección Nacional de Derecho de Autor Unidad Administrativa Especial Ministerio del Interior y de Justicia Web site
Industrial Property Office Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio Ministerio de Industria, Comercio y Turismo Web site
Comoros Copyright Office Ministry of Home Affairs, Information and Press
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office (OCPI) Ministry of Energy, Mines, Industry and Handicrafts
Congo Copyright Office Congolese Copyright Office (BCDA) Ministry of Culture and the Arts
Industrial Property Office National Industrial Property Unit Directorate General of Industry (ANPI) Ministry of Industrial Development and Promotion of Private Sector
Costa Rica Copyright Office Register of Copyright and Related Rights National Register Ministry of Justice and Peace Web site Web site
Industrial Property Office Registro de la Propiedad Industrial Registro Nacional Ministerio de Justicia y Paz Web site Web site
Côte d’Ivoire Copyright Office Ivorian Copyright Office Ministry of French Language and Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Ivorian Office of Intellectual Property (OIPI) Ministry for Industry and the Promotion of the Private Sector
Croatia Copyright Office State Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Croatia (SIPO) Web site
Industrial Property Office State Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Croatia (SIPO) Web site
Cuba Copyright Office National Copyright Center (CENDA) Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Cuban Industrial Property Office (OCPI) Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment Web site
Cyprus Copyright Office Department of Registrar of Companies and Official Receiver Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Registrar of Companies and Official Receiver Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism Web site
Czech Republic Copyright Office Copyright Law Department Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Office Web site
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Copyright Office Copyright Office of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Industrial Property Office Invention Office of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Industrial Property Office Trademark, Industrial Design and Geographical Indication Office (TIDGIO) of the DPR Korea State Administration for Quality Management of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (SAQM)
Democratic Republic of the Congo Copyright Office Secretariat General of Culture Directorate of Research, Planning and International Cultural Relations Ministry of Culture and the Arts
Industrial Property Office Directorate of Industrial Property Secretariat for industry and small and medium enterprises (IPMEA) Ministry of Industry and SMEs
Denmark Copyright Office Copyright Division Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Danish Patent and Trademark Office Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
Djibouti Copyright Office Ministry of Communication and Culture, responsible for Posts and Telecommunications Copyright Office
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Commerce and Industry Office of Industrial Property and Commerce (ODPIC) Web site
Dominica Intellectual Property Offices Companies and Intellectual Property Office Ministry of Tourism and legal Affairs
Dominican Republic Copyright Office National Copyright Office (ONDA) Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office National Office of Industrial Property (ONAPI) State Secretariat for Industry and Commerce Web site
Ecuador Copyright Office Ecuadorian Institute of Intellectual Property (IEPI) National Directory of Copyrights and Related Rights Web site
Industrial Property Office Ecuadorian Institute of Intellectual Property National Directory of Industrial Property Web site
Egypt Copyright Office Permanent Office for the Protection of Copyright Supreme Council of Culture Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Egyptian Patent Office Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) Ministry of Scientific Research Web site
Industrial Property Office Trademarks and Industrial Designs Office Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
El Salvador Copyright Office National Center of Registries (CNR) Web site
Industrial Property Office National Center of Registries (CNR) Web site
Equatorial Guinea Copyright Office Council of Scientific and Technological Research Presidency of the Government
Industrial Property Office Council of Scientific and Tecnological Research Presidency of the Government
Eritrea Copyright Office Department of Culture Ministry of Information and Culture
Industrial Property Office Domestic Trade and Intellectual Property Ministry of Trade and Industry
Estonia Copyright Office Estonian Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office Estonian Patent Office Web site
Ethiopia Intellectual Property Offices Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO) Web site
Fiji Copyright Office Office of the Attorney-General Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office Office of the Attorney-General Ministry of Justice Web site
Finland Copyright Office Copyright Council Ministry of Education Web site
Industrial Property Office National Board of Patents and Registration of Finland Web site
France Copyright Office Office of Literacy and Artistic Property Under-Directorate of Legal Affairs Directorate of General Administration Ministry of Culture and Francophone Affairs Web site
Industrial Property Office National Institute of Industrial Property Web site
Gabon Copyright Office National Agency for the Promotion of the Arts and Culture (ANPAC)
Industrial Property Office Center of Industrial Property of Gabon (CEPIG) Ministry of Commerce, Industry responsible for investment promotion and regional integration Web site
Gambia Copyright Office National Centre for Arts and Culture Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Office of the Registrar General Attorney General’s Chambers Ministry for Justice
Georgia Copyright Office National Intellectual Property Center (Sakpatenti) Web site
Industrial Property Office National Intellectual Property Center (Sakpatenti) Web site
Germany Copyright Office Unit Copyright and Publishing Law Directorate IIIB Directorate-General III: Commercial and Economic Law Federal Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA) Web site
Ghana Copyright Office Copyright Department Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office Registrar General’s Department Ministry of Justice
Greece Copyright Office Hellenic Copyright Organization Ministry of Culture Web site
Intellectual Property Offices Patent Office Industrial Property Organization (OBI) Web site
Intellectual Property Offices Trademark Office Directorate of Commercial and Industrial Property General Secretary for Commerce
Grenada Intellectual Property Offices Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO)
Guatemala Copyright Office Register of Intellectual Property Ministry of Economic Affairs Web site
Industrial Property Office Registry of Intellectual Property Ministry of Economic Affairs Web site
Guinea Copyright Office Guinean Copyright Office Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture
Industrial Property Office National Service of Industrial Property Ministry of Trade, Industry, Small and Medium Enterprises
Guinea-Bissau Copyright Office Guinean Copyright Society Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, Youth and Sports
Industrial Property Office General Directorate of Industrial Property Ministry of Energy, Industry and Natural Resources
Guyana Intellectual Property Offices The Deeds Registry Ministry of Legal Affairs
Haiti Copyright Office Haitian Copyright Office (BHDA) Ministry of Culture and Communication Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Service Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
Holy See Copyright Office Judicial Office Central Offices Web site
Industrial Property Office Judicial Office Central Offices Web site
Honduras Intellectual Property Offices Directorate General of Intellectual Property (DIGEPIH) Web site
Hungary Copyright Office Hungarian Intellectual Property Office (HIPO) Copyright Department Web site
Industrial Property Office Hungarian Intellectual Property Office (HIPO) Web site
Iceland Copyright Office Office of Legal Affairs Ministry of Education, Science and Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Icelandic Patent Office Ministry of Economic Affairs Web site
India Copyright Office Copyright Division Department of Higher Education Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India Web site
Industrial Property Office Office of the Controller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks Department of Industrial Policy Promotions Ministry of Commerce and Industry Government of India Web site
Indonesia Copyright Office Directorate General of Intellectual Property Rights Ministry of Law and Human Rights Web site
Industrial Property Office Directorate General of Intellectual Property Rights Ministry of Law and Human Rights Web site Web site Web site
Iran (Islamic Republic of) Copyright Office Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Registrar of Copyright, Center for Cultural Studies and Research (CCSR)
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Office Registration Organization of Deeds and Property of Islamic Republic of Iran Web site Web site Web site
Iraq Copyright Office Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Department Central Organization for Standardization & Quality Control (COSQC) Ministry of Planning and Development Cooperation
Ireland Copyright Office Intellectual Property Unit Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment Web site
Industrial Property Office Patents Office Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment Web site
Israel Copyright Office The Director General Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office Israel Patent Office Ministry of Justice Web site
Italy Copyright Office Service III – Copyright and supervision over S.I.A.E. General Direction for Library Heritage, Cultural Institutes and Copyright Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities Web site
Industrial Property Office Italian Patent and Trademark Office Directorate General of Combating Counterfeiting Ministry of Economic Development Web site
Jamaica Copyright Office Jamaica Intellectual Property Office (JIPO) Web site
Industrial Property Office Jamaica Intellectual Property Office (JIPO) Web site
Japan Copyright Office Japan Copyright Office (JCO) Agency for Cultural Affairs Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) Web site
Industrial Property Office Japan Patent Office (JPO), Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Web site
Jordan Copyright Office Department of the National Library Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Protection Directorate Ministry of Industry and Trade Web site
Kazakhstan Copyright Office Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan Committee of Intellectual Property Rights Republic State Enterprise “National Institute of Intellectual Property” Web site
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan Committee of Intellectual Property Rights Republic State Enterprise “National Institute of Intellectual Property” Web site
Kenya Copyright Office The Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) The State Law Office (Office of the Attorney General) Web site
Industrial Property Office Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
Kiribati Intellectual Property Offices Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism
Kuwait Copyright Office Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Trade and Industry Trademarks and Patents Department
Kyrgyzstan Copyright Office State Service of Intellectual Property and Innovation under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzpatent) Web site
Industrial Property Office State Service of Intellectual Property and Innovation under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzpatent) Web site
Lao People’s Democratic Republic Industrial Property Office Department of Intellectual Property, Ministry of Science and Technology Web site
Latvia Copyright Office Ministry of Culture, Legal Division Web site
Industrial Property Office Patent Office of the Republic of Latvia Web site
Lebanon Copyright Office Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Office of Intellectual Property Department of Intellectual Property Directorate General of Economy and Trade Ministry of Economy and Trade Web site
Lesotho Copyright Office Ministry of Law and Constitutional Affairs Registrar General’s Office
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Law and Constitutional Affairs Registrar General’s Office
Liberia Copyright Office Liberia Copyright Office
Industrial Property Office Liberia Industrial Property Office (LIPO) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Libya Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Division National Bureau for Research and Development
Industrial Property Office The Industrial Research Center (IRC)
Liechtenstein Copyright Office Bureau of Intellectual Property Office of Economic Affairs Web site
Industrial Property Office Bureau of Intellectual Property Office of Economic Affairs Web site
Lithuania Copyright Office Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania, Copyright Division
Industrial Property Office State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania Web site
Luxembourg Copyright Office Ministère de l’économie et du Commerce extérieur, Direction de la propriété intellectuelle Web site
Industrial Property Office Ministère de l’économie et du Commerce extérieur, Direction de la propriété intellectuelle Web site
Madagascar Copyright Office Malagasy Copyright Office Ministry of Information, Culture and Communication Web site
Industrial Property Office Malagasy Industrial Property Office Web site
Malawi Copyright Office Copyright Society of Malawi (COSOMA) Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Culture
Industrial Property Office Department of the Registrar General Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs
Malaysia Copyright Office Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia Web site
Maldives Copyright Office Intellectual Property Unit Ministry of Economic Development
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Unit Ministry of Economic Development Web site
Mali Copyright Office Malian Copyright Office (BUMDA) Web site
Industrial Property Office Malian Centre for the Promotion of Industrial Property (CEMAPI) Ministry of Trade and Industry Web site
Malta Copyright Office The National IP Office of Malta Commerce Department Ministry for Fair Competition, Small Business and Consumers Web site Web site
Industrial Property Office The National IP Office of Malta Commerce Department, Ministry for Fair Competition, Small Business and Consumers Web site Web site
Mauritania Copyright Office Cultural Cooperation and Intellectual Property Department Directorate of Culture and Arts Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports
Industrial Property Office Directorate of Industry Ministry of Commerce, Industry, Handicraft and Tourism
Mauritius Copyright Office Mauritius Society of Authors (MASA) Ministry of Arts and Culture Web site Web site
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Office (IPO) Regional Integration and International Trade Ministry of Foreign Affairs Web site
Mexico Copyright Office National Copyrights Institute (INDAUTOR) Web site
Industrial Property Office Mexican Institute of Industrial Property Web site
Monaco Intellectual Property Offices Intellectual Property Division Directorate of Economic Expansion Department of Finance and Economy Web site
Mongolia Copyright Office Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia Web site
Montenegro Copyright Office Intellectual Property Office of Montenegro Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office of Montenegro Web site
Morocco Copyright Office Copyright Office of Morocco Web site
Industrial Property Office Moroccan Industrial and Commercial Property Office Web site
Mozambique Copyright Office Department of Copyright National Institute of Book and Records Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Institute (IPI) Ministry of Industry and Commerce Web site
Myanmar Copyright Office Ministry of Information and Culture
Industrial Property Office Department of Technical and Vocational Education Ministry of Science and Technology
Namibia Copyright Office Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) Copyright Services
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Trade and Industry Trade and Commerce Department
Nauru Copyright Office Department of Justice Office of the Registrar of Patents, Trade Marks and Copyright
Industrial Property Office Department of Justice Office of the Registrar of Patents, Trade Marks and Copyright
Nepal Copyright Office Nepal Copyright Registrar’s Office Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Industry Ministry of Industry Web site
Netherlands Copyright Office Ministry of Justice Directorate of Legislation Web site
Industrial Property Office Bureau of Intellectual Property Aruba
Industrial Property Office Bureau of Intellectual Property Curaçao Web site
Industrial Property Office NL Patent Office NL Agency Ministry of Economic Affairs Web site
New Zealand Copyright Office Intellectual Property Policy Group Competition, Trade and Investment Branch Ministry of Economic Development Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand (IPONZ) Ministry of Economic Development Web site
Industrial Property Office Office for Tokelau Affairs
Nicaragua Copyright Office Office Nacion de Derechos de Autor y Derechos Conexos Registro de la Propiedad Intelectual (RPI) Ministerio de Formento, Industria y Comercio (MIFIC) Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Registry (RPI) Ministry of Development, Industry and Trade (MIFIC) Web site
Niger Copyright Office Niger Copyright Office (BNDA) Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Direction of Innovation and Industrial property Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Promotion of young entrepreneurs
Nigeria Copyright Office Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) Federal Ministry of Information and Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Trademarks, Patents and Designs Registry Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment
Norway Copyright Office Norwegian Ministry of Cultural Affairs Department of Media and Copyright Web site
Industrial Property Office Patentstyret (Norwegian Industrial Property Office) Web site
Oman Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Department Ministry of Commerce and Industry Web site
Pakistan Copyright Office Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) Web site
Palau Industrial Property Office Ministry of Resources and Development
Panama Copyright Office Directorate General of Copyright Ministry of Commerce and Industries
Industrial Property Office Directorate General of the Industrial Property Registry Ministry of Commerce and Industries Web site Web site
Papua New Guinea Copyright Office Intellectual Property Office of Papua New Guinea (IPOPNG) Web site
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Trade and Industry Investment Promotion Authority (IPA) Intellectual Property Office of Papua New Guinea (IPOPNG) Web site
Paraguay Intellectual Property Offices Ministry of Industry and Trade Directorate General of Intellectual Property Web site
Peru Intellectual Property Offices Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM), National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Intellectual Property Protection (INDECOPI) Web site
Philippines Intellectual Property Offices Intellectual Property Office of Philippines (IPOPHIL) Web site
Poland Copyright Office The Intellectual Property and Media Department Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, Legal Office Web site
Industrial Property Office Polish Patent Office Web site
Portugal Copyright Office Bureau for Cultural Strategy, Planning and Assessment (GEPAC)
Industrial Property Office Portuguese Institute of Industrial Property Ministry of Justice Web site
Qatar Copyright Office Copyright Office, Competent administration Intellectual Property Center, Ministry of Justice
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Office Trademarks, Industrial Designs & G.I. Competent administration Ministry of Business and Trade, Department of Commercial Registration and Licensing
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Center Patents and Intergrated Circuits Competent administration Intellectual Property Center, Ministry of Justice
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Economy and Commerce
Republic of Korea Copyright Office Directorate-General of Copyright Policy, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Republic of Korea Web site
Industrial Property Office Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) Web site
Republic of Moldova Intellectual Property Offices State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) Web site
Romania Copyright Office Romanian Copyright Office (ORDA) Web site
Industrial Property Office State Office for Inventions and Trademarks Web site
Russian Federation Copyright Office Federal Service for Intellectual Property (ROSPATENT) Web site
Industrial Property Office Federal Service for Intellectual Property (ROSPATENT) Web site
Rwanda Copyright Office Office of the Registrar General Rwanda Development Board (RDB) Web site
Industrial Property Office Rwanda Development Board (RDB) Office of the Registrar General Web site
Saint Kitts and Nevis Intellectual Property Offices Intellectual Property Office The Registrar of IP
Saint Lucia Copyright Office Registry of Companies and Intellectual Property
Industrial Property Office Registry of Companies and Intellectual Property
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Copyright Office Commerce and Intellectual Property Office Web site
Industrial Property Office Commerce and Intellectual Property Office Web site
Samoa Copyright Office Registration of Companies and Intellectual Property Division (RCIP) Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Labour (MCIL) Web site
Industrial Property Office Registrar of Patents, Trade Marks and Industrial Designs Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Labour (MCIL)
San Marino Copyright Office Directorate of Economic and Social Affairs Department of External Affairs
Industrial Property Office Department of External Affairs State Office for Patents and Trademarks
Sao Tome and Principe Copyright Office Directorate General of Culture Arts and Entertainment Promotion Center Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Web site
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property National Service (SENAPI) Directorate of Industry Ministry of Planning and Development Web site
Saudi Arabia Copyright Office General Administration of Copyright Ministry of Culture and Information
Intellectual Property Offices The general Directorate of Industrial Property grants protection documents 1st innovation, layout designs and integrated circuits, plant varieties and industrial designs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia King Abdul-Aziz City for Science and Technology (KACST)
Intellectual Property Offices Trade Mark Section Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Senegal Copyright Office Ministry of Culture, Gender and Living Environment Senegalese Copyright Office
Industrial Property Office Senegalese Agency of Industrial Property and Innovation Techologique (ASPIT) Ministry of Trade, Industry and Handicraft Web site
Serbia Copyright Office Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia Department for Copyright and Related Rights and International Cooperation Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia Web site
Seychelles Copyright Office Cultural Property and Copyright Unit / Seychelles Authors and Composers Society (SACS), Ministry of Social Development and Culture, Department of Culture
Industrial Property Office Registration Division Department of Legal Affairs President’s Office
Sierra Leone Copyright Office Ministry of Culture and Tourism (Cultural Division), Sierra Leone Intellectual Property Organisation (SLIPO)
Industrial Property Office Administrator and Registrar-General’s Department
Singapore Copyright Office Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) Web site
Slovakia Copyright Office Media, Audiovisual and Copyright Department, Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Industrial Property Office of the Slovak Republic Web site
Slovenia Copyright Office Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) Ministry of Economic Development and Technology Web site
Industrial Property Office Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) Ministry of Economic Development and Technology Web site
Solomon Islands Copyright Office Ministry of Police and Justice Registrar-General’s Office
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Police and Justice Registrar-General’s Office
Somalia Copyright Office Ministry of Culture and Higher Education, Copyright Office
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Industry, Patents and Trade Marks Office
South Africa Copyright Office Department of Trade and Industry Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Trade and Industry Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) Web site
Spain Copyright Office Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports Directorate General of Cultural Industries, Policies and Books Deputy Directorate General for Intellectual Property Web site
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism Spanish Patent and Trademark Office Web site
Sri Lanka Copyright Office National Intellectual Property Office of Sri Lanka Web site
Industrial Property Office National Intellectual Property Office of Sri Lanka Web site
Sudan Copyright Office Ministry of Culture and Youth and Sports Federal Council for Literary and Artistic Works
Industrial Property Office Registrar General of Intellectual Property Ministry of Justice Web site
Suriname Intellectual Property Offices Bureau of Intellectual Property Ministry of Justice and Police
Swaziland Copyright Office Ministry of Commerce Industry and Trade Intellectual Property Office Web site
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Commerce Industry and Trade Intellectual Property Office Web site
Sweden Copyright Office Division of Intellectual Property and Transport Law Ministry of Justice Web site
Industrial Property Office Swedish Patent and Registration Office (SPRO) Web site
Switzerland Copyright Office Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property Web site
Industrial Property Office Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property Web site
Syrian Arab Republic Copyright Office Copyright Office Ministry of Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office Directorate of Commercial and Industrial Property Protection (DCIP) Ministry of Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Web site Web site
Tajikistan Copyright Office Agency of Copyright and Related Rights, Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office National Center for Patents and Information (NCPI) Ministry of Economic Development and Trade Web site
Thailand Copyright Office Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) Ministry of Commerce Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) Ministry of Commerce Web site Web site
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Copyright Office Copyright and Related Rights Department, Ministry of Culture (MoC)
Industrial Property Office State Office of Industrial Property (SOIP) Web site
Timor-Leste Intellectual Property Offices Department of the Legal and Treaties Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Intellectual Property Offices National Director of Human Rights and Citizenship Ministry of Justice Web site
Togo Copyright Office Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport, Togolese Copyright Office (BUTODRA) Web site
Industrial Property Office National Institute for Industrial Property and Technology (INPIT) Ministry of Trade, Industry, Transport and Development of the Free Zone
Tonga Copyright Office The Registry & Intellectual Property Office (RIPO) Ministry of Labour, Commerce and Industries Web site
Industrial Property Office The Registry & Intellectual Property Office (RIPO) Ministry of Labour, Commerce and Industries Web site
Trinidad and Tobago Intellectual Property Offices Intellectual Property Office Ministry of Legal Affairs Web site
Tunisia Copyright Office Tunisian Organism for the Protection of Authors’ Rights Web site
Industrial Property Office National Institute for Standardization and Industrial Property (INNORPI) Ministry of Industry and Technology Web site
Turkey Copyright Office Directorate General for Copyright Ministry of Culture and Tourism Web site Web site
Industrial Property Office Turkish Patent Institute Web site
Turkmenistan Intellectual Property Offices Patent Department Ministry of Economy and Development
Tuvalu Industrial Property Office Ministry of Trade, Commerce and Public Corporations
Uganda Copyright Office Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB)
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB)
Ukraine Copyright Office Ukranian Agency of Copyright and Related Rights Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine Web site
Industrial Property Office State Intellectual Property Service of Ukraine (SIPS) Web site
Industrial Property Office Ukrainian Institute of Industrial Property (SE UIPV) Web site
United Arab Emirates Copyright Office Copyright Department Ministry of Economy Web site
Industrial Property Office Department of Industrial Property Ministry of Economy Web site
Industrial Property Office Trademark Department Ministry of Economy
United Kingdom Copyright Office Intellectual Property Office Information Centre Web site
Industrial Property Office Intellectual Property Office Information Centre Web site
United Republic of Tanzania Copyright Office Copyright Society of Tanzania (COSOTA) Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA) Ministry of Industry and Trade Web site
Copyright Office Copyright Society of Zanzibar (COSOZA), Ministry of Constitutional Affairs and Good Governance
Industrial Property Office Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA) Ministry of Industry and Trade Web site
Industrial Property Office Registrar General’s Office Ministry of Justice and Constitutional’s Affairs
United States of America Copyright Office Library of Congress Copyright Office Web site
Industrial Property Office United States Department of Commerce United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Web site
Uruguay Copyright Office Copyright Council Ministry of Education and Culture Web site
Industrial Property Office National Directorate of Industrial Property Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining Web site
Uzbekistan Copyright Office Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan Web site Web site
Industrial Property Office Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan Web site
Vanuatu Copyright Office The Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Vanuatu, Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Industry
Industrial Property Office The Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Vanuatu, Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Industry
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Copyright Office Autonomous Service of Intellectual Property (SAPI) Ministry of Popular Power for Trade Web site
Industrial Property Office Autonomous Service of Intellectual Property (SAPI) Ministry of Popular Power for Trade Web site
Viet Nam Copyright Office Copyright Office of Viet Nam (COV) Web site
Industrial Property Office National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment Web site
Yemen Copyright Office Ministry of Culture
Industrial Property Office Ministry of Industry and Trade, General Department for Intellectual Property Protection Web site
Zambia Copyright Office Copyright Administration Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services (MIBS)
Industrial Property Office Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry Web site
Zimbabwe Copyright Office Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Office (ZIPO) Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs
Industrial Property Office Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Office (ZIPO) Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs

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