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World Intellectual Property Indicators

China drives global patent applications to a new record in 2015; demand increases for other intellectual property rights.

IP Everywhere

Creative uses of IP turn up in unexpected places, including the curious case of Mother Teresa’s blue and white sari.

Marrakesh Treaty: bringing books to blind people

A new treaty helps hundreds of millions of people living with visual impairments around the world.

GII 2017: Innovation Feeding the World

Switzerland, Sweden, the Netherlands, the USA and the UK are the world’s most-innovative countries, while a group of nations including India, Kenya, and Viet Nam are outperforming their development-level peers, according to the Global Innovation Index 2017 co-authored by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

PCT Inventors

Which famous musicians are also listed as inventors on international patent applications filed via WIPO?

Trademarks Trending

The International Trademark System notches its 100th member with Indonesia’s accession.

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