Patent, Trademark and Copyright Offices

slide01 United States Patent and Trademark Office

slide01United States Copyright Office

slide02World Intellectual Property Organization

slide03Mexican Institute of Industrial Property

slide04Canadian Intellectual Property Office

slide05European Patent Organisation

slide06Patent Office: State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C (SIPO)

slide06Trademark Office: State Administration for Industry and Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (SAIC)

slide09National Institute of Industrial Property: Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (INPI)

slide08Japan Patent Office (JPO), Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

slide10Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO)

slide07Office of the Controller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks; Ministry of Commerce and Industry

slide12Patent Office of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf

globeOther Global Intellectual Property Offices

Patent and Trademark Search and Ordering Resources

US PTO Patent Database
US PTO Trademark Database
Delphion Intellectual Property Network (formerly IBM Patent Server)
MicroPatent
The International Property Rights Index 2016

 

Intellectual Property Laws and Regulations

Patents

United States Code – Title 35
Patent Regulations
Patent Cooperation Treaty
USPTO Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP)

Copyrights

United States Code – Title 17
Copyright Regulations

Trademarks

Trademark Regulations

Federal Courts

Federal Judiciary Homepage

United States Supreme Court

United States Supreme Court
Selected Copyright Decisions of the Supreme Court
Selected Patent Decisions of the Supreme Court

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Federal Circuit Home Page
Federal Circuit Precedential Opinions

Regional United States Courts of Appeals

United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

United States District Courts

Federal Judiciary Links

Federal Court Rules

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Federal Rules of Evidence

Intellectual Property Law Organizations

American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law
American Intellectual Property Law Association
Houston Intellectual Property Law Association
IEEE-USA Intellectual Property Committee
Licensing Executives Society
Patent and Trademark Office Society

Law Libraries

University of Texas Law Library
University of Houston Law Library
Cornell University Law Library — Legal Information Institute
Georgetown University Law Library
U.S. House of Representatives Law Library

Miscellaneous

Federal Circuit Case Search
Inventure Place — The National Inventor’s Hall of Fame
Software Patent Institute
Free Patents Online
United States Supreme Court Intellectual Property Decision