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Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OAPI)
Title: Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OAPI)
Title alternative: African Intellectual Property Organization (AIPO)
URL: http://www.oapi.int/
Creator: Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle
Abstract: Patent rights being essentially a factor of development, and the body, which manages it necessarily, has a triple mission
* Issuing of protection titles
Registration and issuing of titles, following a procedure common to all member state, on the basis of the Bangui Agreement and other regulatory texts.
* Documentation and information
The Bangui Agreement makes it an obligation to AIPO to publish by way of information the essential content of the titles which it issues.
* Involvement in development
AIPO puts in place a programme of information, sensitisation, training and of assistance to the promotion of invention and innovation, directed to the different levels of society where there is a need for patent rights law. [according to site editor's information]
Keywords: African international organizations; Intellectual property; International patent and licence transactions; International intellectual property law; Patent system; Trade marks
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Politics » Human Rights & Law
Location of the site's editor: Cameroon
Resource type: Economic Societies, Professional Organisations, Trade Associations, Pressure Groups;
International and supranational Organisations
Language: English; French
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