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World Intellectual Property Organization

Also called WIPO. An agency of the United Nations that seeks to protect intellectual property globally. It administers a number of international treaties and provides information about and for patent offices (or the equivalent) in most countries. It was established in 1967 and is based in Geneva.
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We also ranked 2nd in the World Intellectual Property Office Global Innovation Index, which looks at the best places in the world to create, protect and enforce IP; and the UK also has world-leading IP professional services companies.

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