AIPPI - International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, known as AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle), is the world’s leading non-profit association dedicated to the development and improvement of laws for the protection of intellectual property. It is a politically neutral, non-profit organization, based in Switzerland with over 8000 members worldwide from 131 countries.

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"AIPPI believes that the execution, the implementation and the consequent effects of a waiver in various legal systems should be appropriately assessed before any change or waiver is effected".

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Lord Justice Arnold will speak to #AIPPI members about his thoughts on how arbitration could be utilised to resolve #FRAND disputes involving standard essential patents. AIPPI UK is inviting other AIPPI national group members to attend.

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Value generation and business growth through IP protection: the new challenge for the #AIPPI Italian group.

Read this short article by Alessandra Vitagliano, Head of the Italian AIPPI Companies Group.

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