General IP Law Resources

American Bar Association (ABA)
American Intellectual Property Law (AIPLA)
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
U.S. International Trade Commission
Licensing Executives Society (LES)
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC)
U.S. Patent Litigation Statistics
Hong Kong Intellectual Property Office
Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks
World Intellectual Property Association
Patent Law Resources

Patent Law: An Overview
United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Google Patents
Free Patents Search Tool
Delphion Patent Research Site
SIRCh: Chemical Patent Searching
A FREE patent search tool
Edison’s Patents
Software Patent Institute (SPI)
Public Patent Foundation at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
IFI CLAIMS® Patent Databases
Peer To Patent
Free Patents Crazy Patents
MIT Library Patents Guides
Patent Commons Project
Schreyer Business Library’s Patent Search Tutorial
Chinese Patent Office (SIPO)
European Patent Office (EPO)
Japanese Patent Office (JPO)
Taipei Patent Office (TIPO)
The Six Pieces of the Patent Idea Puzzle
USPTO: How to Get a Patent
Why Patent My Invention and Other Patent Information
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights
WikiPatents Community
Trademark Law Resources

United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Cornell: Trademark law: an overview
USPTO Trademark Law
US Trademarks Basic Facts
International Trademark Law Treaty
Trademark Electronic Business Center
US Acceptable Identification of Goods and Services Manual
USPTO Design Search Code Manual
Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (TMEP) – 5th Edition
Trademark Applications and Registrations Retrieval (TARR)
Trademark Related Forms
Trademark Document Retrieval.
Canadian Trademark Law
Trademark Official Gazette
Changes To Requirements For Maintaining Trademark Registrations
Canadian Trade-marks Database
Guide To Implementation Of Madrid Protocol In The United States
U.S. Customs Intellectual Property Rights e-Recordation (IPRR) Application
Madrid Trademark System
European Communities Trademark Association
European Organization for the Harmonization of the Internal Markets
Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks
Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks
Vienna Agreement Establishing an International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks
International Trademark Association (INTA)
Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Manual of Procedure (TBMP)
Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Inquiry System.
Final Decisions of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB)
Trademark Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
California Trademark Law
New York Trademark Law
Texas Trademark Law
Texas Trademark Law
Trade Secret Law Resources

What is a Trade Secret?
Uniform Trade Secrets Act
U.S. Code TITLE 18 § 1831. Economic Espionage
Design Patent Law Resources

Design Patents
What Are Design Patents and When Are They Useful?
A Guide to Filing a Design Patent Application
US Design Patents – Classification and Popularity
Design Patents: Sailing Through the PTO
Elements of a Design Patent Application
Design Patents Vs Other Types of Intellectual Property, Definition of Design
Copyright Law Resources

United States Copyright Office
Copyright: An Overview
Copyrights Crash Course from UT System
The Copyright Website
Search copyright information
Copyright Information Circulars and Factsheets
Taking the Mystery Out of Copyright
Copyright & Intellectual Property Policies
Copyright Royalty Board
Intellectual Property and the National Information Infrastructure
CHAPTER 9. Fair Use
WIPO Study on Limitations and Exceptions of Copyright and Related Rights in the Digital Environment
American Civil Liberties Union
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
Associating of Information Technology Professionals
Association for the Protection of Internet Copyright
Broadcast Music Inc.
Center for Democracy and Technology
Computer and Communications Industry Association
Software Developers Forum
Software Publishers Association
Telecommunications Industry Association