Notable People in IP
Local patent statistics:
U.S. patent statistics:
U.S. Patent Statistics – USPTO calendar and fiscal year statistics.
U.S. Patent All Technologies – US Patent calendar year statistics - all technologies (1989-2014)
U.S. Patent Dashboard – USPTO patents production data visualization
International patent statistics:
European patents and patent applications – Annual statistics on European patents and patent applications.
WIPO Intellectural Property Statistics – International statistics on patents, utility models, marks, industrial designs, plant varieties and microorganisms.
Trilateral Statistical Reports (EPO, JPO, USPTO) – Annual patent statistics compiled by the European Patent Office, Japan Patent Office and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
IP5 Statistics Reports- Include more detailed breakdowns of filings by technical areas in Chapter 4.
OECD Statistics - Patents – Statistical reports and studies of scientific and technical research, funding and patent output. (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)
International IP offices:
Directory of Intellectual Property Offices (from WIPO) - Alphabetical List of Intellectual Property Offices, including contract details and web sites.
PCT Resources (WIPO) - Includes legal, filing information and training documents.
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) - WIPO is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is dedicated to developing a balanced and accessible international intellectual property (IP) system, which rewards creativity, stimulates innovation and contributes to economic development while safeguarding the public interest.