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Useful Links

News:
EPO on Twitter - EPOorg
EPO News - EPO
US PTO on Twitter - USPTO
UK IPO news update - UKIPONews
IPKat Blog - IPKAT
WIPO News - WIPO

Official Intellectual Property Offices:
List of Intellectual Property Offices - PatOff
List of National Trade Mark Databases - TMBase

Selected Intellectual Property Office links:
UK Intellectual Property Office - UK IPO
- Patent, Trade Mark and Design Searches - UK Search
- File inspection - Ipsum
US Patent and Trademark Office - USPTO
- Patent Search - US Pat Inf
- File inspection - Pair
- Trademark Search - TESS
German Patent and Trade Mark Office - DPMA
- Patent Search - DEPATIS
- Trade Mark Search - DPMA
Japanese Patent Office - JPO
- Patent, TM and Design Search - JSearch
European Patent Office - EPO
- Patent search - World Esp@cenet
- File inspection - EPO Register
EU Trade Mark and Design Registry - OHIM
- Registered Trade Mark Search (CTM) - CTM-Online
- Registered Trade Mark Search (National EU) - TMView
- Registered Design Search - RCD-Online
World Intellectual Property Organization - WIPO
- Patent Application Search - PCT
- Trade Mark Search - Madrid
- Registered Design Search - Hague

Miscellaneous databases:
Google US Patent Search - Google
Court decisions - Bailii
UK Statutes - OPSI
WikiPatents - WikiP
UK company names - Webcheck
UK domain name register - Nominet
US domain name register - Internic
International domain name coordination - Icann

Professional and governmental bodies:
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills - BIS
UK Technology Strategy Board - InnovateUK
Intellectual Property Awareness Network - IPAN
EU IP Awareness and Enforcement - InnovAccess
IPR Helpdesk for EU funded projects - IPR-Help
IPR issues for the on-line market place - iComp
Licensing Executives Society International - LESI
Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys - CIPA
Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys - ITMA
European Patent Institute - EPI