Useful links, addresses and data bases

Useful addresses

Our partners in the Patent Cell

Belgian Office for Intellectual Property - OPRI

FPS Economy SMEs, Self-Employed and Energy 
North Gate III
Koning Albertlaan II 16 
1000 Brussels
Tel. : 02/277 90 11 
Fax : 02/277 52 61 
http://economie.fgov.be/en/entreprises/Intellectual_property/Aspects_ins...

Benelux Office for Intellectual Property - BOIP

15 Bordewijklaan
2591 XR Den Haag
The Netherlands
Tel. : +31/70/349 11 11 Fax : +31/70/347 57 08
http://www.boip.int

 

Experts

 

International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property - AIPPI

Contact : Dominique Kaesmacher
Kirkpatrick SA
Avenue Wolfers 32
1310 La Hulpe (Brussels)
Tel. : 02/652.16.00 Fax 02/652.19.00
d.kaesmacher@kirkpatrick.eu
http://www.aippi.org

Benelux Association of Trademark and Design Law - BMM

secretariaat@bmm.nl

Belgian Chamber of Inventors

Dieleghem Steenweg 80 - 1090 Brussels
Tel : 02.732.76.00 - Fax : 02.732.69.60
E-mail : asbl.cbi@chello.be
http://users.telenet.be/cbi/

Accredited patent agents

Consult here the list of agents.

BVOIE

Belgische Vereniging der Ondernemingsraadplegers in Industriële Eigendom
p/a Agfa-Gevaert n.v. Septestraat, 27
2640 Mortsel
Contactpersoon: Francis Leyder, Voorzitter
Tel. : 064.51.40.92
francis.leyder@skynet.be

Useful links

General information

·         IPR-Helpdesk : http://www.iprhelpdesk.eu 

·         World Intellectual Property Organisation - KMO-informatie: http://www.wipo.int/sme/en/  

·         FPS Economy - De l’invention au brevet

·         Patlib - http://www.epo.org/searching/patlib.html

 

Services and administration

·         European Commission - EU Single Market - Intellectual Property

·         INPI - Institut National de la Propriété Industrielle - Patent office in France : http://www.inpi.fr

·         Japan Patent Office : http://www.jpo.go.jp/

·         List of national patent offices : http://www.pcug.org.au/~arhen/

·         EOB - European Patent Office : http://www.epo.org/index.html

·         Community Plant Variety Office : http://www.cpvo.europa.eu

·         OAMI - Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market : https://oami.europa.eu/ohimportal/en/

·         WIPO - World Intellectual Property Organisation : http://www.wipo.int

·         Belgian Office for Intellectual Property (OPRI): http://economie.fgov.be/en/entreprises/Intellectual_property/Aspects_ins...

·         International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV): http://www.upov.int/

·         US Patent and Trade Office - USPTO - Octrooibureau in de Verenigde Staten : http://www.uspto.gov

 

Databases (free of charge)

Patent databases

·         DEPATISNET - Patent office Germany : www.depatisnet.de

·         ESPACENET - European patent office : http://worldwide.espacenet.com/

·         EPOLINE - European Patent Register : publicly available information on European patent applications as they pass through the grant procedure : http://www.epo.org/register

·         INPI - French Office for Industrial property : http://www.inpi.fr/fr/services-et-prestations/bases-de-donnees-gratuites...

·         USPTO - Patent office United States : http://www.uspto.gov/patft/index.html

Databases patent classifications

·         International classification : http://www.wipo.int/classifications/en/

·         American classification : http://www.uspto.gov/go/classification/

·         Classification CPC : http://worldwide.espacenet.com/classification?locale=en_EP

Databases trademarks and designs

·         Benelux : http://register.boip.int

·         Europe : http://oami.europa.eu/ows/rw/pages/QPLUS/databases/databases.en.do

·         International : http://www.wipo.int/ipdl/en/index.jsp

Regional innovation aid

·         Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology: http://www.iwt.be

·         INNOVIRIS, Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation : http://www.innoviris.be/

·         Brussels Agency for the Enterprise : http://www.abe-bao.be/

Miscellaneous

·         On the following website the EPO offers a large number of links to subjects in the field of IP: http://www.epo.org/searching.html