To help you learn more about intellectual property law, we provide the following links for government agencies, organizations, journals, databases and bar information. Please use the links to the left to move between each section of links.

Lewis & Clark Links

Lewis & Clark Law Review
Intellectual Property Student Organization
Oregon Intellectual Property Newsletter

U.S. Government Agencies

U.S. Copyright Office
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)
U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC)

International Government Agencies

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
European Patent Office (EPO)
Japanese Patent Office (JPO)
IP Australia
Belgian Office for Intellectual Property (OPRI)
Brazilian Industrial Property Office
Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Croatia State Intellectual Property Office
Danish Patent Office
Finland National Board of Patents & Registration
France Industrial Property Institute*
German Patent & Trademark Office*
Hellenic Industrial Property Organization
Hong Kong Intellectual Property Department
Hungarian Patent Office
Italian Patent & Trademark Office
Luxembourg Intellectual Property Service*
Mexico Intellectual Property Institute
Monaco Intellectual Property Division*
New Zealand Intellectual Property Office
Portugal National Institute for Industrial Property*
Romania State Office for Inventions & Trademarks
Swedish Patent & Registration Office
Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property
United Kingdom Patent Office

* site does not have an English language mirror


American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Bar Association
Section of Intellectual Property Law
Federal Circuit Bar Association
Intellectual Property Owners (IPO) Association
Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)
Licensing Executives Society (USA & Canada)
Patent & License Exchange
American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (ASCAP)
Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)
Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)
Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)


American Intellectual Property Law Association
Journal of the Patent & Trademark Office Society
Federal Circuit Bar Association
The WIPO Journal
Berkeley Technology Law Journal
Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal
Harvard Journal of Law & Technology
Hastings Communications & Entertainment Law Journal
IDEA: Journal of Law & Technology
John Marshall Journal of Computer & Information Law
Journal of Intellectual Property (Chicago/Kent)
Journal of Science & Technology Law
Journal of Technology Law & Policy
Michigan Telecommunications & Technology Law Review
Richmond Journal of Law & Technology
Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal
Santa Clara Computer & High Technology Law Journal
Stanford Technology Law Review
Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal


Copyright Clearance Center (CCC)
USPTO Patent Bibliographic Database
IBM Intellectual Property Network
Derwent Patent & Scientific Information Database
esp@cenet Technology & Patent Database
PCT Application Database

Bar Information

For information regarding registration to practice as a patent agent or attorney before the USPTO, please review the following notice.

Patent Resources Group
Practicing Law Institute Patent Bar Review
Institute for Patent Studies Homestudy