Industrial Property Rights

Industrial property rights are national or regional exclusive rights for the protection of inventions, products, methods, services, designs and marks. Industrial property rights grant the exclusive right to their proprietor to manufacture, advertise, sell, use, export, import or otherwise commercialize the protected goods and services.

The most important industrial property rights are patents, trade marks, utility models and registered designs.

Patents and Utility Models

Trade Marks


Obtaining Industrial Property Rights

Further information can be found in our FAQ on industrial property rights.