Korean Intellectual Property Office

The Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) is the patent office and intellectual property office of South Korea. In 2000, the name of the office was changed from "Korean Industrial Property Office" to "Korean Intellectual Property Office".[1] It is located in Daejeon Metropolitan City.[2]

On 23 June 2009, the KIPO signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Eurasian Patent Organization.[3][vague]

See also


  1. ^ KIPO web site, KIPO's history. Consulted on January 20, 2008.
  2. ^ KIPO web site, Contact Us. Consulted on January 20, 2008.
  3. ^ "Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO)". www.eapo.org.

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