We are part of a network of Organisations and entities operating around the world whose mission is to promote and protect Industrial Property and Related Rights.
INPI is the entity responsible for granting exclusive rights over patents, trademarks and designs in Portugal. But wealso promote this protection abroad by participating in a number of international projects and partnerships of strategic interest.
We are currently involved in several international initiatives of great interest to Portugal, as part of strengthening the Industrial Property System.
Ibero-American Industrial Property Program
The Ibero-American Industrial Property Program (IBEPI) is an International cooperation Organisation in the field of Industrial Property established between countries of the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America.
The objective of this alliance is to promote the development and integration of the Iberian and Latin American countries through the strategic use of Industrial Property to increase the competitiveness of the countries involved in the project.
IBEPI is composed by the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Spain, Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Dominican Republic an Uruguay.