Today is World Intellectual Property Day!
World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated on April 26 of every year to “raise awareness of how patents, copyright, trademarks and designs impact on daily life” and “to celebrate creativity, and the contribution made by creators and innovators to the development of societies across the globe”.
This year, World IP Day will explore how innovation is making our lives healthier, safer, and more comfortable, turning problems into progress. Across the globe organization will explore how the intellectual property system supports innovation by attracting investment, rewarding creators, encouraging them to develop their ideas, and ensuring that their new knowledge is freely available so that tomorrow’s innovators can build on today’s new technology.
— WIPO (@WIPO) April 25, 2017
If you have any questions regarding trademarks, copyright and intellectual property or need additional information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org