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Monday, April 26, 2010

World Intellectual Property Organization created
Andrew Morgan at 12:00 AM ET

On April 26, 1970, the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) went into force, creating WIPO. WIPO is a United Nations agency that works to promote intellectual property rights in the international community. Today, 184 nations have signed the convention.

Learn more about WIPO.




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