Republika Slovenija

The Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (SIPO)

is an autonomous body within the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology. It is responsible for the field of industrial property and copyright.

SIPO grants protection for the following industrial property rights: patents, supplementary protection certificates, industrial designs, trademarks, topographies of integrated circuits and geographical indications, with exception of agricultural products and foodstuffs.

It issues permits to collecting societies of authors and holders of related rights for collective administration of their rights and supervises the functioning of collecting societies. It prepares intellectual property legislation, carries out documentation activities and provides services to the public.


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Change of office hours at SIPO
As of 14 October 2013


WIPO regional conference on good governance of collective management organizations
8-9 October 2014, Ljubljana - Cankarjev dom Culture and Congress Centre
Vesna Stanković Juričić appointed Director of SIPO
Appointed as of 23 January 2014
Slovenia joins Designview
OHIM Cooperation Fund project successfully implemented
Change of office hours at SIPO
As of 14 October 2013
Acting Director appointed
Vesna Stanković Juričić

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