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Intellectual Property Research Guide: Databases

The Intellectual Property Research Guide covers resources for researching patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, right of publicity, and other areas of intellectual property law.

About Databases

This page lists databases for searching for cases, statutes, regulations, agency manuals and publications, and pending/registered patents, copyrights, or trademarks.


Use the links below to access information and links to IP databases. 

Cases - For databases with court opinions. 

IP Applications/Registrations - For databases for searching pending/registered patents or trademarks, registered copyrights, or domain names. 

Regulations - For databases with agency regulations, manuals, and other publications. 

Statutes - For databases with statutes.

Treaties and Foreign Laws - For databases with treaties and foreign laws. 

Forms - For databases with forms.

Journals - For article databases.

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