General Activities

Welcome on AIPPI Switzerland website!

AIPPI Switzerland is the Swiss National Group of AIPPI.

AIPPI, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle), is the world’s leading organization dedicated to the improvement and protection of intellectual property. It aims at improving and promoting the protection of intellectual property on both international and national bases. We pursue this objective by working for the development, expansion and improvement of international and regional treaties and agreements and national laws relating to intellectual property. AIPPI is a politically neutral non-profit organization, which currently has over 9000 members representing more than 100 countries. Membership is open to anyone with an interest in intellectual property. Learn more about AIPPI International on

AIPPI Switzerland is a member within the worldwide AIPPI community. While we engage in legal research and education on intellectual property topics and regularly organize seminars and networking events in Switzerland, we actively participate in international congresses and support the improvement and harmonization of international legislations promoted by AIPPI.

The Swiss Study Reports are published in “sic! Zeitschrift für Immaterialgüter-, Informations- und Wettbewerbsrecht”. All national Study Reports and AIPPI Resolution can be found under

Learn more about our events and seminars under

If you wish to apply for membership, please see [link]

Association’s statutes (Statuts_AIPPI_FR or Statuten_AIPPI_DE)

For any other question and query please contact:, or Mr. Gilles Pfend, Katzarov SA, Avenue des Morgines 12 – 1213 Petit-Lancy, at our secretariat.