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WIPO Standards provide a framework for working with information in intellectual property documents.

Using WIPO Standards helps intellectual property offices around the globe work in a more efficient, harmonious, and timely fashion.

WIPO Standards also greatly simplify both international cooperation among offices and use by the public of intellectual property information.

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WIPO Standards Brochure

The common framework for intellectual property information and documentation.

WIPO Handbook

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The WIPO Handbook provides authoritative documentation of intellectual property information from around the world, including WIPO Standards, Recommendations, and Guidelines.

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Committee on WIPO Standards (CWS)

The CWS is the collaborative international forum for discussing and developing WIPO Standards, as well as other matters relating to intellectual property information and documentation.