Receive Pro Bono Advice from WIPO GREEN Partners

November 26, 2020

From 2020, WIPO GREEN reinstates its pro bono advice program, with services offered by two partners, Sagacious IP and Sidley Austin LLP.

Support on intellectual property issues and beyond

Sagacious IP, an intellectual property (IP) research and consulting firm headquartered in India, offers 300 hours of pro bono advice as part of its contribution to WIPO GREEN. This offer comprises services to WIPO GREEN users for global patent research, green technology scouting, and advisory services and support for patent licensing and IP transfer deals.

Sidley Austin LLP, an international law firm with 2,000 employees, offers legal support to WIPO GREEN users as part of their Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program. The program is not limited to IP issues.

Please note that queries related to securing patent drafting and prosecution in Colombia, Ecuador, Morocco, Peru, the Philippines, and South Africa should be referred to WIPO’s Inventor Assistance Program.

Follow the updates on the WIPO GREEN website for further information on eligibility criteria and the application process.


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