INTA (The International Trademark Association)
INTA is the global association of trademark owners and professionals dedicated to supporting trademarks and related intellectual property in order to protect consumers and to promote fair and effective commerce and headquartered in Newyork City.
AIPPI (INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PROTECTION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY)
AIPPI It is the oldest global association for the protection of intellectual property and has the respect and ear of governments and global organizations, such as the World Intellectual Property Organization and the World Trade Organization. Since it was founded in 1897, AIPPI has been consulted (and still is) by decision makers worldwide on current intellectual property issues.
LES (LICENSING EXECUTIVES SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL)
The Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) is an association of 32 national and regional Member Societies comprised of men and women who have an interest in the transfer of technology, or licensing of intellectual property rights – from technical know how and patented inventions to software, copyright and trademarks. It is strictly non-political and is free to grow by the creation of member societies throughout the world irrespective of politics or the state of technology development. LES International has a constitution and by-laws.
ECTA (EUROPEAN COMMUNITES TRADEMARK ASSOCIATION)
ECTA brings together persons and companies practising or engaged in the Member States of the European Union in the fields of trademarks, designs and related IP rights. This includes attorneys, lawyers practising in industry and private practice, advisors, agents and all others who can be considered specialist practitioners in these areas.
TOBB (The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey)
The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) is the highest legal entity in Turkey representing the private sector. Similar to the patterns of guilds and syndicates, which traditionally organized and represented tradesmen and producers throughout the Turkish History, TOBB, too, adopted a representative role in a democratic and modern society. Today, TOBB has 365 members in the form of local chambers of commerce, industry, commerce and industry, maritime commerce and commodity exchanges.
PEM (Patent and Trademark Attorneys Association)
Turkey Patent and Trademark Attorneys Association established in 1998 and headquarted in Ankara. The Association aims to create an effective infrastructure to deliver services more efficient in the sector.