Intellectual property rights

Working in Europe | Intellectual Property Rights | Bosnia and Herzegovina

Forms of intellectual property

Industrial property:

  • patent
  • commodity and service mark,
  • industrial design and
  • geographical indications
  • copyright and related rights.

The Institute is responsible for performing professional and administrative activities in the field of intellectual property for the following:

a) the area of protection of industrial property,
b) the area of copyright and related rights,
c) the area of intellectual property protection


World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) maintains a detailed list of all relevant laws, implementing rules and regulations and treaty memberships and approvals, regarding IPR in Bosnia & Herzegovina


Institute for intellectual property of Bosnia & Herzegovina is in charge for dealing with intellectual property issues.