- The CIPC IP Market Place is a meeting place for buyers and sellers of patented intellectual property rights, ideas and innovations.Individuals may advertise their own intellectual property rights for purchase, licensing or franchising.
- It can also be used when searching for IP rights to purchase, licensing or franchising, or when you are looking for partners for innovation projects that builds on patentable knowledge.
- It is however, advisable for advertisers and buyers alike to seek the assistance of the patent attorneys or other professionals for the purpose of determining the value of the patent, idea or innovation they may be offering or interested in.
- The negotiation of the transaction is a private matter between buyer and seller.
- The Patent Office can not accept any responsibility for any negative outcome of such a transaction. Please read the terms and conditions for using the Marketplace.

The diagram below illustrate how the IP market place process works step by step.

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From the 18th of November 2013, sellers and buyers will be able to meet and exchange information on tradable IP rights.