World Intellectual Property Organization

Schedule of Fees

As applicable in accordance with Articles 18 and19 of the Rules for Mediation of a Dispute in Relation to a Standard Material Transfer Agreement.*

(All amounts are in United States dollars)

Type of Fee Amount in Dispute Fees
Administration Fee Up to $2.5M $500
Over  $2.5M $1,000
Mediator Fee Up to $2.5M Unless the Parties agree otherwise, a rate of $300 per hour as agreed by the Administrator in consultation with the Parties and the mediator, capped at a maximum of $10,000.
Over  $2.5M Unless the Parties agree otherwise, a rate of $300 per hour as agreed by the Administrator in consultation with the Parties and the mediator, capped at a maximum of $20,000.

*Any changes to the Schedule of Fees will be announced on the website of the Administrator at http://www.wipo.int/amc/en/center/specific-sectors/biodiversity/itpgrfa.

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