This page documents official policies maintained by the Unicode Consortium. The Consortium may add further policies as appropriate in the future. The Technical Committees also have established Procedures that govern the workings of those committees. See also Technical Stability Policies.
Resolutions of the Technical Committees on external issues of particular public importance to the computing industry are documented on Unicode Consortium Public Positions.
|Intellectual Property Rights||Corporate Governance|
|Intellectual Property Rights||Antitrust|
|Confidential Data||Code of Conduct|
|Font Submission||General Privacy|
|Patents||Technical Committee Procedures|
|Intellectual Property, Licensing & Technical Contribution Policies|
The Consortium has a policy regarding intellectual property rights governing submission of documents or materials.
The Consortium has a policy regarding handling company confidential and private data submitted via e-mail or into technical committee document registers.
Fonts submitted to the Consortium as part of standardization related work are subject to the Font Submission Policy.
Policies governing the Unicode Consortium’s marks and logos are explained in the Trademark Policy page.
Translations of certain web pages are allowed by the Consortium, subject to the conditions set forth on the Translation Policies page.
Policies governing the ethics and legal requirements for directors, officers, and employees of the Consortium are explained in the Unicode Consortium Code of Conduct document.
Policies governing conflicts of interest for directors and officers of the Consortium are explained in the Unicode Conflict of Interest Policy document.