An increase awareness of health is the main boost for Superfoods. A great number of them come from Latin America, representing an interesting business opportunity. Check this Infographic to learn about the business opportunities and how IP can benefit Superfood's exploitation.
The DNPI, Uruguay’s IP Office, has published on August 20th resolution Nº6/2019 introducing a Pilot Program for accelerated examination of patent and utility model applications where patents have already been granted for the same invention in another territory. This program will start on September 1st of this year.
Following this pilot DNPI will consider as validated the substantive examination of a patent application in the following cases:
European SMEs seeking to expand their businesses towards the Latin American region consider the Internet as a preferential channel to do so. With the Internet being such an easy entrance for new products and services, it can also be used by forgers from all over the world as an instrument to sell counterfeit goods or commit any kind of Intellectual Property (IP) frauds.
This infographic will provide you with an overview of the results of the China, Latin America and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesks, presented during our annual stakeholder meeting, for the July 2015 - January 2018 period.