How could I protect my idea in Mercosur and Chile?

Ideas "per se" cannot be protected unless they are kept as a secret. Regardless of which Intellectual Property allow you to protect certain aspects of your business such as:

  • Names, logos or signs: Trademarks
  • Inventions: Patents
  • External appearance of an object: Designs
  • Scientific, literary or artistic creations (including software): Copyright
  • Other such as Appellations of Origin or Plant Varieties