The International IP Helpdesks attended the IV edition of the Go Global Congress on November 20th in Feria Valencia (SPAIN). This event, organized by the Chamber of Commerce from Valencian Community, IVACE International and ICEX, is the reference of the Valencian Community for SMEs willing to internationalize their products and services.
Chile has just joined the TMClass database platform. This platform, implemented by the EUIPO and run by the EU Commission, is a harmonized database with more than 70,000 terms from which users can benefit from.
This tool contributes to the search and classification of products and services, making it easier for users who are willing to protect their trademarks. Moreover, this tool searches and translates in 44 languages.
With INAPI, 77 Offices have already joined the tool.
The International Trade Mark Association (INTA) and the Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI) issued their second report on the economic impact of registered trade marks on the economies of 10 Latin American countries. The first report published in 2016 focused on Colombia, Chile, Panama, Peru and Mexico. For this second edition were added the following five: Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Guatemala and the Dominican Republic.
Are you planning to grow your business in Peru? Do you know how to register your trade mark? This Factsheet is focused on the trade mark registration proceedings in Brazil to help you to avoid the most common mistakes during the registration of your trade mark.
The type of IP protection in Chile is very similar to that in Europe. Still, some differences do exist as regards the duration, geographical extent, and basic protection requirements.
The Argentinian trade mark office (INPI) has issued Resolution 288/2019 this week, outlining new proceedings for the filing of trade mark applications in Argentina.
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.
Although IPRs tend to be associated to technological industries, companies operating in the fashion and related industries also benefit from them. IPR protection is the cornerstone to fight against piracy and counterfeiting, preventing free riding of your commercial and innovative efforts.
BLISSAKKO is a French SME active in the field of healthy living created by Lucas, a French lifestyle coach, and Juan, a Spanish entrepreneur.