The United States publishes a yearly Special Report on the adequacy and effectiveness of trading partners on Intellectual Property protection. According to the Special Report 301 of the Office of the United States Trade Reperesentative (USTR), Argentina, Chile and Venezuela are in the Priority Watch List. This means that the US will increase bilateral engagement with these countries on piracy and counterfeiting and the protection of the IP rights.
The Venezuela´s Autonomous Service of Intellectual Property (SAPI) has recently published an article on international agreements ratified by Venezuela in relation to Intellectual Property.
Go to SAPI’s website to read in spanish the whole article on this topic (link).
For more information on IP in Venezuela, please have a look at our factsheet.