This guide provides an overview of Intellectual Property (IP) protection strategy for EU SMEs specifically on how to be ready before, during and after a trade fair or exhibition in China, South-East Asia and Latin-America.
The German SME ‘Fordermorder GmbH’, specialised in the manufacturing of machine components, decided to expand their business to Latin America and Argentina was selected as the first destination.
Mercadodepulgas.com is a successful Spanish start-up that runs an online platform where users can buy and sell second-hand products. Sofas, bikes, electronic devices and the like are exchanged in the platform. The website and app have become very popular due to the ease of its use and its effectiveness in allowing users to get in touch.
The Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI) has announced that it has ordered the destruction of a record 5,087,662 counterfeiting products during the year 2019. These destructions were carried out by IMPI in collaboration with the National Corporate Counsels Association, the American Chamber of Commerce in Mexico and the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.
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.
Boost2Party S.L. is a Spanish SME dedicated to online selling of costumes, accessories and party decorations. With their own online shop and running in 10 European countries, they decided on expanding to Latin America. First in their list was Mexico, and to save costs, they opted for using the online market platform, Amazon.
Ce document vise à vous fournir un aperçu de la protection des Droits d’Auteurs au sein de la Communauté Andine. Une série de recommandations quant à la stratégie à suivre dans ces pays est aussi inclue dans ce document.
Dieser Leitfaden enthält eine allgemeine Beschreibung des Urheberrechtsschutzes innerhalb der Andengemeinschaft. Er enthält ferner eine Reihe von Empfehlungen, die bei der Entwicklung einer Schutzstrategie in diesen Ländern zu berücksichtigen sind.
This document will provide you with an overview of Copyright protection within the Andean Community. It also includes a set of recommendation to follow when elaborating a protection strategy in these countries.
Esta Guía le proporcionará una descripción general de la protección de derechos de autor dentro de la Comunidad Andina. También incluye un conjunto de recomendaciones a tener en cuenta a la hora de elaborar una estrategia de protección en estos países.