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.
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.
La mayoría de los productos de las TIC requieren de la implementación de diferentes tecnologías y creaciones de cara a ser operativos o tener mayor atractivo. De manera que configurar una estrategia de derechos de PI adaptada a las necesidades específicas es esencial antes de empezar a comercializar este tipo de productos.
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.
Are you planning to export to Brazil? Do you have your trademark registered with the INPI? This Factsheet will provide you with practical information, methods and strategies to protect you from counterfeiters in Brazil. Do not miss our tips on border measures aimed to prevent the entry of fake goods in the national territory.
Is somebody using your registered trademark in Brazil? Have you detected the entrance of a large number of counterfeited products? This factsheet aims to provide an overview of the legal framework in Brazil concerning IPR enforcement, by focusing on the law applicable to civil torts and criminal offences, good practices and the main challenges faced when litigating in Brazil.
This Factsheet is the perfect guide for European SMEs that are intending to attend a Show event or a Trade Fair in Brazil and would like to protect their IP Rights properly. The best Tips and watch-outs with a practical approach and common mistakes to avoid are some of the contents that they may find on it.