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Manage your Intellectual Property in Latin America

Our Signposting Directory is a dynamic database providing access to the most important actors and organisations in the field of intellectual property (IP) in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, Colombia and the rest of the Latin American countries. It includes National Patent Offices (NPOs), Chambers of Commerce, Attorney Associations, Law Enforcement Agencies, Networks and more.

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Displaying 1162 items
Name Type of organisation or practicioner Geographical areas of activities & services Areas of operation & services provided to SMEs
Delegación de la Unión Europea en Panamá Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Delegación de la Unión Europea en Paraguay Embassies and Delegations Paraguay (PY)
Delegación de la Unión Europea en Venezuela Embassies and Delegations Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Delegación de la Unión Europea para Ecuador Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Delegación en la República Dominicana Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Delegation of the European Union to Brazil Embassies and Delegations Brazil (BR)
Delegation of the European Union to Mexico EU delegations Mexico (MX) Service info
Delegation of the European Union to Peru Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Departamento de Derechos Intelectuales Governmental Agencies/Organizations Chile (CL) Copyright & related rights
Departamento de Operações de Comércio Exterior Governmental Agencies/Organizations Brazil (BR) Commercial Law, Tax law
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Governmental Agencies/Organizations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit - Brasilien International Organisation Brazil (BR) Commercial Law, Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer
Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit - Chile International Organisation Chile (CL) Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer
Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit - Paraguay International Organisation Paraguay (PY) Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer
Deutscher Franchise-Verband e.V. Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY) IPR, Franchising
DGBIC National IP Office Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Die Botschaft der Republik Chile in Deutschland Embassies and Delegations Chile (CL) Commercial Law, Innovation Management, Tax law
Dirección Administración Comercio Exterior Other Guatemala (GT) Service info
Dirección de bibliotecas, archivos y museos National IP Office Chile (CL) Copyright & related rights
Dirección de Desarrollo y Transferencia Tecnológica UBB Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) Copyright & related rights, Industrial designs, R&D contracts, Patents, Software, Trade marks, Technology Transfer
Dirección de Gestión Tecnológica Universidad de Santiago de Chile Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Copyright & related rights, Industrial designs, R&D contracts, Patents, Software, Trade marks, Others, Innovation Management, IP Market assessment, Technology Transfer
DIRECCIÓN DE IMPUESTOS Y ADUANAS NACIONALES Customs Authority Colombia (CO) Service info
Dirección de Innovación y Transferencia Tecnológica, Universidad de la Frontera Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Technology Transfer
Dirección de Investigación y Desarrollo, Universidad de La Serena Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Technology Transfer
Dirección de Investigación, Universidad de Magallanes Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Technology Transfer
Dirección de Investigación, Universidad del Desarrollo Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR
Dirección de Transferencia Tecnológica e innovación y Desarrollo, Universidad de Los Lagos Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Innovation Management, IP policies (also for University), Technology Transfer
Dirección de Transferencia Tecnológica, Universidad de Talca Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) Copyright & related rights, Industrial designs, Plant variety rights, R&D contracts, Patents, Software, Trade marks, Technology Transfer
Dirección de Transferencia y Desarrollo, Universidad Católica Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Copyright & related rights, Industrial designs, Plant variety rights, R&D contracts, Patents, Software, Topographies of semiconductor products, Trade marks, Trade secrets, Others, Innovation Management, IP Market assessment, IP policies (also for University), Technology Transfer
Direcciòn General de Aduanas Customs Authority Dominican Republic (DO) Service info, Commercial Law, Tax law
Dirección General de Aeronáutica Civil Governmental Agencies/Organizations Chile (CL) Service info
Dirección General de Investigación, Universidad de Tarapacá Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Chile (CL) IPR, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment
Dirección General de Propiedad Intelectual (DIGEPIH) National IP Office Honduras (HN) IPR
Dirección General de Servicios Aduaneros Customs Authority Nicaragua (NI) Service info
Dirección General del Registro de la Propiedad Industrial National IP Office Panama (PA) IPR
Dirección Nacional de Aduanas Customs Authority Uruguay (UY) IPR, Trade marks
Dirección Nacional de Derecho de Autor National IP Office Panama (PA) IPR
Dirección Nacional de Derechos de Autor National IP Office Colombia (CO) Copyright & related rights
Dirección Nacional de Derechos de Autor, DNDA (National Directorate for Copyright - Argentina) National IP Office Argentina (AR) Copyright & related rights, Mediation/Arbitration, Litigation, Commercial Law, Conflicts of law, Unfair competition and advertising issues related to IP rights, Copyright
Dirección Nacional de la Propiedad Industrial Governmental Agencies/Organizations Uruguay (UY) Service info, IPR, Patents, Trade marks
División Semillas del Servicio Agrícola y Ganadero Governmental Agencies/Organizations Chile (CL) Plant variety rights
Dutch Brazilian Chamber of Commerce Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR) Service info, IPR, Enforcement, Others, IP Rights exploitation
Dutch Embassy in Brasilia, Brazil Embassies and Delegations Brazil (BR)
Dutch Embassy in Santiago, Chile Embassies and Delegations Chile (CL)
EIC Trier -IHK/HWK- Europa- und Innovationscentre GmbH Universities, Technology Transfer Offices and Scientific Parks Germany (DE) Service info, IPR in H2020
EJE” Ejecutantes, S.G.C. de I.P IP Collecting Societies Mexico (MX) Collecting societies
El Centro de Investigaciones Hidráulicas e Hidrotécnicas Research Organisations/Institutes Panama (PA) Service info
El Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales (INIES) Research Organisations/Institutes Nicaragua (NI) Service info
Embajada de España en Lima, Perù Embassies and Delegations Peru (PE) Service info
Embajada de Francia en Chile Embassies and Delegations Chile (CL)
Embassy directory: Includes all the contact information for embassies located in the country Embassies and Delegations Panama (PA) Service info
Embassy directory: Includes all the contact information for embassies located in the country Embassies and Delegations El Salvador (SV) Service info
Embassy of Belgium in Santiago, Chile Embassies and Delegations Chile (CL)
Embassy of Finland in Buenos Aires, Argentina Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR)
Embassy of France in Buenos Aires, Argentina Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR)
Embassy of Hungary in Argentina Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR)
Embassy of Netherlands in Buenos Aires, Argentina Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR)
Embassy of Poland in Buenos Aires, Argentina Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR)
EMECA AISBL Governmental Agencies/Organizations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária Governmental Agencies/Organizations Brazil (BR) Service info, IPR, Enforcement, Others, IP Rights exploitation
Energy IN polo de competitividad e Tecnologia da Energia Cluster associations Belgium (BE), Brazil (BR), Finland (FI), Portugal (PT) Geographical indications, R&D contracts, Trade marks, Innovation Management
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales de Argentina IP Collecting Societies Argentina (AR) IP Market assessment, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales de Chile. IP Collecting Societies Chile (CL) IP Market assessment, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales de Colombia. IP Collecting Societies Colombia (CO) IP Market assessment, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales de Dominicana. IP Collecting Societies Dominican Republic (DO) IP Market assessment, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales de Ecuador. IP Collecting Societies Ecuador (EC) IP Market assessment, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales de Uruguay. IP Collecting Societies Uruguay (UY) Innovation Management, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión Colectiva de Derechos de de Productores Audiovisuales. IP Collecting Societies Spain (ES) Service info, IP Market assessment, Policies on IP, TT, conflict of interest and conflict of commitment, Collecting societies
Entidad de Gestión de Derechos de los Productores Audiovisuales de Perú IP Collecting Societies Peru (PE) Copyright & related rights, Collecting societies
Entidad Paraguaya de Artistas Intérpretes o Ejecutantes IP Collecting Societies Paraguay (PY) Copyright & related rights
Escritório Central de Arrecadação e Distribuição IP Collecting Societies Brazil (BR) IPR, Copyright & related rights
Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL) IPR, Others, Commercial Law, Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer, IP Rights exploitation
EU-LAC Foundation International Organisation Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) Competitive Intelligence, Tech Watch, Technology Transfer
EURICE Projects Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
EUROCAMARAS CHILE FRENCH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN CHILE Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Chile (CL)
Eurochambres Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Eurochile Fundación Empreserial Governmental Agencies/Organizations Chile (CL) Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer
european business and innovation centre network Networks Belgium (BE) Service info, Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management
European Communities Trade Mark Association Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) IPR, Copyright & related rights, Geographical indications, Industrial designs, Trade marks, Trade names, Unfair competition and advertising issues related to IP rights
European Confederartion of Associations of Small and Medium Enterprises Confederation Europeenne Other Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
European Crop Protection Association Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) IPR, Plant variety rights
European Franchise Federation Governmental Agencies/Organizations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) IPR, Franchising
European Patent Office Other Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) Patents, Competitive Intelligence
European Plastics Converters Association International Organisation Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
European Regions Research and Innvoation Network Networks Austria (AT), Belgium (BE), Bulgaria (BG), Croatia (HR), Cyprus (CY), Czech Republic (CZ), Denmark (DK), Estonia (EE), Finland (FI), France (FR), Germany (DE), Greece (GR), Hungary (HU), Ireland (IE), Italy (IT), Latvia (LV), Lithuania (LT), Luxembourg (LU), Malta (MT), Netherlands (NL), Poland (PL), Portugal (PT), Romania (RO), Slovakia (SK), Slovenia (SI), Spain (ES), Sweden (SE), United Kingdom (GB) Service info, Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer
European Union Delegation to Cuba Embassies and Delegations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
European Union Delegation to Uruguay Embassies and Delegations Uruguay (UY)
Federação das Câmaras de Comércio Exterior International Organisation Brazil (BR) Service info, IPR, Enforcement, Others, IP Rights exploitation
Federação das Indústrias do Estado de Alagoas Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR)
Federação das Indústrias do Estado de Mato Grosso Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR) Others
Federação das Indústrias do Estado de Minas Gerais Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR) Others
Federação das Indústrias do Estado de Pernambuco Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR) Others
FEDERAÇÃO DAS INDUSTRIAS DO ESTADO DO ESPIRITO SANTO Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR)
Federação das Indústrias do Estado do Rio de Janeiro Governmental Agencies/Organizations Brazil (BR)
FEDERACION DE AGROEPXORTADORES DE HONDURAS Other Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE)
Federación de Industrias del Estado de Santa Catarina Projects Brazil (BR)
Federacion de las Indústrias del Estado del Ceará Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Brazil (BR) Others
Federación ecuatoriana de exportaciones Chambers of Commerce and other industry associations Ecuador (EC)
Federal Ministry of Finance/Customs Office Klagenfurt Governmental Agencies/Organizations Argentina (AR), Bolivia (BO), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Colombia (CO), Costa Rica (CR), Cuba (CU), Ecuador (EC), El Salvador (SV), Guatemala (GT), Honduras (HN), Mexico (MX), Nicaragua (NI), Panama (PA), Paraguay (PY), Peru (PE), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) Enforcement
Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Export Control Governmental Agencies/Organizations Argentina (AR), Brazil (BR), Chile (CL), Paraguay (PY), Uruguay (UY), Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (VE) Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer
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