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Bolivia IP Facts
IP office: SENAPI Website: www.senapi.gob.bo
New Patents filed: No Info
New Trademarks filed: 6081 (2007 WIPO)
New Patent time line: more than 4 years
New Trademark timeline: aprox. 10 months.
Bolivia IP Regulations
On January 1 2017 will enter into force a new edition of the Nice Classification for the Registration of trademarks.
This law regulates the issue of patents and utility models is the law of December 2, 1916 on industrial privileges, and rules for their application and use in the Republic.
To regulate Trademarks in Bolivia, the Act of January 15 of 1918 was created.
Bolivia, Colombia, Peru and Ecuador are member’s country of the Andean Community. For copyright and related rights matters there is the 351/1993 decision.
For industrial property concerns there is the 486/2000 decision for the countries member's of the Andean Community; Bolivia, Colombia, Peru and Ecuador.