Bolivia is now part of the Apostille Convention: advance or reverse?

Since May 27, the Plurinational State of Bolivia joined the Apostille Convention, eliminating the process of legalization that was present in the country until then. This move established the objective of reducing the bureaucracy in public administration and expediting the procedures that are carried out by Bolivians and foreigners. The apostille procedure facilitates the procedures [...]

2018-06-27T11:23:35+00:00June 27th, 2018|

What to expect on Intellectual Property as Colombia joins the OECD

Article written by our CEO for   Your LATAM FlagshIP Read more: https://goo.gl/jZQGUw Colombia has recently been accepted to join the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). It is the third Latin American country to join this organization after Mexico and Chile. In the region, Colombia is the third most populous country in Latin America after Brazil and [...]

2018-06-19T12:17:44+00:00June 19th, 2018|

Amendments to intellectual property laws in Mexico

The Mexican Senate approved an amendment to the Industrial Property Law. This amendment seeks to update the Mexican industrial property legislation according to the demands of the national and international markets. The implemented changes will allow, among other aspects, the registration of non-visual trademarks, such as olfactory and sound trademarks. Likewise, the amendment includes the [...]

2018-05-24T15:08:05+00:00May 22nd, 2018|