Under the Madrid Protocol, filing for an international trademark application is made a piece of cake. A single application can be filed for two or more countries if members of the Madrid Protocol.
Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama and Colombia are the best rated countries in innovation in Latin America.
We are happy to be part of the Banco de Redactores de Patentes, since it was created with the aim of promoting the patent registrations in Colombia to help inventors protect their inventions.
The patent protects that chemical process and the products; spray dried for Uchuva that could be dispersed into water easily and does not need any humectants, which prevents hypersensitivity or kidney diseases.
Tommy Bahama Group Inc, an american company faced a long litigation process against the Department of Distinctive Signs of the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce in Colombia for the registry of their brand Tommy Bahama Relax Est.
Once your Trademark is granted you should have in mind the Expiration date of the trademark registration in order to file the trademark renew on time. Normally, in Latin America a Trademark is granted for 10 ayers.
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has developed an artificial intelligence platform that could be used as a based translation tool for patent documents.
On January 1 2017 will enter into force a new edition of the Nice Classification for the Registration of trademarks.
En Colombia y en Medellín queda mucho por hacer en tema de patentes, por tal razón Ruta N acaba de lanzar una convocatoria al público. Se pueden patentar inventos, es decir soluciones novedosas e inventivas a problemas técnicos.
The Health Ministry of Colombia declared that the drug Gleevec should be of public interest, obligating Novartis to sell the product in a certain price.