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For the first time in Colombia the Ministry of Health will issue a resolution that will allow the access to the drug Glivec (Imatinib) which is protected by a patent in Colombia.
The convention applies only to public documents that need to be authorized. If both countries are part of the convention, an Apostille will be sufficient. There will be no need for any more documents or procedures to make the legal document count in one of the both countries.
The harmonization of laws, seeks to improve the defense of intellectual property protection by improving the time for Copyright, Trademarks, Patents procedures, and to provide greater guarantees to inventions and creations.
The company Asia Focus was convicted in 1998 for using the words "playboy" and "playmate", so that when they were typed into a search engine on the Internet, those words suggested their website.
Resolution No. 3719 supplements and amends some paragraphs in Chapter I of Title X of the Circular of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce related to Patents.
Resolution No. 3718 seeks to amend paragraphs 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206 of Chapter I in Title X of the Circular and add paragraphs 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 in Chapter I of Title X of the Circular.
The new technologies that change the business models of transportation, tourism, commerce and advertising are looking forward to change the law firm's industry.
These are the modifications of law 23 of 1982, which is worthwhile to have in mind: The law 44 of 1993 that added sanctions of criminal type of copyright infringement.
Colombia has a law for copyrights and related aspects, which regulates in detail the most important topics in this field.