Geographical indications, as distinctive signs, have the primary function of vindicating own qualities and reputation of products in relation to the place and conditions where they are produced.
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 Latin American region still suffers from piracy. In fact, the region has never developed a strong culture of respect towards copyrights. The numbers of the piracy rates in Latin America can support this statement.
Our Chairman, Álvaro Ramirez Bonilla, participated in an interview with Diario La República, a recognized newspaper from Colombia and other countries in Latin America.
BR Latin America would like to share with you one of our achievements in 2015. We were awarded by the M&A Awards in their recent M&A Awards programme, winning: Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year.
BR Latin America, would like to announce the participation of our Chairman, Alvaro Ramirez, Bonilla, as a moderator for a Table Topic at INTA’s 2016 Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL.
Financial and macroeconomics conditions of many emerging markets are more stable and healthier than the conditions in some developed countries.
In this infographic you will find a 5 min. guide on ¨how to register your trademark in Colombia¨
With almost 500.000 annual trademark applications and reaching 50.000 annual patent applications, Latin America is a region that is increasingly giving importance to the protection of its innovative industries.
BR Latin America does the ANNUITY PAYMENTS for you and a continually monitoring to your patents. The payment of maintenance fees, is a time consuming process for you because there's different procedures for every country, so we can help you with this.