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|

Mexico increases the number of Patent and Trademark Applications in 2016

The number of patents and trademarks registered in Mexico have increase According to the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI) the country reached the highest level in patent applications for inventions and trademarks.

2017-11-20T19:49:48+00:00December 16th, 2016|

The World Intellectual Property Organization launches basic translator for Patent Documents

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has developed an artificial intelligence platform that could be used as a based translation tool for patent documents.

2016-11-09T21:27:14+00:00November 9th, 2016|

The Opposition System for Trademark Registration in Mexico comes into force

The Senate unanimously approved the Industrial Property Law reform proposal (Ley de la Propiedad Industrial) in which the trademark opposition system was projected and came into force on August 30, 2016.

2017-11-20T19:49:57+00:00September 6th, 2016|

Authentication, Simplification, Granted | I.P. Status Latin America

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.

2017-11-20T19:50:30+00:00April 21st, 2016|