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What is circular economy?
The European Parliament has recently approved a classification based on six objectives, which aim to orient public investmen
Diego Francoise Ortega SanabriaTechnical Secretary at the Commission of Inventions and New Technologies – INDECOPI In those economic sectors in which
Recent changes in Colombia that may affect your patent application – Key aspects for European SMEs to bear in mind when protecting an invention in Colombia
Patents protect all new inventions that solve a technical problem by technical means. They are given in return for the complete disclosure of the
One of the basic rules for the protection of IP rights is that in order to benefit from the monopoly granted through the registration of a patent in a
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For those of you who follow our LATAM Flagship Blog for some time, you heard about the IP diagnostic tool since our publication ‘2019, another IP year
Beyond the global innovation index: Implications for Latin American innovation and future perspectives
Every year the World Intellectual Property Organization, Cornell University and the European Institute ESADE issue the Global Innovation Index (GII)
As usual, our IP Helpdesk was planning the spring events all around Europe, in which all our experts and IP representatives go and meet with EU SMEs..
Artificial Intelligence (‘AI’) has become one of the hot topics of our time, to such an extent that separating the serious from the frivolous can...
Since its establishment by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) two decades ago, IP Day has been celebrated worldwide every 26th of...
As promised in our end of year post published last December, the Latin America IP SME Helpdesk has now issued its very own online Cost Tool!
The Sustainable Development Goals are defined by the United Nations as “the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all”.
One aspect of intellectual property in Latin America, which is often overlooked especially by European entrepreneurs, is the relationship between IP..
Now that the Star Wars Skywalker’s Saga is ended (with the 9th episode “The Rise of Skywalker”) and that we just came back from our last event...
The Smart City World Congress and Expo (SCWC) is a global event on smart cities and their interconnected sectors: mobility, urban planning, energy...
The Web Summit 2019 is an annual technology conference held in Lisbon, Portugal.
As a representative of the Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk, I travel to trade fairs and conferences across Europe all year round.
INDECOPI has issued a report in Spanish and English on the enforcement measures of Patents and Design rights in Peru during the last 5 years.
Have you met this woman before? I bet so. She is present in countless advertising campaigns (proof of it here), so you probably assumed that she was..
On May 22 the Brazilian Senate Plenary approved, via the Legislative Decree 49/19, the texts relating to the Madrid Protocol.