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October #218

Top 10 news

  • Through Vera Abogados, Colombian IP Office declares Icetex as a well-known trademark

    The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce ruled that Icetex had provided “sufficient evidence” to be declared a well-known trademark. Read more

  • Reinforcing cultural identity with 100 per cent Salvadoran products

    With the support of the government of Taiwan, El Salvador Productivo opened a second store, boosting the commercialization of 100% Salvadoran... Read more

  • Action for failure to act against the Trademark Office

    The action was filed on the grounds of an official notice published in the Trademark Bulletin regarding opposition proceedings that had not been... Read more

  • With the support of the IDB Honduras is ready to boost its orange economy

    In September 3, 2018, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández was informed that the bank is working on a proposal to invest funds in local orange... Read more

  • Ringo Starr, a trademark in Colombia

    The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce granted the registration of the trademark to Richard Henry Starkey, member of the famous rock band The... Read more

  • Hoet Peláez Castillo & Duque, widely respected in Venezuela

    Chambers and Partners ranked the firm in the country’s Band 1 of its 2018 Latin America guide for Intellectual Property firms and lawyers. Read more

  • Wine Spectator against Weed Spectator

    The publishing house of Wine Spectator has sued Weed Spectator for trademark infringement, accusing the website of copying its name, logo and... Read more

  • Peru protects the dragon's blood from being patented

    An international company withdraw 25 patent applications related to the bright red resin that is obtained from number of distinct tres native to... Read more

  • Rum festival celebrates the best spirits in the world

    The first edition of  "14° 91° Latitude Ron” looked to promote the rum industry throughout Guatemala to highlight its importance in... Read more

  • Piracy blocking injunction against Rojadirecta

    The website allegedly facilitates unlawful access to the online broadcast of various sporting events, specially South American soccer... Read more