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December #227

Top 10 news

  • Montevideo, Latin America’s third most livable city

    According to the 2018 Global Liveability Index, Vienna is the best city in the world to live in, displacing Melbourne, which this year drops down to... Read more

  • Bodega Aurrerá is declared a famous mark

    The discount-stores chain obtained the declaration from the Mexican Intellectual Property Institute.
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  • Mexico, the top Latin American Country Brand

    The annual report on the most valuable nation brands positioned Mexico 14th worldwide as the top performer in Latin America. Read more

  • Costa Rican Postal Service encourages the development of SMEs

    The agency will distribute online sales from small and medium-sized enterprises with a 20 per cent discount. Read more

  • Apple prevails in iPhone related trademark opposition

    The Colombian Superintendency of Industry and Commerce refused the trademark registration of iFans, on the grounds of likelihood of confusion with the... Read more

  • Expansion of mezcal's DOF is suspended

    A Mexican Institute of Industrial Property August 2018 ruling was suspended after it added 45 municipalities in four states to the 1994 denomination... Read more

  • Guatemala focuses on accelerating patent procedures

    The National Secretariat of Science and Technology organized its first of a series of workshops focused on showcasing the benefits of a being... Read more

  • Successful opposition for Sandwich Qbano

    The Colombian IP Office rejected the registration of Cubaneo Sándwich arguing it lacked distinctiveness and had overwhelming similarities with a... Read more

  • Trade Facilitation Agreement will save Bolivia USD 500 million per year

    The full implementation of the TFA could reduce global trade costs by an average of 14.3% and boost global trade by up to $ 1 trillion per year... Read more

  • High Performance VTOL Aircraft

    On December 4, 2018 the United States Patent and Trademark Office published patent number 10,144,509, titled High Performance VTOL Aircraft prosecuted... Read more