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July #167

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  • Nicaragua, promoted in Times Square

    The Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism is carrying out promotion actions in several markets. The most flashy of them all was a 15-second spot showed... Read more

  • Carl’s Jr. looks to position itself in growing Nicaraguan middle class

    On July 11, American fast food giant Carl's Jr. opened its first restaurant in Nicaragua, located in the capital city of Managua.  Read more

  • Honduras still out of USTR Watch List

    For a second year in a row Honduras has provide adequate IP protection and enforcement for U.S. inventors, creators, brands, manufacturers, and... Read more

  • The unconstitutionality of prohibiting Disparaging Trademarks

    On June 19, 2017, the Supreme Court of the United States held that the Lanham Act’s disparagement clause is unconstitutional under the First... Read more

  • Peru simplifies procedures and reduces costs for obtaining trademarks and patents

    Through the recently launched Electronic Gazette of Industrial Property, a trademark could be obtained in a worldwide record time of 45 working... Read more

  • 500,000 Chilean brands will be added to the WIPO database

    Chile is the first South American country to join the largest database of trademarks in the world: the Global Brand Database of the World Intellectual... Read more

  • With 250 brands, Honduras tobacco industry expands worldwide

    Honduras has 250 tobacco brands with which it annually produces more than 100 million cigars that are exported to Asia, the United States and Europe. Read more

  • Country Brand to hold international fair

    In October, Uruguay Natural will organize the first edition of an event aimed at bringing closer together the public with its partner companies. Read more

  • Argentina helds meeting on audiovisual piracy

    The ninth date of the Anti-Piracy & Content Summit Tour 2017 was held on June 7, at the Four Seasons in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more

  • Innovators awarded in the second Industrial Design Contest

    329 creators presented 278 designs during the competition. The industrial and craft categories were awarded. Read more