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March #337

Top 10 news

  • Nirvana sues Marc Jacobs

    The company which controls the assets of the American rock band sued Marc Jacobs for using a near-duplicate of Nirvana's famous smiley face logo. Read more

  • Paraguay follows WIPO directions on GI’s and AO’s

    The National Director of Intellectual Property of Paraguay presented the most recent advances regarding the regulation of Law Nº4.923. Read more

  • Costa Rican researchers work for the commercialization of a patent related to blackberries

    The University of Costa Rica is analyzing how ellagitannins of blackberries can be used in the current and future treatments of several diseases. Read more

  • 15 websites permanently blocked for copyright infringement

    Throughout 2018, Indecopi’s Copyright Department was specially focused on intensifying its policies against the unauthorized reproduction of works... Read more

  • Uruguay food industry promoted in Japan

    From March 5 to 8, 2019, Uruguay was present in Tokyo for the 44th edition of Foodex, Asia's No.1 professional trade show for food and beverage. Read more

  • Transparent door lock display package

    On March 05, 2019 the United States Patent and Trademark Office will publish patent number D842092, titled "Transparent door lock display... Read more

  • Guatemala officially launched its customs modernization plan

    The program projects more than USD 50 million in investments for technology, infrastructure, security and human resources through the next five... Read more

  • Peru joins Global Patent Prosecution Highway

    On January 6, 2019, the National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property (Indecopi) joined the Global... Read more

  • Colombia requires Facebook to reinforce security of personal data

    The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce ordered Facebook to adopt new measures to guarantee the security of the personal data of more than 31... Read more

  • Bolivia improves work at Andean Community cross-border check point

    Customs authorities of Bolivia and Peru highlighted the joint work to facilitate customs procedures through the implementation of a Binational... Read more