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Quinua Real is an appellation of origin

Quinua Real is an appellation of origin

By Orpan - 01/12/2020

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) finally granted the appellation of origin (AO) Quinua Real (or Royal Quinoa) for Bolivian quinoa producers.   Read more

Pushing forward possibilities of the Paraguay-Paraná waterway

Pushing forward possibilities of the Paraguay-Paraná waterway

By Orpan - 10/11/2020

The National Customs and the Bolivian Navy coordinate a new regulation to strengthen international trade. Read more

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Orpan

ORPAN was established in 1955 by brothers Joaquin Soruco (1908 – 1984) and Gonzalo Soruco (1910 – 1994). It was one of the first specialized law firms in patent and trademark matters in Bolivia.

The daughter of co-founder Joaquín Soruco, Mrs. Pilar Soruco, took over the direction of ORPAN in 1986.

At present, Mrs. Soruco is the main partner of ORPAN, working with a specialized team of more than 20 attorneys, assistants and paralegals.