17
Aug 2016
Latin America

Increase on the official fees of the Argentinean Patent and Trademark Office

In accordance with Resolution No. 388/2016 published on August 10, 2016, the official fees of the Argentinean Patent and...
12
Aug 2016
Latin America

Chile joins the Hague Apostille Convention

Following its adhesion to The Hague Convention (Apostille Convention), legalization of documents by the Apostille procedure...
09
Aug 2016
Latin America

Brazil joins the Hague Apostille Convention

Following its adhesion to The Hague Convention (Apostille Convention), on December 2nd, 2015, legalization of documents by the...
05
Aug 2016
Latin America

The Venezuelan Patent and Trade Mark Office has allowed 32 design applications to proceed to registration, after more than ten years during which no designs have been granted

By means of decision No. 087, the Venezuelan Office has decided to grant 32 design applications, which were filed between 1999...
12
Jul 2016
Global IP

Another qualified European patent attorney at BALDER!

Another qualified European patent attorney at BALDER! We congratulate Gustavo de Dios, one of the youngest members of our patent...
24
Jun 2016
Latin America

Temporary closure of the Colombian Patent and Trademark Office.

The Colombian Patent and Trademark Office will remain closed from July 1, 2016 to July 17, 2016 due to internal arrangements in order...
23
Jun 2016
Latin America

The Brazilian Patent and Trade Mark Office expedites the examination of design applications for sport products.

The INPI has just issued resolution No. 167/2016, by means of which examination of design applications referring to sport products...
03
Jun 2016
Latin America

New trademark opposition system in Mexico

The Congress has approved the amendments to the Mexican Industrial Property Law, which establishes the “opposition system” in...
21
Mar 2016
Latin America

Acceptance in Chile of legalization of documents by The Hague Apostille

   As from August 30, 2016, the legalization of documents by The Hague Apostille will be accepted by the Chilean...
17
Mar 2016
Latin America

Patent Practice Changes in Colombia

As per Resolution 3719-2016 recently issued by the Colombian PTO (SIC), the procedures for Examination and filing of divisional...