The Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo (FIESP), INPI Brazil, and IP Key LA co-hosted the virtual seminar Blockchain and Intellectual Property: Protection, traceability of products and combating counterfeit.[...]
IP for SMEs in Latin America - new trainings available after successful completion of a cycle of webinars in 2020
In the countries of the European Union and Latin America, SMEs account for 99 % of all businesses. They are a key element of both economies.[...]
Counterfeiting in the pharmaceutical industry: What price do individuals, society and the world economy pay?
In the context of a global pandemic, and with the aim of providing valuable information on the importance of intellectual property (IP) in the pharmaceutical industry, IP Key LA held an online event focused on the fight against counterfeit medicines on the basis of IP rights, highlighting the dan[...]
Counterfeiting poses a serious threat to the economy of societies and the safety of their citizens, especially considering the ramifications of the burgeoning relationships between counterfeiters and criminal and/or terrorist networks.[...]
Copyright, reforms in Europe and expectations in Latin America: a current and enthusiastic debate that IP Key LA and local partners have ignited in the region.
During the first half of September, IP Key LA worked with important partners in the area of Copyright in Latin America to carry out an activity that, although initially expected to be executed during the Buenos Aires Book Fair, became a two-day webinar that convened more than 300 people from all[...]
EUIPO is setting up a list of economic operators interested in providing independent and hands-on expertise to foster IP cooperation and increase effective awareness in the field of intellectual property rights in both EU and non-EU countries.[...]
IP Key Latin America gives a presentation to master’s degree students of intellectual property and innovation in Argentina
On 3 June, the European project presented details of its structure and activities in Latin America to students of the University of San Andrés’ Master’s Degree in IP and Inn[...]
IP Key participated in the online seminar "Systems of Madrid and The Hague in Mexico", organised by IMPI and WIPO
On 27 May, IP Key LA participated in an online seminar, organised by WIPO and the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI). The activity "Systems of Madrid and The Hague in Mexico" convened national and international experts to discuss the uses, benefits and experiences with both systems.[...]
Considering the current circumstances around the globe, and particularly in the Latin American Region, IP Key LA has established contact with local IPOs to gather information about the procedures still available for users.[...]