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Modifications to the Intellectual Property Legislation in Peru

Legislative Decrees No. 1391 and No. 1397 –published on September 5 and 7, respectively – modified certain provisions of the Organization and Function Laws of INDECOPI, of Legislative Decree No. [...]

Trademarks in motion

Pursuant to Article 134 of Decision 486, signs that are susceptible of graphic representation, capable of distinguishing goods and services on the market, may be registered as trademarks. Thus, the [...]

Limitations to the exercise of the “preferential” right derived from the cancellation of a trademark registration

The legal concept of “preferential” right in Trademark Law is regulated in Article 168 of Decision 486. It grants, whoever obtains the cancellation of a trademark registration, the “preferential” right [...]

The most important chains of movie theatres in the country cannot prohibit at present the entrance of their clients with their own food

On February 07, 2017, the Peruvian Association of Consumers and Users (ASPEC) filed a complaint with the Consumer Protection Commission – Lima Sur Division (National Institute for the Defense of [...]