Barreda Moller writes...

Restoration of the right of priority and the due diligence criterion

The Peruvian Patent Office has opted for the “due diligence criterion” to give the opportunity of the restoration of rights. Nevertheless, as explained below, we consider that the analysis the [...]

Nullity of a trademark

Decision 486, Common Regime on Industrial Property, in Article172°, establishes the power of the competent national authority to order, sua sponte or at request of a party, absolute or relative [...]

When a trademark infringes a copyright?

Article 83, paragraph g) of Decision 344, previous Common Regime on Industrial Property, stipulated that should not be registered as trademarks those signs that in relation to third parties’ rights [...]

Approval of new system of notification of administrative acts and other notices issued in administrative proceedings before Indecopi

The Administrative Court for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property has approved by Rule Nº 001-2013/TRI-INDECOPI, published on August 17, 2013 in the official gazette “El Peruano”, [...]