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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”, [...]

Registrations invulnerable to cancellation for non-use

A trademark is a sign that distinguishes the goods and services offered in the market by a particular manufacturer or trader. Its main function is to be able to distinguish [...]

New criterion adopted by the Trademark Office regarding duplicity of registrations

With certain frequency, owners of registered trademarks wish to applied, after some years, for the registration of the same mark in the same class in which it is already registered. [...]

Administrative Court guidelines on the strict consideration of marks appearing on the head of invoices as trade name

Decision Nº 2688-2012/TPI-INDECOPI, issued by the Administrative Court, concerning Case Nº 433617-2010, has established as general rule that to assess the use of a registered trademark against which a cancellation [...]