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Impact of Intellectual Property in the Economy

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May2020
Historically, societies understood the need to protect innovative ideas or developments that would facilitate daily tasks. It was not until the industrial revolution that a modern patent system was implemented, which consisted of making inventions exclusive, leading inventors to access monetary remuneration, depending on market success. The capacity to put ... Read More

11

May2020
Background The Peruvian National Authority for the Protection of Persona Data[1] is exercised by The General Directorate for Transparency, Access to Public Information and Protection of Personal Data.[2] The National Authority for the Protection of Persona Data, which depends hierarchically on the Vice-Ministerial Office of Justice of the Ministry of Justice and ... Read More
Indecopi

05

May2020
The Presidency of the Directing Council has issued the Institutional Working Paper “INDECOPI Proposals for the strengthening the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights”. This document has interesting proposals that involves granting rewards for piracy and counterfeiting complaints, and a ranking of offenders. Rewards Program: Indecopi recognizes the difficult work of identifying ... Read More
The Pirate Bay

05

May2020
Background: Intellectual Property in Peru, as in most Latin American Countries, are regulated by two main Rights: Moral Rights and Economic Rights. Moral Rights are characterized by being inalienable, perpetual, imprescriptible and unseizable. On the other hand, Economic Rights are transferable and time limited. Within Moral Rights we have the right of ... Read More
American Colors

27

Apr2020
Summary: By Resolution 0033-2020/TPI-INDECOPI, The Chamber of Intellectual Property recognized American Colors as a well-known distinctive sign in class 2 (paints) due to the constant and nation-wide promotion of the trademark. Background of the Case On June 15, 2018, Nino Wilder Cordero Jon Tay (Peru) filed the application of the trademark AMERICAN ... Read More
Researchers fighting Covid-19

27

Apr2020
In the midst of the current situation and world crisis due to the Covid-19, the Peruvian government intends to promote innovation through competitions among national inventors, whether independent, research centers, universities, or public institutions and even international or foreign centers domiciled in Peru, may participate and obtain financing and technical ... Read More
Covid-19 Peru Coronavirus

13

Apr2020

Covid-19: Peru

General measures; free-use inventions; online registration and digital certificates (trademarks and intellectual property) General measures Period of social isolation Peru is in a state of emergency and compulsory social isolation from March 16 to April 26, 2020[1]. Bonds issued by the Peruvian government Due to this exceptional situation, the government has granted a bonus ... Read More
Covid-19

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Apr2020
Information adapted from the Technological Report – INDECOPI 2020 Title Abstract Bibliographic Information Figure Disinfectant based on natural compounds and its elaboration process The invention relates to a disinfectant whose composition comprises: a) a vegetable fraction made up of essential oil from eucalyptus leaves, citric acid from grapefruit and acetic acid from grape; b) organic acids ... Read More

01

Mar2017
Abstract: By Legislative Decree N° 1309 the Executive issued a series of modifications to Legislative Decree N° 1075, in particular, trade name regulation. Through the modification of article 84, means of proof are now being regulated in order to demostrate the first use of the trade name. The protection of ... Read More

27

Jan2017
Abstract: By Resolution N° 2076-2016/TPI-INDECOPI the Intellectual Property Administrative Chamber (hereinafter, the Chamber) issues a new precedent of mandatory compliance about Trademark Parcial Cancellation. Now, the prove of use of products or services that are not specifically detailed in the trademark registration but belong to a genre must have a ... Read More