Patents and Plant Varieties

Patents and Plant Varieties

Diligence is one of the most important characteristics that an IP professional must prove for managing patent and plant varieties portfolios. We provide, for more than 25 years, a solid background and knowledge of each stage of a patent and plant variety filing process. You can rely on our expertise and have the best patent service at your side.

Due to our international agent network, we attend the filings of your application in every single country of Latin America.

We offer the following services in particular:

– Prior art searches,
– Patentability studies,
– Patent and Plant Varieties filings at local and regional levels,
– Maintenance,
– Modifications acts (changes of name and addresses), licenses, transfers, etc.,
– Opposition procedures and other contentious proceedings,
– Infringement actions,
– Opinions and counseling (e.g. freedom-to-operate studies)

Latest articles on our blog
Why are COVID-19 vaccine patents at the center of the debate?

Why are COVID-19 vaccine patents at the center of the debate?

Any of the COVID-19 vaccines, Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, AstraZeneca or Sinopharm, has a registered patent. It is an invention protection that is now at the center of the global debate. Patents for COVID-19 vaccines offer recognition to the entire research and...

Global Innovation Index in Latam: 3 key actions for Peru

Global Innovation Index in Latam: 3 key actions for Peru

Peru was ranked 76 in the Global Innovation Index 2020[1], a joint study between the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and Cornell University. To achieve the goal of advancing in that ranking, Peru needs to make a leap in several categories over the next...

Patents are a tool for economic recovery after the pandemic

Patents are a tool for economic recovery after the pandemic

Economic recovery is the golden goal for all countries in the world in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, that is why innovation and patents can become a transcendental tool of change for economies, especially in regions such as Latin America. Francis Gurry, Director...

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Choose your IP Project Scope

One POA, One Representation in Latin America and worldwide