10/07/2016 - 22:45

On July 7 took place ASIPI’s Workshop on Comparative Systems of Oppositions in Buenos Aires, which was attended by 35 people in the auditorium of the Argentinian Association of Industrial Property Agents (AAAPI).

It was a great academic event, not only for the interest of the participants, but also for the gathering of information carried out by the speakers about the systems of oppositions in South America and the special case of Mexico, which as of September incorporates the system of oppositions to its registration procedure.

04/07/2016 - 15:29

On June 29 in the city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolivia), took place the replica of the Round Table on Cancellation by lack of Use, which had been held in the city of La Paz on 29 April.

The speakers were: Pilar Salazar form the firm Aguirre-Sociedad Civil, who specifically addressed the procedure of cancellation for non-use, and the use and abuse in Bolivia; Wolfgang Ohnes from Orpan Sociedad Civil, who addressed the legitimate interest in the action of cancellation; and Edwin Urquidi from the firm Urquidi Rojas, under the moderation of Martha Landivar as Delegate of ASIPI.

01/07/2016 - 01:06

On June 27, Laura Collada, our Delegate of Mexico, attended the official visit of the Intellectual Property Office of Guangdong, China to the offices of the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI).

Mr. Mike Margain, Director General of IMPI, chaired the meeting which was also attended by officials of the Institute, as well as representatives of INDAUTOR, UEIDAPPI, SNICS, Customs, and form the private sector such as AMPPI, ICC, Motion Picture.

29/06/2016 - 11:52

ASIPI attended the 35th Annual Conference of ECTA, held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, from 22 to 25 June 2016. On this occasion, the Association was represented by its President, Maria del Pilar Troncoso, who had the opportunity to talk with Ruta Olmane, new elected President of ECTA, as well as other members of the new Management Committee.