8 June, 2021

Patents – Lexology (GTDT) 2021

Joins us reading the latest patents publication 2021 for Lexology.
17 February, 2021

Cartel Regulation in Colombia – Lexology (GTDT)

We invite you to come and check the cartel regulation in Colombia publication.
26 January, 2021

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce releases operating revenue and total assets necessary for reporting a merger in 2021

18 December, 2020

OlarteMoure attends the “47th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law & Policy”, organized by Fordham University

The Fordham Competition Law Institute at Fordham University School of Law has been organizing for the last 47 years its renowned “Annual Conference on International Antitrust […]
18 December, 2020

OlarteMoure attends the “47th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law & Policy”, organized by Fordham University

The Fordham Competition Law Institute at Fordham University School of Law has been organizing for the last 47 years its renowned “Annual Conference on International Antitrust […]
16 December, 2020

Infographic | Dear consumer, we have good news for you! Introducing, THE ECONSUMER.GOV PLATFORM

27 November, 2019

Colombia: Authority files administrative order against Rappi and initiates formal investigation

Consumer protection authority orders RAPPI to comply with consumer protection and e-commerce rules, given more than 750,000 complaints and claims were filed between April and October 2018 from […]
13 August, 2019

Colombia: SIC sanctions pharma corporations for the sale of medications in excess of ceiling prices

On 31 July, the Colombian National Authority on Metrology (SIC) hit pharmaceutical companies for failing to comply with Circular 04 of 2012, issued by the National Commission […]
20 June, 2019

Spain: The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers suspends the SGAE

The General Meeting of the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) decided on 30 May 2019 to suspend the Spanish General Society of Authors and […]
19 June, 2019

Colombia: Constitutional Court allows inspections performed by the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce and the Superintendence of Corporations

The Constitutional Court recently unveiled a court decision (C – 165 of 2019) clarifying and reaffirming the inspection and surveillance duties performed by the Superintendence of Industry and […]
12 March, 2019

Peru: Public transport and users request compensation after collusion in the Gas Vehicle Market.

On 22 February 2019, the Peruvian Competition Office issued a bulletin reporting that the Peruvian Mass Transport Workers Union and the Consumers Association will request compensation in consequence […]
11 March, 2019

Colombia: New decree will protect new home buyers

The Decree 282 of 2019 forces building developers and/or owners to establish collateral warranties covering all risk of latent structural defects in the 10 years after properties are […]
8 March, 2019

Colombia: National Authority on consumer protection (SIC) signs cooperation agreement to strengthen consumer rights on public transport

The National Authority on Consumer Protection (SIC) signed a cooperation agreement to strengthen citizen rights who use public transport. This initiative seeks to reinforce Colombia’s equality and legality […]
25 February, 2019

Colombia: Colombian National Authority for Consumer Protection (SIC) specifies their stance on evident mistakes and price publication

The SIC for the first time did not convict a businessman to maintain a price published by mistake, or impose administrative sanctions, even though the authority […]
17 January, 2019

Colombia – Virgin Mobile Colombia S.A.S. is ordered to abstain from issuing and disclosing advertising campaigns that violate fundamental rights

On 21 December 2018, the Consumer Protection Office ordered Virgin Mobile Colombia S.A.S. to immediately abstain from issuing and disseminating advertising campaigns that violate fundamental rights, such […]
14 January, 2019

Brazil: Brazil creates the National Authority for Data Protection and National Policy for the security of information in the federal administration

On December 26 and 27, 2018, the Government of Brazil enacted Provisional Measure # 869/2018, which creates the National Protection Data Authority (NPDA), a regulatory body […]
29 November, 2018

Peru: Indecopi reminds merchants that price rounding must be in favor of consumers for cash payments

On 16 November 2018, the Peruvian Consumer Protection Office (Indecopi in Spanish) stated that in light of the Central Reserve Bank’s (BCR in Spanish) disposition to […]
20 November, 2018

Regulatory: Chile | Study reveals that Food Law has no significant effect on chocolate or candy consumption

The Food Law was enacted in Chile in 2015 and came into force in 2016.  This law seeks to provide clearer and intelligible information to consumers […]
31 May, 2018

EU’s GDPR: on the eve of its entry into force, Mark Zuckerberg met with the European Parliament

On 22 May 2018, Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook CEO) attended the European Parliament, in order to answer the questions posed by several representatives of the European Union (EU) […]
15 March, 2018

European Commission investigates Visa for allegedly excessive charges to tourists who use their credit cards in the European Union

On 27 February 2018, Visa has been battling accusations that it charges tourists excessive fees when they use their cards in the European Union.  In the next […]