12 November, 2020

Compliance’s Greatest Allstar Scorers!

We could define Compliance Programs as the measures taken by an organization in order to prevent, detect and correct its main corporate risks. Many authorities worldwide […]
20 May, 2020
Andean Community Court

Andean Community Court rules on the interpretation of Articles 5 and 7 of Decision 608

The Court of Justice of the Andean Community (CJAC) analyzed the scope of articles 5 and 7 of Decision 608 amidst a preliminary judicial interpretation requested by a […]
19 May, 2020

Video Webinar | Competition Law in Challenging Times: Response of the UK and EU Authorities

15 May, 2020

Willful trademark infringement is NOT a prerequisite to recover profits

The US Supreme Court, in Romag Fasteners v. Fossil, ruled that willful trademark infringement is NOT a prerequisite to recover profits. The decision is relevant because […]
14 May, 2020

¿How to prevent conflicts related to movies or series recorded in Colombia without sacrificing creativity while trying to?

The Clearance of audiovisual works, in a common misinterpretation, is revising scripts, movies, or series along with creators, and telling them that they must remove all […]
5 May, 2020

WEBINAR | Competition Law in Challenging Times: Response of the UK and EU Authorities

8 April, 2020

Interactive Manual on suspensions and overall changes in major IP offices and jurisdictional entities worldwide amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

17 March, 2020

Leaders League | Competition & distribution – Antitrust – Ranking 2020

THE FIRM: Founded in 2003, OlarteMoure is a highly specialized intellectual property, regulatory and competition law firm formed by recognised leaders in their fields and academic […]
21 February, 2020

Airbus agrees on USD4 billion to international authorities to solve global bribery and commercial crime investigations

Airbus agreed to pay USD 4 billion to reach an agreement on charges of global bribery and commercial crimes with French, British and American authorities after an […]
16 January, 2020

IAM Global Leaders 2020 | Carlos Olarte

What led you to establish your own law firm? The first driver behind my decision was a desire for greater independence to develop a more patent-centric […]
7 January, 2020

Current issues worldwide on the Cannabis business

The growing Cannabis business is not being matched by worldwide regulation. Governments seem reluctant to issue comprehensive or consistent rules for the industry. Unlike in other […]
10 December, 2019

Brands and Environmental Awareness: an unexplored yet attractive path

Geographical Indications (from now on GIs or GI depending on the context) have always existed as a simple reference to products that come from a particular […]
2 December, 2019

Dominican Republic: New deadline for adapting and complying with labeling provisions of prepackaged food and beverages

As reported by ULISES CABRERA ABOGADOS, the Ministry of Public Health (MSP) issued a new deadline for adapting and complying with the provisions for labeling of […]
2 December, 2019

India: India approves PPH pilot program with Japanese Patent Office

Indian government recently approved a PPH pilot program with the Japanese Patent Office (JPO). A PPH is an international cooperation instrument for streamlining patent prosecution, by considering favorable […]
2 December, 2019

Colombia: Denomination of origin protection of black crafts of the Chamba region in Tolima is granted

Colombian trademark office grants a DO to black handicrafts made in Chamba, Guamo, Tolima. The news came from Ana María Fríes, Director of Artesanías de Colombia and Juliana […]
2 December, 2019

Colombia: New resolution explains how medical products not included in basic health benefit plan will be paid

On 15 November 2019, the General Social Security Fund Administration (ADRES) issued Resolution 41656 of 2019, through which alternative courses are set for the verification, control, and […]
29 November, 2019

Colombia: The first Fund of All Funds is born to finance entrepreneurs with public and private contributions

Colombia officially launched on 13 November the Fund of All Funds for entrepreneurs and companies within the orange (innovation-driven) economy. This will provide financing alternatives, other than credit, to […]
27 November, 2019

Colombia: Government issues new policy for digital transformation and artificial intelligence

Colombia recently passed a new National Policy for Digital Transformation and Artificial Intelligence, aiming to promote the strategic use of digital technologies in the country. The policy […]
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 […]
27 November, 2019

Colombia: Trademark office grants third all-time motion trademark

In October, the Colombian Trademark Office by means of Resolution No. 50720, granted the registration of the third motion trademark in Colombia to Gaseosas Colombiana S.A.S. This mark […]