Intellectual Property

We guide you in protecting the creations of your intellect, and that may affect the performance of commercial activities, as well as the positioning of your products and services in the local market. To ensure guarantees of protection of your creations, we represent your interests with the authorities by registering and renewing distinctive signs, cultural and intellectual creations, issuing consultancy under Law No. 20-00 on Industrial Property, as well as Law No. 65-00 on Copyright, and representation in actions for the defense of your intellectual property rights.

Our specialties are:

  • Consultancy under Law No. 20-00 on Industrial Property and Law No. 65-00 on Copyright
  • Registration of distinctive signs:
    Trade names
    Trade slogans
    Denominations of origin and geographical indications
    Patents of invention
    Industrial designs
    Utility models
    Domain names
    Sculptures and paintings
    Architectural projects
    Songs, lyrics or projects of songs and radio shows
    Scripts, novels, musical works, and phonograms
    Books, theses, stories, magazines, brochures, and essays
    Computer programs and database
  • Action in nullity, cancellation actions for non-use of records, oppositions, appeals, claims of law and reconsiderations
  • Limitation, division, reclassification, fusion or handover of distinctive signs and inventions
  • Inspection of the use of distinctive signs
  • Licenses for exclusive use or not exclusive
  • Civil and criminal prosecution for unauthorized use