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Rebeca Nieto IP Expert at Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk Over the past few years, Intellectual Property Offices around the world have been busy preparing and negotiating Patent Prosecution Highways (PPH) agreements. Better known by its abbreviation, the PPH is a system of bilateral and multilateral agreements particularly aimed at reducing the costs and time […]

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Origin Mark: A tool which aggregates value to unique Chilean products

Maximiliano Santa Cruz Scantlebury National Director of the National Institute of Industrial Property – INAPI In early September of 2015, the President of Chile Michelle Bachelet officially presented the new image of Origin Mark, the result of a collaborative work between the National Institute of Industrial Property (INAPI) and Fundación Imagen de Chile. Three months […]

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Nuestro interés por patentar en el extranjero

Maximiliano Santa Cruz Scantlebury National Director of the National Institute of Industrial Property – INAPI Han pasado poco más de dos años desde que el Instituto Nacional de Propiedad Industrial, INAPI, empezara a operar como Administración encargada de búsqueda y examen preliminar internacional (ISA/IPEA) del Tratado de Cooperación en materia de Patentes (PCT), tanto para […]

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Radiografía (rápida) de la propiedad industrial en Chile durante el primer año de INAPI como Autoridad ISA/IPEA

Eurochile Fundación Empresarial Cuarenta de las 155 solicitudes de patentes internacionales que ha gestionado INAPI en su primer año como organismo encargado de Búsqueda y Examen Preliminar Internacional corresponden a casas de estudios superiores. De Chile, América Latina y el Caribe pueden provenir las solicitudes que desde hace un año puede gestionar el Instituto Nacional […]

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Gold Medal for Chile

Maximiliano Santa Cruz Scantlebury National Director of the National Institute of Industrial Property – INAPI In 1986 the world heard the breaking news on the field of medicine. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the approval of the first recombinant vaccine, product developed to fight the Hepatitis B virus, a potentially mortal infection. The Chilean biochemist […]

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Intellectual Property is an intangible with significant economic potential

“Chile has built a balanced property system that seeks to protect the interests of creators and innovators, as well as users and society as a whole,” says Martin Correa, Head of the Intellectual Property Department of the General Directorate of International Economic Relations (Direcon) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Department coordinates and conveys […]

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