Category Archives: Trademarks

Madrid Trademarks – Registered Attorney

More and more applicants are indicating Mexico as a designated state for their International Registrations under the Madrid Protocol. However, while the process may be harmonized under WIPO, there are still quirks in the Mexican system that applicants should know … Continue reading

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The importance of having an attorney on File for Mexican Trademarks

Mexican Trademark Law does not require trademarks, either applications or registrations, to have an attorney on file. However, this is not recommended as notifications regarding Mexican trademark applications or registrations will be published via the official gazette, as per the … Continue reading

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In order to identify products or services, in Mexico you can protect sounds as a brand

To request the registration of a sound mark it is important to clearly and precisely describe the object of protection, as well as the graphic representation by staves, phonograms or onomatopeyas. Read more here

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Declaration of True and Effective Use for Mexican Trademarks

Mexican trademarks registered after August 10, 2018 In view of the amendments to Mexican IP Law, which came into effect on August 10, 2018, all trademark Registrations granted after this date must now submit a Declaration of True and Effective … Continue reading

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Trademark and Slogan Applications: IP Law amendments

Amendments to the Regulations of the Mexican Industrial Property Law Industrial Property Area: Trademark and Slogan Applications Formal Requirements Due to amendments to the Regulations of the Mexican Industrial Property Law in August 2011, the requirements for Trademark and Slogan … Continue reading

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