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INTA Brand Authenticity ConferenceAbout us
21 Nov 2017

Meet us at the upcoming INTA Brand Authenticity Conference

By Moeller IP Advisors The International Trademark Association (INTA) will hold its first Brand Authenticity    conference from November 30 – December 1, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. During this conference questions relating to today’s sustainability, corporate social responsibility, how integrity initiatives are driving brand purpose, brand value, and the bottom line will be examined. For more information about […]

Venice ItalyAbout us
17 Oct 2017

Meet our experts at the upcoming FICPI FORUM 2017!

Gerardo Messerer, Managing partner of Moeller IP Advisors, will be attending the upcoming 17thth FICPI (International Federation of IP Attorneys) Open Forum to be held in Venice, Italy from October 25 – 27, 2017. FICPI Open Forum will offer multi-stream working sessions, permitting attendees to participate in a wide choice of sessions with three parallel paths […]

Medical MarijuanaAbout us
05 Oct 2017

Cannabis for Therapeutic Use in Mexico

By Moeller IP Advisors Cannabis is the preferred designation of the plant Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica. The plant has a relatively long history of medical use, as it was already included in the US Pharmacopeia in 1850 for its sedative and anticonvulsant effects. In 1932 cannabis was removed from the British Pharmacopeia and in […]

Protecting Industrial DesignAbout us
28 Sep 2017

Protecting Industrial Design in South America: Brazil Legal Framework

Registering an industrial design is an effective way to protect intellectual property for SMEs in several industries. In general, industrial design registration is exploited by companies active in the furniture, electronic and apparel sectors. Not many know, however, that this kind of protection can be exploited in other industries as well, and in certain limited […]

register your trademarkAbout us
21 Sep 2017

Why it’s a Good Idea to Register Your Trademark in the System of Alert in Argentina

Argentina is ranked among the twenty countries in the world with the highest number of trademark registrations. As established by Law n.22.362/1980, the trademark’s owner needs to file the registration at the INPI – the National Institute for Intellectual Property, and if the application is successful, the trademark protection is warranted for 10 years, renewable […]

GRUR Annual MeetingAbout us
19 Sep 2017

GRUR Annual Meeting

By Moeller IP Advisors Mr. Gerardo Messerer, Managing Partner will be attending the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) Conference, which will take place in Hamburg (Germany) from September 27 – 30. GRUR’s Autumn Conference will have numerous experts from Germany and abroad representing academia, industry.  They will present and discuss the […]

Meet our expertsAbout us
29 Aug 2017

Meet our experts at the upcoming LES Annual Conference 2017!

By Moeller IP Advisors Gerardo Messerer, Managing partner of Moeller IP Advisors, will be attending the upcoming LES SCANDINAVIA Annual Conference 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark from September 11-12, 2017. “Digital disruption – IP in the new era” is the theme of the conference. Mr. Messerer will be available to discuss the latest trends and updates in […]

Biological DrugsAbout us
17 Aug 2017

Biological Drugs in South America: How to Patent Antibodies in Brazil

According to a report published by the British consulting company VisionGain, the drugs market in Brazil will reach the amount of $41.3 billion in 2017 and by 2020 it’s likely to overtake every other market except the US, China and Japan. So far the scene has been dominated by synthetic chemical drugs – simple chemical […]

Safeguarding Biodiversity in South AmericaAbout us
10 Aug 2017

Safeguarding Biodiversity in South America – the Case of Brazil

by Moeller IP Advisors From Amazonia to the Tropical Andes, the biodiversity of South America is incredible. It is not surprising to notice that many cases of biopiracy concern the natural resources of this continent. In 1986, American scientist Loren Miller’s patented the process for obtaining the ayahuasca vine, despite it had been known for centuries […]

Pharmaceuticals Products in South AmericaAbout us
27 Jul 2017

Are You Free to Price Pharmaceuticals Products in South America?

by Moeller IP Advisors On average, big pharmaceutical companies spend around 20% of their budget in research and development of new drugs. For smaller companies, the effort can be even higher, up to 50% of their budget is invested in R&D. It is understandable that pharma companies try to maximise the return on their investment once […]

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