ISOG

Offshore Companies - Hong Kong
Offshore Companies - Delaware
Counter Espionage
Offshore Companies - Anguilla
Offshore Companies - Nevis
Pre-employment Screening
Foreign Companies
Offshore Companies - Seychelles
Unfair Competition
Due Diligence for Banks and Law Firms
Ship Registration
Offshore Bank Accounts
Employee Investigations
Phone Number Unmasking
Locating Missing Persons
Business Intelligence
Computer Monitoring
Offshore Companies - Bahamas
Business Intelligence
Divorce Cases Consulting
Litigation
Private Interest Foundations
Drug Trafficking
Voice Analysis Technology Test
International Divorce
Pre-matrimonial Check
Covert Investigations
Offshore Companies - Panama
(Counter) Surveillance
Insurance Claims
Locating Witnesses
Product Counterfeit
Theft Investigations
Kidnapping Investigations
Pre-employment Screening
Identity Theft Investigations
Offshore Anonymous Companies - Panama
Polygraph Tests
(Reverse) Phone Number Lookup
Internet Friend Identification
Offshore Companies - Cayman
Insurance Claims
Forensic Science Lab
Intellectual Property
Counter Espionage
Bank Account Searches
Armed Robbery Investigations
Unfair Competition
Spouse Infidelity Check
Product Counterfeit
Electronic Debugging
Trusts
Employee Investigations
Offshore Companies - Belize
Second Legal Passport
Offshore Companies - BVI
Asset Protection Planning
Homicide Investigations
Child Abuse and Custody
Search of Evidence and Alibi Check
Extortion and Threats Investigations
Theft Investigations
Drug Abuse
International Frauds
Due Diligence for Banks and Law Firms
Offshore Anonymous Companies – Liberia
Background Check
Stalking Investigations

Mon26062017

Legal Protection - Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property

intellectual property lawyerProtect Your Intellectual Property With the Help of ISOG Lawyer

REGISTRATION 
Did you know, as an entrepreneur, that when creating your company, it is very important to register your name, symbol, logo and drawing that makes you differentiate yourself from other companies? 
 
At the moment in Panama, you can register for their protection:
 
  • INVENTIONS AND PATENTS that you have created.
  • DRAWINGS AND INDUSTRIAL MODELS that are used to make your product.
  • TRADEMARKS OF PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES that you offer.
  • BRAND NAME OF YOUR COMPANY, so as to avoid it being used by another person with another purpose.
  • ADVERTISMENTS AND COMMERCIALS: Adverts and commercials that make people believe in your product.
  • DOMAIN NAMES OR DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM (D.N.S.): Internet web pages.
REGISTRY OF TRADEMARK FOR PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES
Currently, in Panama it is possible to register both products as services at the Directorate of Industrial Property Register of the Ministry of Trade and Industry.
The lawyers of ISOG can register the trademarks, the symbols and/or brands that make your product or service differentiate.
 
To register a trademark it is necessary to follow this step. First it is necessary to verify the availability of the trademark and see whether similar or the same name or design have already been registered. If this is the case and you can prove that this trademark was created by you since quite a long time before, it would be possible to take two different legal actions:
  • If the illegal trademark has not yet been registered, and there is still time for opposition, you can claim the nullity of the registration process before the Tribunal of Trade and then claim compensation for the damages incurred.
  • If the illegal trademark has already been registered, you can claim the nullity on the registration of the trademark, so as to decree that this trademark cannot operate because it is already registered in another country, it is a very important trademark and is widely recognized in that country.
Once we have checked the trademark and this is available for registration, we will submit the relative documentation.
 
DOCUMENTATION
To submit an application for trademark registration in the Republic of Panama, the following is required:
  • Name or description of the trademark, with indication of the colors to be claimed (protected).
  • Specification of the distinguished products or services.
  • Power of Attorney, notarized and apostilled, granted to ISOG, with which you authorize our lawyers to take on this management. 
  • In case of companies, a valid Certificate of Registration of the company that will be the owner of the trademark.
  • Ten (10) labels of the trademark.
  • Payment of the respective rate:
    • If for 10 years.
    • If for 5 years.
  • Letter of Consent, if the trademark will be registered by a holder different to the original holder.
SURRENDER, TRANSFER, FRANCHISING, LICENSE OF USE OR RENEWAL OF TRADEMARKS
If you wish to transfer the trademark, create a franchising or renew your trademark, just contact the lawyers of ISOG who will be able to assist you.
 
PROTECTION OF TRADE SECRETS
The lawyers of ISOG can protect your trade or commercial secret, so that third parties don't have access to it and at the same you can demonstrate to be the original creator.
 
PATENT REGISTRATION
The lawyers of ISOG can register patents and industrial innovations in order to protect your commercial and industrial rights. Remember if you do not register your product, somebody else can do it in his own name.
Avoid to start long and tedious litigation processes because you did not register your product.