Obligado & Cia


Industrial models and designs: protection alternatives

Argentina - October 17 2016 An industrial model or design is the shape or ornamental aspect of an industrial product. An 'industrial model' is the three-dimensional aspect of

Domain name and trademark dispute resolutions

Argentina - May 15 2017 The Internet's introduction, boom and speed of development has resulted in many conflicts and abuses, including the registration of domain names

Repair of damages in trademark infringement

Argentina - March 20 2017 IP rights - including rights to a trademark - enable rights holders to exploit certain intangible assets exclusively

Effect of new decree on industrial property and trademark law

Argentina - March 12 2018 A recently issued decree aims to further reduce and simplify the regulations of relevant regimes in order to provide an efficient response to requests

Likelihood of confusion of pharmaceutical trademarks

Argentina - December 18 2017 Registering a trademark with the Trademark Office is insufficient to guarantee its use for a pharmaceutical product, as the Health Authority must

Unfair competition and trademark protection

Argentina - December 2 2019 The protection provided under industrial property law to commercial signs registered with the National Institute of Industrial Property is more

Trademark rights and comparative advertising

Argentina - September 23 2019 Since the Trademark Law reserves the right to use a trademark for the mark's owner, legal scholars in Argentina have long debated whether the use of

Implications of new unfair competition legislation for IP practitioners

Argentina - July 22 2019 Emergency Decree 2742019 has established a comprehensive system for regulating unfair competition. Many practices punished by the new unfair

Sweet tooth: new appellation of origin introduced

Argentina - May 13 2019 Law 25,1631999 and Law 25,3802000 govern appellations of origin in Argentina for wines and wine-based spirits as well as agricultural and food

Designations, trade names and the Civil and Commercial Code

Argentina - February 25 2019 The terms 'corporate name', 'trade name' and 'designation' are frequently used without distinction in commerce and business. However, these