Bustamante & Bustamante | 10 Apr 2001
In Ecuador, a franchise for the production of processed foods, medicine, cosmetics and certain other items must be registered with the Ministry of Public Health. The ministry may cancel such a registration if the franchisee fails to obey the law or if consumers are injured. The specifics are discussed in this update.
Bustamante & Bustamante | 22 Nov 2000
Including: Legal Regime; Practical Impact
Bustamante & Bustamante | 4 Sep 2000
Ecuador has a well-developed legal regime governing transfers of technology. This update looks at some of the requirements for licensing agreements and also highlights contract terms that will make an agreement null and void.