The attorneys and international department of Sughrue Mion offer our experienced services and counsel to clients in Latin America and clients doing business in Latin America. AIA Rules Going Into Effect September 16, 2012
Sughrue offers the expertise of Spanish-speaking attorneys with contacts throughout Latin America and the Caribbean who can provide local knowledge and resources regarding all aspects of Intellectual Property and Litigation. We understand the cultural and business practices of companies and law firms in Latin America, as well as the operations of the government bodies, including Patent and Trademark Offices, controlling Intellectual Property rights in countries throughout Latin America. We have experience in successfully handling Patent and Trademark issues for Latin American clients in the United States, and in working with local counsel to negotiate and handle Patent and Trademark applications and disputes throughout Latin America.
Sughrue attorneys are members of the Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Intelectual (ASIPI - Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property), and have developed strong working relationships with local law firms throughout Latin America to assist clients with all aspects of Intellectual Property law and a broad range of technologies.
As we approach the one-year anniversary of the enactment of the America Invents Act (AIA), Sughrue continues to monitor and report on the important Provisions that will take effect as of September 16, 2012.