Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law2019-12-20T01:13:20+00:00

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The Intellectual Property and Entertainment department is in charge of all matters related to the study, development, surveillance and national and international registration of intangible property rights, such as trademarks, copyrights, patents, utility models, industrial designs, industrial secrets, domain names among others to provide you with the best possible protection.

We also provide legal advice regarding all legal entertainment issues, in the broadest sense of the word, including therein sports law matters.

Intellectual property services include:

Distinctive signs
Searches, trademark and trade slogan registrations, deposit of commercial names and trade emblems, oppositions, action for non-use or notoriety, licenses and register affectation (i.e. change of name / address / domicile, renewal, assignment, etc.)
Denominations of origin
Process for obtaining denominations of origin within Colombia and abroad.
Patents, utility models, industrial designs
Aid solve concerns regarding inventions and how to present them to the relevant authority.
Copyrights
Assistance in protection strategy and contractual negotiation for copyrights on literature, music, computer software, theater, motion picture, art, television, architecture, and other works of authorship
Cancellation actions
Draft and advice regarding cancellation actions due to non-use of a trademark (during the three (3) years after the date of its granting), due to notoriety (of a trademark with the same or very similar expression / graphic element) or due to genericide (trademark has become a common generic term)
Industrial secrets
Establishment of parameters for the strategy and protection of confidential information, specific knowledge and know how.
Plant varieties
Advice of clients in the proceedings and obtention of the Obtentors Certificate given by the Seeds Division of the Colombian Agricultural Institute (Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario – ICA). We also provide support to flower growers and farmers in royalties and all their commercial activities.
Advertising law
Advice regarding the fulfillment of the requirements of the Consumer Protection Statute. Assistance with solving all legal questions related to advertisements, publications, marketing and commercials, and review of trade, packaging and labels presentations
Entertainment law
Management of projects and protection of musical and audiovisual-related works, providing counsel from their contractual phase to their production, marketing, licensing, and insurance.
Sports Law
Advice regarding sponsor contracts, disciplinary proceedings, doping matters, agent / intermediary contracts, arbitration (CAS), image rights, transfer agreements, players´ rights, minor rights, solidarity mechanism, training compensation, player´s contracts.

CONTACT

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REPRESENTATIVE CASES AND TOPICS OF INTEREST

juan carlos uribe

Leading Partner of the Area
Juan Carlos Uribe
Email: jcu@tumnet.com
Phone: +57-1-6019660

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

CORPORATE & FRANCHISE LAW

LITIGATION & CONFLICT RESOLUTION

MANAGEMENT CONSULTING

Intellectual Property and Entertainment team:

Paralegals:

  • Clara Rojas

  • Yolanda Cortes

  • Carolina Gutiérrez

  • Daniel Rodríguez

Senior Paralegal:

  • Ángela Serrano