Cedeño & Méndez - Abogados

Intellectual Property

Today, the business world operates in a highly competitive environment, where wealth is not concentrated exclusively in the possession of tangible goods, but, due to the constant flow of trade, there are new rights related to intellectual property. We aim to provide a complete and continuous assistance to each of our customers in all services related to the protection, maintenance and valuation of its portfolio of intellectual property.

A. Management and Valuation of Intangible Assets
  • Intangible assets (know-how, product branding, trade name, marketing strategies, promotions, publicity rights, licenses, Goodwill.)
  • Importance of Management of Intangible Assets
  • Vital to the success of the Company
  • The current economic world is a world led by knowledge
  • Businesses must protect their important products and methods that distinguish them from their competitors
  • Valuation of Intangible assets of the Company – Assessment by Public Accountants
  • The Brand, the most valuable asset of a company
B. Trademarks and Trade Names
  • Search of Trademarks, Slogans (commercials) and trade names
  • Legal Advisory Availability (or Possible options Rejects Opposition
  • Design Search
  • Search by Title
  • State Trademark Review and History Records
  • Trademarks and Trade Names
  • Renewal of Trademarks and Trade Names
  • Administrative Changes (Transfers, Change of Address, Mergers) Trademarks and Trade Names
  • Review and Appeals against rejections and Preventions (Administrative Procedure)
  • Opposition Demands
  • Claims Nullity and Cancellation
  • Claims of Abuse
  • Review Systems in gazettes and gazettes. Competition demarcate tracking or notification of similar landmarks.Development of Cease and Desist Letters
  • Trademark protection in the Colon Free Zone and Customs Registration Service (applies only in Panama
  • Search and Domain Name Registration through generic top-level domains (.com .net .org .info) and Country Code Domains
  • Protection of Intellectual Property Rights and Rights of Entitlement related domain names through ICANN UDRP.
C. Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
  • Search and Research of the State Previous Technical
  • Filing and administrative follow
  • Protection of Rights through the Paris Convention and the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)
D. Trade Secrets
  • Planning systems to preserve the confidentiality of information (Medical physical and contractual security)
  • Preparation Contract Notice
  • Development of confidentiality clauses in contracts Jobs
  • Licensing Trade Secrets and Know-How
E. License Agreements Intellectual Property – Transfer of Technology and Intangible Assets
  • Review and Development Contracts Use Licensing (trademarks, patents, copyrights, know-how), purchase or sale of intangible assets, Joint Ventures
  • Strategies and Business Considerations
  • Intellectual Property Audit (Mapping Intellectual Properties)
  • Review Patent and Trademark Portfolios
  • Prior to Stakeholder Study Contract
  • Due Diligence
  • Negotiating Contracts and Licenses
  • Confidentiality Agreements (Non-Disclosure Agreements)
  • Entertainment and Multimedia Licenses
  • Biotechnology License
  • Franchise Agreements
  • Distribution Agreement
  • Appearance Study of International Law, Bankruptcy, Tax Law and Antitrust Law
  • Writing transfer agreements domain names
F. Copyright and Related Rights
  • Drafting of Audiovisual (production, post-production, co-production, reproduction, etc.
  • Records of works protected under the regime Copyright (Computer Programs, writings, musical works, audiovisual work etc.
  • Protection through copyright Website Design
  • Negotiation and Assignment contracts Making Works Protected by Copyright
  • Negotiation and Making Use Licenses of works protected by copyright
  • Preparation and Review of Contract Law Image
  • Preparation and Review of Contracts Edition
  • Advice on protection issues Ideas
  • Consulting in litigation information Copyright
G. New Technologies
  • Preparation and review of contracts for development of web pages
  • Preparation and review of contracts Software and Hardware
  • Drafting of clauses and privacy policies
  • Writing of security documents
  • Development and implementation of data policies and procedures and use data that meet international standards
  • Drafting and negotiating vendor contracts and agreements use and distribution of information
  • Legal protection of web pages as
  • Development of online contracts (click wrap and Browse wrap Agreements)
  • Escrow Agreement or deposit of source code
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Drafting and Advisory Outsourcing contracts
  • Deposits and Notary samples
  • Study and adaptation of online procurement procedures to current regulations
  • Preparation and review of contracts and conditions of payment services online
  • Legal audit of Web pages
  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Domain Name
  • Conflict resolution procedures under the WIPO policy domains and .pa