Your inventions, achievements and creations are invaluable. Preserve the industrial secrets, which make you unique among your competitors, and rely on the 9ip® solutions to protect your intellectual property and for the exploitation of your assets anywhere in the world.
We obtain registrations, permits and licenses for your products, through our intellectual property agents in other countries. In 9ilc® we make sure that your products comply with the technical standards, avoiding setbacks or delays in entering other markets due to being unaware of local regulatory issues.
What IP rights are you applying to your company?
What is its value and therefore its risk level?
"Intellectual property is regarded as the most important asset in the largest and most powerful companies in the world; these companies consider intellectual property as the key to their market domain and their continuous profitability". - Kelvin King.
9ip® protects your intellectual property and all it entails; with studies, advisory, monitoring, control and international registration of distinctive marks, invention patents, profit models, industrial designs, literature, scientific and artistic work, and software. It also provides specialized advisory for the protection of trade secrets, as well as for obtaining health and regulatory certifications and permits.
Since when must your company protect itself from risk?
Your company will receive comprehensive assistance in the operation of your business, in order to protect it in a timely fashion against potential risk.
Each case is supported directly by the Director of the Department and by a multi-discipline group of expert professionals, including attorneys, engineers, accountants, and paralegals that are permanently studying and up-to-date in these matters; this guarantees quality, efficiency and pro-activeness in our service.
Someone could be using your distinctive marks without you knowing. Carry out a search with 9ip®:
Searches allow reviewing the trademark history in order to determine the feasibility of a trademark record, this will allow for a complete diagnosis with a comparison of information from several databases and professional recommendations to increase the chance for a successful registration.
We properly follow up the brand registration and commercial slogan registration process, as well as we monitor industrial property gazettes from Colombia, Ecuador, Chile and Panama, while they are in circulation.
At 9ip® we carry out all the procedures necessary to keep the status of your distinctive trademark portfolio up-to-date, and we become in charge of all contracts necessary for this purpose
Is your Corporate Image protected when being used?
Is any brand in the market confusing your clients?
Our team of professionals carries out field research before initiating any action regarding cancellation for no use or exposure, to determine the chance for success of said cancellation, and find the evidence that may result applicable to the specific study.
It all begins with an idea, 9ip® helps you express it. Do you intend to import food, but don't know what procedures you must follow?
• Patents, profit models and industrial design: The Colombian office of new creations is one of the strictest in the world. Allow reliable hands to protect your products and procedures. We have the support of expert patent technicians.
• Trade secrets: We assist your company when protecting confidential information during internal and external processes.
• Health / Food Safety Registrations: 9ip® has ample experience obtaining health registrations for cosmetics, food, and medication; as well as experience in all procedures and permits before the Colombian Medication and Food Oversight Institute - INVIMA-
What remedies are available if someone uses your Intellectual Property? Is your company violating the rights of a third party? You will find these answers with 9ip®.
At 9ip® we provide legal advisory related to restrictive practices such as:
• Unfair competition.
• Anti-dumping regulation.
• Strategies for preventing litigation.