Industrial Property

At SPECIFIC IP, we understand that Industrial Property is a set of rights held by a natural person or a juridical person over an invention (patent, utility model, topography of semiconductor products, complementary protection certificates for medicines or phytosanitary products), an industrial design, a distinctive symbol, trademark or trade name.

“It is a type of law through which the State acknowledges its holder’s (its owner’s) proprietorship over a technology (patent), product name (trademark) or a specific design (industrial model and drawing) and grants said holder the monopoly of its market exploitation, while requiring the fulfillment of a series of obligations (payment of fees, the exploitation of the invention, the usage of the trademark…) (Rights and obligations of the holders of Industrial Property rights)” Department of Patents and Technological Information.