Propiedad Industrial e Intelectual



  • The Global IP Awards name Garrigues Firm of the Year in Portugal

    The specialized publications Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) and World Trademark Review (WTR) have recognized the Garrigues IP team in Portugal for the second time.
  • Generative AI: Can data models be protected?

    Data models, which are the “brain” of artificial intelligence systems cannot be protected under intellectual property law. In principle, they are not patentable either, but they could perhaps be protected as trade secrets. Let’s take a look at what is the angle in Spain. 
  • Spain: New Regulation of the Intellectual Property Registry giving preference to electronic registration of works approved

    Although the registration of a work in a register does not attribute copyright thereto, doing so can be a safeguard against possible infringements.
  • Garrigues receives the award as the best Intellectual Property firm in Portugal in the area of litigation

    The Intellectual Property Department of Garrigues Portugal has won the "Portugal Disputes Firm of the Year" award presented yesterday in London by Managing Intellectual Property, one of the world's most prestigious publications in the field of intellectual property.
  • Standard essential patents and FRAND licensing: publication by the EC of the proposal for a regulation puts the EUIPO in the spotlight for the development of IoT

    The European Commission has presented a proposal for a regulation that aims to promote the transparency and predictability of licensing of standard essential patents (SEPs) and that will promote the development, among other areas, of the Internet of Things (IoT).
  • Architecture and Intellectual Property: Is it possible to protect a building?

    Garrigues IP Blog.
  • God Save the Queen: what will happen to the Royal Warrants granted by the late Queen?

    Garrigues IP Blog
  • Russia takes over Champagne and Cognac: Has intellectual property become a geopolitical battlefield?

    Post from Garrigues' Intellectual Property blog.
  • Can content be added to a patent application already filed or to a patent already granted?

    Post from Garrigues' Intellectual Property blog.
  • Portugal: Law No. 7/2022 prohibits geo-blocking and discrimination practices in electronic sales to consumers in the autonomous regions

    Law no. 7/2022, published on January 10, aims to prohibit geo-blocking and unjustified discrimination, as well as other forms of discrimination in online sales based, directly or indirectly, on the place of residence or establishment of the consumer, applying to all traders who make goods or services available in the Portuguese territory.