Fitch: Issuance of sovereign bonds provides economic stability for Peru

The issuance of Peruvian bonds equivalent to US$4 billion, including one due in 101 years, shows the country’s macroeconomic strength, which was a key factor for this successful operation, Director of Sovereigns for the Americas at Fitch Ratings Kelli Bissett-Tom affirmed on Thursday. “This issuance confirms Peru’s macroeconomic solvency and generates market stability expectations about […]

Lizardo Vargas-RevillaPartner, Valinvest

Peru: Country risk remained below regional average

The Peruvian Reserve Bank has reported that Peru’s EMBIG spread stood at 144 bps, while the Latin America’s EMBIG decreased 31 bps to 419 bps on November 4-11. The Peruvian indicator remained below the regional average and was in line with the results of the elections in the United States. The index is measured based on the difference between […]

Lizardo Vargas-RevillaPartner, Valinvest

Valinvest joins IR as the exclusive Corporate Finance Member in Peru

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Lizardo Vargas-Revilla of Valinvest. Lizardo has joined IR as our exclusive Corporate Finance member in Peru. Valinvest provides financial advice or guidance to customers, such as institutional investors, companies and persons in asset management, corporate finance, tax planning, and estate planning. We have […]

Lizardo Vargas-RevillaPartner, Valinvest

Alejandro Castro Angulo participates in the IR Global Jurisdictional Guide to Trademark & Copyright

FOREWORD BY EDITOR, ANDREW CHILVERS Intellectual property and the challenges of globalisation  When the US Supreme Court recently ruled that Booking.com could trademark its domain name, the decision was a game changer for online businesses the world over. The court decided by an 8-1 ruling that adding a “.com” combination to a generic word is […]

Alejandro Castro AnguloPartner and Managing Director, Union Andina

Peru: Domain Names and Advertising Principles

Domain names versus trademarks The nature of a #trademark and the nature of a domain name are different, which is why it generates controversies. The registered trademark confers territorial rights limited by a certain class of the International Nomenclature, while the domain name does give its owner a cross-border right. In that sense, we will […]

Alejandro Castro AnguloPartner and Managing Director, Union Andina

Peru: Guidelines applicable to the procedure for Compulsory Patent Licenses; Licenses Regime for Trademarks and Patents

Guidelines applicable to the procedure for Compulsory Patent Licenses On September 19, 2019 Indecopi´s Directorate of Inventions and New Technologies by Resolution No. 002706-2019/DIN-INDECOPI approved the guidelines applicable to the procedure for the issuance of Compulsory Licenses contemplated in Decision 486 and Legislative Decree 1075. The guideline develops the requirements that the application for the […]

Alejandro Castro AnguloPartner and Managing Director, Union Andina

Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados joins IR as the exclusive Tax (Law) Member in Peru

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Carolina Risso of Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados. Carolina has joined IR as our exclusive Tax (Law) member in Peru. Gálvez Risso Zegarra & Asociados is a Peruvian Tax and Legal boutique, founded in 2015 by three tax law experts who have […]

Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados joins IR as the exclusive Tax (Law) Member in Peru

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Ramón Gálvez of Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados. Ramón has joined IR as our exclusive Tax (Law) member in Peru. Gálvez Risso Zegarra & Asociados is a Peruvian Tax and Legal boutique, founded in 2015 by three tax law experts who […]

Ramón GálvezManaging Partner, Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados

Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados joins IR as the exclusive Tax (Law) Member in Peru

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Carlos Zegarra of Gálvez, Risso, Zegarra & Asociados. Carlos has joined IR as our exclusive Tax (Law) member in Peru. Gálvez Risso Zegarra & Asociados is a Peruvian Tax and Legal boutique, founded in 2015 by three tax law experts who […]

Peru: Processing of personal health data during the COVID-19 pandemic in the workplace and Impact of Intellectual Property in the Economy

Processing of personal health data during the COVID-19 pandemic in the workplace The Peruvian National Authority for the Protection of Personal Data is exercised by The General Directorate for Transparency, Access to Public Information and Protection of Personal Data. The National Authority for the Protection of Persona Data, which depends hierarchically on the Vice-Ministerial Office […]

Alejandro Castro AnguloPartner and Managing Director, Union Andina

Peru: Intellectual Property Rights enforcement and Internet Service Provider’s Liability for online Copyright infringement

Comments on the Institutional Working Paper of INDECOPI N° 001-2020: INDECOPI’s proposals to strengthen the enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights. The Presidency of the Directing Council has issued the Institutional Working Paper “INDECOPI Proposals for the strengthening the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights”. This document has interesting proposals that involves granting rewards for piracy and […]

Alejandro Castro AnguloPartner and Managing Director, Union Andina