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Gusmão & Labrunie overturns Johnson & Johnson image infringement claim

Friday, 13 January

The State Court of Rio de Janeiro has ruled that Johnson & Johnson adverts aired during the 2014 FIFA World Cup did not infringe the Brazilian football association’s (CBF) image rights.

Silva & Cía registers Valparaíso Casablanca Valley trademark

Friday, 13 January

Chilean IP boutique Silva & Cía has helped Chile’s Casablanca and Valparaíso municipalities and the Casablanca wineries association register the brand Valparaíso Casablanca Valley, after successfully opposing a British company’s attempt to register the brand.

Benites Forno antitrust partner forms Peruvian boutique

Monday, 9 January

Gustavo Rodríguez García has departed Benites, Forno & Ugaz Abogados to form a new boutique in Lima, which will specialise in competition law and intellectual property.

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