Trademarks and other distinctive signs, such as trade names, logos and advertising signs are regulated in Costa Rica by the Trademark Statute No. 7978 of December 22, 1999. Likewise, since October 31, 1995, our country participates in the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property. The registration of a trademark is valid for a period of ten years and it can be renewed indefinitely for consecutive 10-year periods.


  • Registration of trademarks and other distinctive signs in Costa Rica.
  • Registration of trademarks and other distinctive signs abroad through our specialized agents.
  • Registration renewals.
  • Transfers and commercial usage licenses.
  • Protection of notoriously known trademarks.
  • Procedures for nullification and revocation of registrations.
  • Procedures for the defense of rights before the Industrial Property Registry, and Civil and Criminal Courts.
  • Integral advice about your company's image and its products.

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Hulbert Volio & Parajeles Abogados
Centro Corporativo Jorge Volio
Costado Este Iglesia Católica,
Santa Ana Centro, San José, Costa Rica
Tel +506 2205-5000 | US +1 305 414 6714
Fax +506 2282-4679

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