Provides advice on IPR protection, including information on the registration of patents and trademarks.
In any foreign market, companies should consider several general principles for effective protection of their intellectual property. For background, link to our article on Protecting Intellectual Property and Stopfakes.gov for more resources. For more information, contact ITA’s Office of Standards and Intellectual Property Rights (OSIP) Director, Stevan Mitchell at Stevan.Mitchell@trade.gov.
IPR Contact for Uruguay
IP Attaché Contact for Uruguay, resident in Brazil
David Kellis, IP Specialist
U.S. Consulate General
Av. Presidente Wilson, 147, 4th floor
20030-020 - Rio de Janeiro
Office Phone: +55 21-3823-2499
Additional information on Intellectual Property can be found in the State Department’s Investment Climate Statement.