The firm is experienced in proceedings that aim to fight against counterfeit trademark goods.
It normally takes part in proceedings where counterfeit goods are confiscated and then
destroyed, according to the relevant proceedings.
Although Uruguay is not an attractive market for the commercialization of counterfeit
goods, because of its reduced population (about 3.4 million people), Uruguay is a country of
transit where huge amounts of goods go through to Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay as final
All "transit" goods are subject to the Intellectual Property rules of Uruguay. Especially, all
transit goods are subject to the Uruguayan Trademark Act, and in case these transit goods
infringe the trademark rights, they shall be liable to penalties.