BLP is the leading law firm for doing business in Central America

We provide valuable and creative legal solutions with business sense based on years of experience, global vision, and extensive knowledge of the local market.

Access to our downloadables to learn more about the capabilities of our Intellectual Property and Sanitary Registration of Products practices and why we are the go-to firm in the region.

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An IP powerhouse that provides a single point of contact across five countries

The Intellectual Property practice at BLP is defined by its people. The team provides a combination of skills and experience that is unparalleled in Central America. Its focus on service and innovation makes BLP the region’s best qualified IP practice.

The intellectual property team at  BLP  advises multinational and regional clients on the full range of matters. These include cross-border trademark portfolio management, the prosecution and enforcement of IP rights, regulatory advice on sanitary regulations, the transfer of IP assets, and the structuring of data management. Anti-counterfeiting actions, judicial and administrative IP litigation, and advice on the IP aspects of high-value M&A transactions are all additional areas of strength.

Sanitary Registration of Products and Regulatory Law Services

A team of more than ten lawyers and technical experts with a mix of skills and combined experience in the field comprise our group practice that is without rival in Central America. By balancing reliable procedures with feasible innovation, we provide our clients with the best regional service in Regulatory Law.

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Capabilities of our practice

+600,000

seized product by our counterfeit advice

+80

jurisdictions covered by our client´s brands

+10 million

consumers of our clients’ brands in the region

Band 1

in IP by Chambers and Partners

Rankings that evidence the leadership of our team

BLP´s IP practice is the best qualified in the region, as proved year by year by the most prominent legal guides. Not only our practice highlights for its team performance, but the individuals are some of the best IP lawyers in their countries. 

Market-leading intellectual property group handling a wide range of key matters for large multinational corporations, routinely managing regional portfolios. BLP’s highly regarded team offers expertise in trade mark searches and registration, as well as handling patent matters. Boasts noted skill advising on pharmaceutical, biotechnology and agrochemical patent prosecution. Further deals with anti-counterfeiting matters and copyright law.

BAND 1

GUATEMALA

BAND 1

COSTA RICA

Market-leading intellectual property group handling a wide range of key matters for large multinational corporations, routinely managing regional portfolios. BLP’s highly regarded team offers expertise in trade mark searches and registration, as well as handling patent matters. Boasts noted skill advising on pharmaceutical, biotechnology and agrochemical patent prosecution. Further deals with anti-counterfeiting matters and copyright law.

BAND 1

GUATEMALA

BAND 1

COSTA RICA

The powerhouse intellectual property team at BLP advises multinational and regional clients on the full range of matters. These include cross-border trade mark portfolio management, the prosecution and enforcement of IP rights, regulatory advice on sanitary regulations, the transfer of IP assets, and the structuring of data management. 

TIER 1

GUATEMALA

TIER 1

COSTA RICA

TIER 3

HONDURAS

TIER 3

NICARAGUA

The powerhouse intellectual property team at BLP advises multinational and regional clients on the full range of matters. These include cross-border trade mark portfolio management, the prosecution and enforcement of IP rights, regulatory advice on sanitary regulations, the transfer of IP assets, and the structuring of data management.

TIER 1

GUATEMALA

TIER 1

COSTA RICA

TIER 1

HONDURAS

TIER 1

NICARAGUA

Regional powerhouse BLP provides 24/7/365 IP support to a slew of multinationals across the industry spectrum, although the pharmaceutical sector is a particularly happy hunting ground: the set-up is a sure choice for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. It has invested heavily in state-of-the-art technologies advanced solutions, with efficiency, effectiveness and expedience its watchwords.

GOLD

GUATEMALA

GOLD

COSTA RICA

SILVER

HONDURAS

RECOMMENDED FIRM

NICARAGUA

Regional powerhouse BLP provides 24/7/365 IP support to a slew of multinationals across the industry spectrum, although the pharmaceutical sector is a particularly happy hunting ground: the set-up is a sure choice for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. It has invested heavily in state-of-the-art technologies advanced solutions, with efficiency, effectiveness and expedience its watchwords.

GOLD

GUATEMALA

GOLD

COSTA RICA

SILVER

HONDURAS

RECOMMENDED FIRM

GUATEMALA

Capabilities of our practice 

+600,000

seized product by our counterfeit advice

+80

jurisdictions covered by our client´s brands

+10 million

consumers of our clients’ brands in the region

Band 1

in IP by Chambers and Partners

Our team at INTA 2022

We will join the most influential brand professionals from across the globe and across industries at INTA’s Annual Meeting Live+. Our team of IP professionals from all over Central America will share insights, knowledge and experience with friends and colleagues around the world. 

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Luis F. Ruiz
Partner
Guatemala
lruiz@blplegal.com

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BOOK A MEETING WITH US AT INTA´s 2022 Annual Meeting Live+

We will be physically present for INTA´s 2022 Annual Meeting Live+. If you are interest in exploring business opportunities in any country of Central America, as well as to share insight and knowledge with our expert, please book a meeting through the following link.

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Testimonials

“They have the knowledge and experience necessary to efficiently and adequately represent clients, providing advice as intellectual property experts. They are reliable and fast.”

THE LEGAL 500

“The knowledge they have in IP is without doubt of a very high quality.”

CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS

The commercially attuned BLP “presents clients with multiple options to ensure the correct fit for their business in the long term”.

WTR 1000