• Giving a Passing Glance to the Protection of Utility Models in Mexico
  • October 23, 2006 | Author: Heriberto R. Lopez
  • Law Firm: Becerril, Coca & Becerril, S.C. - Mexico, D.F. Office
  • Although it is true that the protection offered by a utility model cannot be compared as the one resulting from a patent, there is no doubt that it plays an important role within the intellectual property field in order to duly protect particular creations which do not reach the category of a patent of invention. With the above in mind, this article presents an overview about some aspects of general interest as well as some particular clarifications dealing with the filing of utility models in Mexico