Legal Glossary

Trade Names: Is any denomination use to identify an establishment where a business activity is carried out.

Trademarks: It is a word, denomination or sign, which is used to identify products that are sold in a market. Its main purpose is to differentiate them from other similar products, as well as to identify their commercial origin.

Patents: A concession granted by the Dominican State for the exploitation, exclusively, of an idea in commerce, for a maximum period of 15 years.

Commercial Slogans: The word or phrase or legend used to advertise a brand.

Signs and Emblems: Is any visible sign used to identify a specific business location.

Domains: It is an identification network associated with a group of devices or equipment connected to the Internet network. It is the name that identifies a website.

Copyright: Are the rights derived from literary and artistic creations, as well as the literary and artistic forms of scientific works, whatever their form of expression, dissemination, reproduction, communication, gender, merit or destination