GUATEMALA
THE BILL OF LAW AGAINST CYBERCRIME MOVES FORWARD IN THE PROCESS: SOME FACTS TO CONSIDER
On August 4, 2022, the Congress of the Republic of Guatemala approved the bill containing the Law against Cybercrime (Decree No. 39-2022) (hereinafter, the “Bill of Law”). This Bill of Law sets to establish the first general legal framework for information technology systems... (keep reading)
  EL SALVADOR
MODERNIZATION OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SYSTEM IN EL SALVADOR: IMPLEMENTATION OF CATI
Applications at the Intellectual Property Registry in El Salvador have been increasing in the first half of the year, generating a demand for a better and faster functioning system... (keep reading)
  HONDURAS
NEW TRADEMARK REGISTRATION PLATFORM
On August 5th, Honduras Intellectual Property Office (DIGEPIH by its acronym in Spanish), announced the launch of the new trademark registration system named WIPO FILE... (keep reading)
  NICARAGUA
EARLY HARVEST AGREEMENT: A NEW TRADE OPPORTUNITY BETWEEN NICARAGUA AND CHINA
On July 11, representatives of the governments of Nicaragua and the People's Republic of China signed the "Early Harvest" agreement, which is considered a preliminary step to the signing of a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two countries... (keep reading)
 

COSTA RICA
NEW FOREIGN DIGITAL NOMAD RESIDENCY IN COSTA RICA IN FORCE
Costa Rica has approved regulations to its “Digital Nomad” law initiative, and these are expected to usher in a wave of foreign, long-term residents... (keep reading)

 

PANAMA
PANAMA OFFERS GREAT BENEFITS FOR MULTINATIONAL COMPANIES THAT PROVIDE MANUFACTURING SERVICES
In order to attract and promote investments in production processes, generate jobs and promote technology transfer, the Republic of Panama has a regulation (Law 159 of August 31, 2020) that created a special regime that grants great benefits... (keep reading)

Arias Band 1 according to Chambers & Partners

Arias:
Elite Firm in Central America by Latin Lawyer 250
2023

Shortlisted throughout the region at the Chambers Latin America Awards
2022