COUNTRY : BOLIVARIAN EPUBLIC VENEZUELA
CAPITAL : CARACAS
LANGUAGE : SPANISH
MEMBER: WTO, OPEC UNION OF SOUTH AMERICAN NATION, ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES
Venezuela provides 2 kinds of protection to Industrial Designs:
Industrial Drawings: relating to such arrangements and / or combinations of lines and/or colours with the intent of giving an industrial object a distinctive appearance.
Industrial Models: relating to reproducible plastic forms wither with or without colours. Such objects or industrial, commercial, domestic utensils, containers having a distinctive shape and/or configuration.
Following can file Design Applications:
a). Author of the Design
b). Employer of the author if Design made during course of employment
c). Person contracting the author to make the design
d). Person to whom the author has assigned the design in writing.
2 or more persons owning interests in the design must apply jointly.