Intellectual Property (IP) is an area of law whose subject matter relates to the protection and commercial exploitation of works of art, designs, and innovations in fields of science and technology. The most common known forms of IP protection are: patents, trademarks and copyrights (o derechos de autor). In the past thirty (30) years IP laws around the world have become increasingly similar driven by policies established by member states of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and/or World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) (visit: However as of today, IP laws still remain and are administered on a "state to state" basis. Thus it is always convenient to have a local lawyer in each country wherein your business, IP or knowledge transfer is being introduced. As a general rule remember to manage your assets intelligently while marketing them through the Internet before any form of IP protection is seek and acquired.               

A SPACE offers support to clients on IP and corporate subject matters through legal services provided by attorney Rafael Aponte Garcia. Such support is of a general character and shall not be taken as a legal binding opinion, decision or final statement to any question, doubt or issue brought to the attorney.  Any A SPACE client, seeking or receiving IP support must acknowledge and agree that the IP support herein provided is merely informational. Therefore neither A SPACE or attorney Rafael Aponte Garcia can and should in any manner be held liable or responsible for any tort or damage suffered by client, related third party or legal entity, receiving IP support.  

A SPACE and attorney Rafael Aponte Garcia reserve all the rights to reject the provision of IP support to any client related third party or legal entity. For more information or a legal service letter of engagement please write email to: