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The consumer products sector faces a series of challenges of various kinds. Matters such as more sales through e-commerce, regulations on consumer protection and personal data, health and environmental regulations, among others, have imposed new requirements that must be considered by the sector. These challenges require comprehensive legal advice of the highest quality.

CMS Rodríguez-Azuero has a team of experts specialized in all relevant areas for a consumer products company, including competition law, intellectual property, health regulations, personal data protection, consumer and labour protection, among
other areas which are always at the forefront of regulatory updates.


Cannabis law and legislation in Colombia
Medical use Growing, selling and importing cannabis for medical use is allowed in Colombia. There are several authorities involved in the authorisation processes. The ICA (the Colombian Agency for Agricultural...
CMS Next
What’s next? In a world of ever-ac­cel­er­at­ing change, staying ahead of the curve and knowing what’s next for your business or sector is essential. At CMS, we see ourselves not only as your legal advisers but also as your business partners. We work together with you to not only resolve current issues but to anticipate future challenges and innovate to meet them. With our latest publication, CMS Next, our experts will regularly offer you insights into and fresh perspectives on a range of issues that businesses have to deal with – from ESG agendas to restructuring after the pandemic or facing the digital transformation. We will also share with you more about the work that we are doing for our clients, helping them innovate, grow and mitigate risk. To be able to provide you with the best support, we immerse ourselves in your world to understand your legal needs and challenges. However, it is equally important that you know who we are and how we can work with you. So, we invite you to meet our experts and catch a glimpse of what is happening inside CMS. Enjoy reading this publication, which we will update regularly with new content. CMS Executive Team
Robbery to the Crown: The case of the SUSSEX ROYAL trademark - How to defend...
In June of last year, you could already perceive signs of the step down that the Dukes of Sussex, Meghan and Harry, were going to take, away from their royal duties. One of these signs, which may have...
Pilot tests to prove 5G mobile technology in Colombia
In December 5th, 2019 Ministry of ICT launched Colombia’s action plan for 5G adoption by: identifying regulatory challenges for 5G adoption in Colombia; updating the regulatory framework to attend these...
CMS Rodríguez-Azuero extends its trademark watch services to 13 countries...
The trademark registration is just the first step of a good trademark protection strategy. Indeed, registration is not enough for your rights to be respected by other market players, and constant monitoring...
The number of Colombian inventions increases
In the last year, the number of patents granted in Colombia to national applicants accounted for 11.5% of the total number of patents granted by the Colombian Patent Office. If this figure may seem ridiculous...
Colombia about to enforce a new law to modernize ICT sector
Under the new regulation, the Communications Regulation Commission (CRC) will absorb the competence of the National Television Agency, which was suppressed by article 39 of the new law. CRC and the Espectrum...