Bolivia has an attributive trademark system. In other words, in order to acquire trademark rights over a sign its registration is indispensable. Use by itself does not grant any trademark rights in Bolivia.
The registration of a trademark in Bolivia grants the owner of it protection in all the Bolivian territory.
Bolivia is a signatory to the Andean Community Pact, thus registration in Bolivia also grants the owner of the trademark certain preferential rights in the rest of the Andean Community countries (Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela).
Since Bolivia is also a signatory to the Paris Convention, registrations or applications filed in another country, which is a member of this Convention, are valid especially for priority matters.
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