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The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), are pleased to announce that entries are...

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The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce, as the National Consumer Protection Authority of Colombia, issued an administrative order to a tourist...

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In a significant exhibition of international collaboration, a successful webinar titled "Towards a Safety Future: Innovation in Product Safety...

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The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC), as National Authority for Consumer Protection, imposed a fine of $284,200,000 COP (approximately...

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The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce SIC, as National Authority of Consumer Protection, opened an investigation to the mobile phone service...

Between May 8 and 12, 2023, in Sydney, Australia, the annual ICPEN meeting took place, where international representatives of consumer protection...

Internacional Acordion

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) is a public authority and a technical agency attached to the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism of Colombia. It is organized into six principal divisions (named “Deputy Superintendences”), each headed by a Deputy Superintendent: Competition Protection, Consumer Protection, Personal Data Protection, Industrial Property, Technical Regulation and Legal Metrology, and Judicial Affairs. 

Ms. María del Socorro Pimienta Gorbacho was appointed by the President of Colombia, Gustavo Petro Urrego, as Superintendent of Industry and Commerce of Colombia. 

About International Affairs Group 

The International Affairs Group (IAG) of the SIC is responsible for the oversight and management of international relations with counterpart authorities and international organizations in relation to I) industrial property, II) competition protection, II) consumer protection, III) personal data protection, IV) jurisdictional affairs and V) legal metrology and technical regulations. 

Cooperation is focused on the exchange of experiences and best practices, as well as technical assistance among the various international actors, according to the highest international standards and the best practices of prevention and enforcement adopted around the world. 

We also contribute extensively to the work of the key international organizations and networks to address existing and emerging challenges, and to promote our priorities. This collaboration provides us with valuable information and insight into regulatory practices and emerging issues overseas. 

Members:
María Del Socorro Pimienta
Superintendent of Industry and Commerce
superintendente@sic.gov.co
Mateo Varela Martínez
Coordinator
mvarela@sic.gov.co
Daniela Angarita Jimenez
Liaison for International Data Protection
dangarita@sic.gov.co
Juan David Rico Polo
Liaison for Consumer Protection and Legal Metrology and Technical Regulations
jdrico@sic.gov.co
Alejandra Arteta Llanos
Lawyer - Liaison for Industrial Property
aarteta@sic.gov.co
Nicolás Mauricio Mejia Saba
International Affairs Professional - Liaison for Competition Protection
c.nmejia@sic.gov.co
Liliana Rocio Ariza Ariza
Lawyer - Advisor of International Affairs Group
lrariza@sic.gov.co

Temas Sic

Deputy Superintendences

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Industrial

Property

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Competition

Protection

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Consumer

Protection

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Data

Protection

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Jurisdictional

Affairs

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Legal Metrology and

Technical Regulations