Work Area: Intellectual Property

Sánchez Devanny adds IP of counsel

Mexican law firm Sánchez Devanny has hired a name partner of Córdova, Campos & Calderón SC as of counsel in its IP and life sciences practices.

26 May 2021

Bolivia’s PPO absorbs IP boutique

PPO Abogados has absorbed intellectual property boutique ORPAN, adding that firm’s managing partner – Pilar Soruco – to its partnership, in the firm’s first lateral hire at partner level since it launched last July.

06 April 2021

BLP adds partners in Costa Rica and Nicaragua

Central American law firm BLP has boosted its regional partnership and strengthened its project finance practice in Costa Rica and IP department in Nicaragua by promoting two lawyers.

25 February 2021

Ex-INDECOPI head moves to Garrigues in Peru

Garrigues (Peru) has hired the former president of the local competition and IP authority – Ivo Gagliuffi – to head its newly launched competition, economic regulation and IP practice, in anticipation of the country’s new merger control regime.

08 December 2020

Chevez Ruiz launches IP practice in Mexico

Mexican firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has hired a former senior associate from Basham, Ringe y Correa as director and head of its new intellectual property practice.

26 November 2020

Argentina’s Berton Moreno + Ojam splits

After three years as one entity Argentine IP firm Berton Moreno + Ojam has split into Berton Moreno IP Law and Ojam Bullrich Flanzbaum.

09 November 2020

Ex-partner returns to DLA Piper in Peru as of counsel

DLA Piper (Peru) has rehired a former partner as of counsel to head the firm’s industrial and intellectual property practice.

02 October 2020

ECIJA adds partner with Romero Pineda hire in El Salvador

Spanish law firm ECIJA has bolstered its IP offering in El Salvador by hiring a lawyer from local Latin Lawyer 250 firm Romero Pineda & Asociados as partner.

26 August 2020

Marval O'Farrell helps Pfizer enter stage three for covid-19 vaccine

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Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires has helped US pharmaceutical group Pfizer enter the third stage of trials, along with German co-developer BioNTech, of a potential covid-19 vaccine in Argentina.

21 August 2020

Bruchou adds three partners and one expert counsel

Argentina’s Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has made three new partners, including two hires and one promotion, and elevated one lawyer to expert counsel, boosting its IP, tax and administrative law practices.

12 August 2020

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