Work Area: Intellectual Property

Mattos Filho adds corporate and life sciences partners

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has appointed two new partners by hiring from local law firms Neiva, Barros & Figueiró Sociedade de Advogados (NBFA) and SPLaw - Spiewak e Carneiro Advogados, strengthening its corporate and M&A and life sciences departments.

08 September 2021

García & Bodán helps Instacredit Group enter Guatemala

Two García & Bodán offices have helped multinational financial adviser Instacredit Group set up operations in Guatemala, where it will provide accessible financial solutions to local clients.

19 August 2021

Court rules in favour of WhatsApp in bulk messaging lawsuit

A São Paulo court has ruled in favour of US messaging platform WhatsApp in a lawsuit against Brazilian advertising company Yacows, with a decision that prevents the latter company from sending bulk messages through the messaging app

04 August 2021

CMS incorporates Colombian firm

Colombian Latin Lawyer 250 firm CMS Rodríguez-Azuero has incorporated its second local firm in less than a month, strengthening its dispute resolution and intellectual property offerings with two new partners.

27 July 2021

Botelho Advogados hires Demarest lawyer as partner

A former Demarest Advogados lawyer has joined Brazilian law firm Botelho Advogados as partner, strengthening its disputes, data protection and IP practice areas.

23 July 2021

PPU promotes two lawyers to director in Peru

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has strengthened its tax and competition practices by promoting two of its lawyers to director.

22 July 2021

Trench Rossi appoints two partners

Brazilian law firm Trench Rossi Watanabe has added two new members to its partnership by hiring a data protection and technology law partner from local firm Vinhas e Redenschi Advogados and promoting a senior labour associate.

13 July 2021

Arias nabs Zürcher Odio's IP head in Costa Rica

Latin Lawyer Elite firm Arias (Costa Rica) has boosted its IP department by hiring respected practitioner María del Pilar López from Zürcher Odio & Raven as partner.

08 July 2021

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

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