Work Area: Intellectual Property

Movers and shakers – 8 April

This month’s movers and shakers looks at key appointments in the IT, medical and mining industries across Latin America.

08 April 2019

Estudio Echecopar guides Spanish perfumer copyright win

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker & McKenzie International has helped Spanish luxury fashion and fragrance business Puig defend three trademarks in Peru.

26 March 2019

Latin Lawyer announces Specialist Law Firm Leader Award

Featured in 13th Annual Awards

Latin Lawyer is pleased to name Adriana Barrera of Peru’s BARLAW - Barrera & Asociados as the winner of our Specialist Law Firm Leader Award this year.

19 March 2019

Rodrigo Elías hires from Muñiz to bolster life sciences offer

Peru's Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has hired a partner to lead its life sciences department.

07 March 2019

Arias absorbs IP boutique in Costa Rica

Arias (Costa Rica) has strengthened its IP practice in San José by incorporating boutique Castro & Pal, appointing two of the firm’s partners as practice heads.

05 March 2019

Paz Horowitz helps IP programme’s first Ecuadorian beneficiary

An Ecuadorian inventor has become the first to benefit from the World Intellectual Property Organisation’s Inventor Assistance Programme (IAP), which connected the inventor with law firm Paz Horowitz Abogados for pro bono patent advice.

04 March 2019

Legal head leaves Bolivian hardware distributor to return to private practice

The former legal director for Salcedo, the distributor of Bolivian hardware store Truper, speaks to LACCA about his return to private practice and explains why Bolivian businesses operating in less-regulated regions must prepare for more scrutiny from local authorities.

25 February 2019

IDeas recruits from Sáenz & Asociados to open in El Salvador

Costa Rican IP firm IDeas Trademark & Patents has hired a lawyer from Sáenz & Asociados as partner to open an office in the Salvadorian capital.

19 February 2019

Cuesta Campos adds partners in Mexico City and Guadalajara

Cuesta Campos Abogados has bolstered its IP and real estate practices through a double promotion, increasing its partner count by two thirds.

15 February 2019

García & Bodán adds partners in Nicaragua and Honduras

García & Bodán has promoted three lawyers to partner, strengthening the firm’s tax team in Nicaragua and its IP and energy practices in Honduras.

14 February 2019

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