Work Area: Intellectual Property

Spingarn recruits IP partner from Dentons in Ecuador

Ecuadorean firm Spingarn has hired a former Dentons Paz Horowitz partner, who will lead its intellectual property offering.

06 February 2023

Regulating in the digital age: on the run from the law

As technology continues to advance at a rapid pace and buzzwords such as “metaverse” and “AI” are absorbed into everyday vocabulary, lawmakers are scrambling to keep up with new digital trends. This poses fresh challenges to GCs that are trying to stay ahead of the curve and avert legal risks, said panellists at LACCA Live Miami in September.

30 January 2023

Flor Bustamante adds IP partner in Ecuador

Ecuador’s Flor Bustamante Pizarro & Hurtado has strengthened its intellectual property offering by hiring a partner from a local boutique.

12 January 2023

Ritch Mueller hires from Hogan Lovells

Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, SC has added firepower to its environmental and regulatory practices by recruiting a partner from Hogan Lovells (Mexico), which recently appointed an IP counsel.

09 January 2023

Baker McKenzie promotes in Mexico and New York

Baker McKenzie LLP has promoted nine lawyers to partner across its five Mexican offices and elevated a Latin America-focused practitioner to its senior rank in New York.

21 December 2022

The Role of Financial Advisers in Merger and Acquisitions

Featured in The Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions - Third Edition

The role of financial advisers in each type of M&A transaction may vary but there are some common topics that characterise the adviser’s role.

02 December 2022

Licks Attorneys adds two litigation partners in Brasília and Rio

Brazilian firm Licks Attorneys has strengthened its litigation offering by appointing two of its associates as partner.

01 December 2022

Chevez Ruiz appoints seven partners in Mexico

Mexican Highly Recommended firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has promoted seven lawyers to partner, boosting its tax, litigation, intellectual property and labour practices.

29 November 2022

Mayer Brown strengthens LatAm offering in US and Brazil

Mayer Brown LLP has appointed a Latin America-focused partner in Chicago, whilst its associated law firm in Brazil – Tauil & Chequer Advogados – has promoted two lawyers to the partnership and another to counsel.

22 November 2022

H&M enters Ecuador, Guatemala and Costa Rica

Swedish clothing retailer H&M has hired ROBALINO in Quito and two offices of Central American law firm BLP to set up stores in Ecuador, Guatemala and Costa Rica.

14 November 2022

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