DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Palacio & Asociados

Intellectual Property

4 ranked lawyersBand 3ArgentinaLatin America 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Active boutique firm regularly retained to advise local and foreign clients on the full spectrum of intellectual property issues. Significant trade mark portfolio management experience encompasses filings, renewals, oppositions and transfers. Also known for assisting with patent prosecution and related disputes. Monster Energy Company and Fila Luxembourg are new clients.

Strengths

An interviewee confirms: "They provide a very good service: practical, solution-oriented and responsive."

Work highlights

Represented Samsung Electronics in a trade mark opposition case regarding the trade mark SMARTHINGS, providing counsel on mediation and litigation proceedings.

Notable practitioners

Diego Palacio is lauded by a client: "I would highlight his work in trade mark prosecution, cancellation and litigation. Diego is an excellent trade mark lawyer: quick, experienced, reliable and he has solved very complicated issues for the company by thinking outside of the box."

Department co-head Héctor Palacio is regarded by a client as "a great lawyer with a lot of experience in all aspects of intellectual property." Observers maintain a positive opinion of his work, with an interviewee complimenting: "He is excellent and responsive."

Mercedes Durlach is "a brilliant trade mark lawyer; she is very experienced and organised," a client emphasises. Observers enthuse that "she provides an excellent service and understands our needs."Durlack offers clients a broad practice spanning patent, trade mark and domain name issues.

Department co-head Mingo Palacio handles patent cases. A client remarks: "Mingo is the man for tough patent prosecution and litigation. He has solid experience, is an awesome negotiator and is smart when enforcing patents,"concluding: "He is a remarkable lawyer."

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Argentina

Intellectual Property


Diego Palacio
Band 4
Héctor Palacio
Band 4
Mercedes Durlach
Band 4
Mingo Palacio
Band 4