Intellectual Property - Colombia
What the team is known for
Triana, Uribe & Michelsen's intellectual property team is noted for assisting key Colombian players hailing from the television, manufacturing and food and beverage industries. The law firm has demonstrated capabilities in both patent and trade mark infringement mandates, as well as handling associated litigation proceedings. The department's expertise in the copyright arena continues to stand out in the Colombian market.
"Triana, Uribe & Michelsen's client service, availability and commercial awareness are all excellent. The legal team adequately guides us, which prevents IP disputes."
Triana, Uribe & Michelsen advised Atelier Crump on a violation of copyrights claim regarding the client's art designs in its clothing pieces.
Well-known partner and co-head of department Fernando Triana is highly endorsed by observers for his activity in the Colombian IP market. One client notes: "Fernando Triana is a great litigator with excellent negotiation skills. He also has a strong commercial and strategic perspective." Another interviewee enthuses: "He is very dedicated to trade marks, and he does a good job."
Juan Carlos Uribe is highlighted by market commentators for his particular expertise handling intellectual property mandates in Colombia. He is highly endorsed by market commentators for his longstanding practice, as one reports: "He is a fantastic lawyer who is involved in significant trade mark matters." Another market onlooker confirms: "Juan Carlos Uribe is very solid in trade mark litigation matters."