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Global Guide 2022
Mexico Intellectual Property
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Band 2

3 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff, S.C.

Main practice areas

Copyrights. Protection of artistic and intellectual works and obtaining their registration before the National Institute of Copyright. The firm counsels and sponsors clients in the defense of their copyrights and provides assistance in enforcement actions against infringers, with a strong practice in the obtention of copyright protection.

Trademarks. This area handles services related with all aspects concerning the registration and maintenance of trade and service marks in accordance with Mexican and international policy and law. As far as trademarks are concerned, the firm also holds the number one spot in the total number of trademark applications filed every year in Mexico.

Patents. New creations are patents, utility models, drawings and industrial designs, integrated circuits and plant varieties. The department at the firm in charge of new creations is not only made up of lawyers who are experts in the area, but also engineers specialized in different fields of science.

Litigation. Litigate all types of infringements related with industrial and intellectual property, including those subjects of administrative, civil, commercial and criminal character. Furthermore, we prosecute domain name matters.



Chambers Review

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Intellectual Property - Mexico
2
Band 2
What the team is known for

Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff houses a renowned team that is active across a range of intellectual property mandates. Its Mexico-based team continues to earn plaudits for its involvement in the registration and protection of IP rights, boasting expertise spanning anti-counterfeiting measures, patent prosecution for the protection of inventions and trade mark registration. Often seen acting as counsel to companies from the media, technology and life sciences spheres.

Notable Practitioners

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Javier Uhthoff-Orive
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Javier Uhthoff-Orive
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Band 3

Key partner Javier Uhthoff-Orive is known for his expertise in patent enforcement and prosecution in Mexico. A source reports: "Javier Uhthoff-Orive's and his team's work is exceptional." Peers note his role in the management of the firm's patent department.

Eryck Castillo
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Eryck Castillo
4
Band 4

Active Mexico City-based practitioner Eryck Castillo receives endorsement for his activity in trade mark filings, also boasting experience in enforcement matters. "Eryck Castillo is always very diligent in handling the mandates we assign to him," clients state.

Saul Santoyo Orozco
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Saul Santoyo Orozco
4
Band 4

Saul Santoyo Orozco possesses expertise on anti-counterfeiting measures and intellectual property litigation. Respondents are keen to point out that his practice is "our first choice in Mexico," going on to highlight his "reliable and comprehensive advice with clear recommendations."

Ranked Lawyers at
Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff, S.C.

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Intellectual Property

Javier Uhthoff-Orive
3
Javier Uhthoff-Orive
3
Band 3
Eryck Castillo
4
Eryck Castillo
4
Band 4
Saul Santoyo Orozco
4
Saul Santoyo Orozco
4
Band 4

Members

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Consuelo González

Head of Department

Eugenio Pérez Pérez

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Javier Uhthoff-Orive

Head of Department

Marcela Bolland

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Saul Santoyo Orozco

Head of Department

Xavier Hadad

Industries

Provided by Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff, S.C.

-Automobiles

-Food and Drink Producers

-Health Care

-Individual Clients

-Life Sciences

-Media

-Pharmaceutical

-Professional Services and Commercial

-Software and Hardware

-Technology and Electronics

-Telecommunications