Managing Partner: Andrés Melossi
Number of partners: 3
Number of other lawyers: 5
Beuchat, Barros & Pfenniger, BBP, is a professional association established in 1964, dedicated to providing counselling on intellectual property matters. Its background and experience places BBP amongst the most trustworthy and best performing firms, a vital asset when it comes to offering solutions designed to protect the intellectual creations of those whom they represent. On the international front, BBP has active contacts with the main international associations dedicated to the study, promotion and revision of the principles and regulations related to intellectual property. The firm maintains an efficient and varied correspondent network all over the world. The firm takes part in and keeps abreast of the progress being made worldwide in the development of their field, so as to prepare for forthcoming changes, with the resulting benefit to its clients, whose interests the firm safeguards with the utmost zeal. The firm’s main objective is to offer a service of the highest professional level. This constant effort has been rewarded with the trust of a growing number of local and international clients. In order to achieve this objective, the firm knows that its greatest asset is its staff, the people who make up Beuchat, Barros & Pfenniger. People at the firm are dedicated to their profession and supported by the latest technological resources, which allows them to meet the demands of their clients.
Areas of Practice:
Intellectual Property: 100%
Main Areas of Practice:
Trademarks, patents of invention, utility models, industrial drawings and industrial designs; copyright; domain names; plant varieties protection; prosecution and litigation, including infringement actions related to all these matters; anti-counterfeiting actions related to all these matters; unfair competition; licensing and contracts; health products registrations; protection of undisclosed information; watch services; patent and trademark searches and general assistance in all legal matters related with intellectual property.
The firm represents many well-known international companies from US, Canada, Europe, Asia and Latin America. The firm also represents many local companies which do business abroad.
English, Portuguese, Spanish.
The firm’s client profile includes a broad variety of individuals and companies, both national and international. Therefore, the firm provides services to clients in every industry, sector and business area amongst which there are important national, multinational and worldwide corporations.