Managing Partner: Ramon R Benedetti
Senior Partners: Ramon R Benedetti, Audrey Williams, Diana Leandro, Ramon Benedetti Aleman
Number of partners: 4
Number of associates: 9
Number of patent agents: 1
Decades of experience and an outstanding practice are the foundations of ESTUDIO BENEDETTI, where partners Ramon R. Benedetti, Audrey Williams, Diana Carolina Leandro, and Ramon Benedetti Aleman bring together their knowledge and expertise to offer first rate, cost-effective counselling, with the assistance of a team of highly skilled associates, agents, paralegals, and clerks.
Main Areas of Practice:
The attorneys at Estudio Benedetti are well known for their great expertise in all areas of law concerning trademarks, including anti-counterfeiting, litigation (oppositions, cancellation and annulment actions), prosecution, trade dress infringement, and parallel areas, such as patents, copyrights, domain names, licensing and distribution agreements, know-how agreements, international franchising agreements, pharmaceutical licensing, unfair competition, and regulatory. The firm’s attorneys have been handling IP matters for many years and have, therefore, been involved in landmark IP anti-counterfeiting and infringement actions in Panama.
Estudio Benedetti’s team has extensive knowledge and experience in the field of protection and regulation of innovation. The firm provides assistance to companies from different industries requiring protection of their innovations by means of recordation and maintenance of patents, utility models, industrial designs and plant varieties, and by obtaining the authorisations needed for the sale of pharmaceutical products, medical devices, cosmetics, foods, beverages, and agrochemicals from competent local authorities.
Corporate & Commercial:
The firm offers a vast range of corporate and commercial legal services, including incorporation of companies in different jurisdictions, private interest foundations, drafting of shareholders’ agreements and other corporate resolutions, estate and asset planning, drafting of commercial contracts, franchise agreements, and counselling on commercial transactions and advertising.
Banking & General Practice:
The firm is also engaged in the drafting of public deeds for banking operations, such as mortgages and loans, real estate transactions, and advises on compliance with different business regulatory statutes.
ESTUDIO BENEDETTI’s client portfolio includes multinational and international companies. Thus, the firm renders legal counselling to international clients seeking to protect their rights and interests in Panama.
Alliances & Networks:
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA), Latin American Anti- Counterfeiting Alliance (ALAF), Intellectual Property Caribbean Association (IPCA).
Warner Bros., McDonald’s Corporation, Google, Inc., Amazon Technologies, Inc., Intel Corporation, Bavarian Motors, Pfizer, Inc., Nike, Inc., Starbucks Corporation, The Cartoon Network, Inc., Mattel, Inc., The Polo/Lauren Company, Guccio Gucci, S.p.A., Bridgestone Corporation, Puma, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc., Editorial Televisa Internacional, S.A., S. Tous, S.L., Giorgio Armani, Sony Corporation, Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., Telefonica S.A., Sanrio Corporation, Beiersdorf AG.