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Susan Villanueva is the head of Cruz Marcelo’s intellectual property department. She represented In-N-Out in a case where the Supreme Court declared In-N-Out as the first well-known mark in the Philippines. She also represented Therapharma, Inc. in a patent suit against Dupont where the Supreme Court affirmed the abandonment of Dupont’s patent over Losartan. She is a Professor of intellectual property law at the University of the Philippines College of Law, where she graduated salutatorian and cum laude. She obtained her Masters of Law degree from Yale University.