Jose Dolores Tijerino

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Graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Catholic University of Honduras. Graduate Legal Aspects of International Business, awarded by the INCAE in conjunction with Georgetown University, United States of America.


  • Member of the Bar Association of Honduras.
  • Member of the American Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI).
  • American Bar Association (FIA).


  • Spanish
  • English
  • Italian

Firm Description:

Tijerina & Associates, was founded in 1996 by Doctor in Business Law and Notary José Dolores Tijerina, in order to deliver a comprehensive and specialist advice in different areas of law.

Aware of the needs and requirements of its customers Tijerina & Associates, has a large team distributed between Honduras and Nicaragua, with its partners enrolled in the College of Lawyers of both countries to practice law and have a presence in other countries of Central America through cooperation agreements concluded with renowned law firms in each country.


Ximena Solano Suarez

Ximena Solano Suarez specializes in patent and trademark protection and enforcement. She has worked on numerous patent and trademark litigation matters, including serving as co-counsel for a trademark, trade dress and copyright infringement case before the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

She also advises clients on a variety of trademark issues, including U.S. and foreign intellectual property portfolio management, brand strategy, and licensing. She has particular expertise in the apparel, beauty, fashion, food and beverage, sporting goods and retail industries.

Ms. Suarez has considerable experience in drafting and negotiating contracts, such as distribution, franchise, joint venture, manufacturing, marketing, non-disclosure, private label agreements, sales, services, sponsorship and supply agreements.

Ms. Suarez also has experience as in-house counsel, as well as outside general counsel for companies in the food and beverage, beauty and apparel industries.

In addition, Ms. Suarez maintains an active pro bono practice. She is currently representing two clients in Special Immigrant Juvenile Status proceedings, and another client in an Asylum proceeding.

Firm Overview:

Sheppard Mullin is a full service Global 100 firm handling corporate and technology matters, high stakes litigation and complex financial transactions. From our 16 offices in North America, Europe and Asia, we offer global solutions to our clients around the world, providing seamless representation in multiple jurisdictions.

Teresa Tovar Mena

Ms. Tovar has extensive experience in advising companies on matters related with the application of antitrust regulations and the regulation of public services and infrastructure, both in administrative procedures and consultancy. RePresentation of companies in procedures before the Antitrust, Consumer Protection, Unfair Competition and Access to the Market Commissions, and the Competition Defense Court of INDECOPI. Also represents companies concessionaires of public services and regulatory agencies regarding the application of sector’s regulatory frameworks, especially use of public transportation infrastructure and telecommunications, as well as of privatization and concessions regulations. On the other hand, she has been recognized by the publication “PLC Which Lawyer? ” Edition 2009 among the most outstanding lawyers in our country in the Competition and Antitrust areas.

Practice Areas

  • Government Contracts
  • Privatizations and Concessions
  • Competition
  • Intellectual Property


Universidad de Lima, Master in Business Law, Lima, 2003.

Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, Law Degree, Lima, 1993.


Jaime Angeles

Jaime R. Angeles specializing in corporate law and intellectual property, with a strong emphasis on Technology Law (Information Technology) and electronic commerce in general, including unfair competition and litigation experience in these areas.

An important part of their professional work involves drafting and negotiating contracts for technology companies, such as confidentiality agreements and licensing.

Jaime Angeles in 1997-1998 was appointed by the President of the Dominican Republic as an official member of the Commission to work on the draft Code of Market Orders, which proposed laws are in force today, all materials generated by the project: Intellectual Property, Consumer Protection, Unfair Competition and Free Competition.

Mr. Angeles also participated in discussions on the drafting of various legal instruments:

Implementation Act of DR-CAFTA

Law Against Crimes and High Tech Crime No. 53-07

Documents and Digital Signatures No. 126-02

Regulations for Implementation of the Law 65-00 on Copyright

Jaime Angeles, has published articles in their areas of experiticios in national and international publications, including a UNESCO publication in 2005, “Electronic Commerce: From an American perspective to an international vision.”

He has been Professor of Commercial Law, Contracts, E-Commerce in both the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in Santo Domingo and Santiago (PUCMM). Presently teaches Intellectual Property.

Mr. Angeles is a frequent panelist at international conferences, most recently in Paris last June, where he lectured on virtual worlds and Intellectual Property in an activity of the International Federation of Computer Law (IFCLA), spoke in 2000, 2002 and 2004 in Buenos Aires, Paris, Santo Domingo and Amsterdam events of the Computer Law Association (now ITECHLAW) UNESCO workshops in the Cyber Space Law, 1998, Lectures at the Office of Patents and Trademarks United States (USPTO) (1986 and 2000); CCLA Conference in Miami, Florida (1996, 1997, 1999, 2000 and 2001).

Periodically coordinates seminars on crime and high-tech crimes and intellectual property for the Foundation for Institutionalism and Justice (FINJUS).

He has also had the opportunity to speak at seminars and workshops organized by the Supreme Court of the Domincan Republic (1995-1997 and 2001) and in workshops for judges and prosecutors in Honduras 2000 and 2004 in El Salvador and Guatemala.

Sharad Vadehra

Kan and Krishme is located in New Delhi, the capital city of India and the advertising nucleus of the country. The firm is experienced in representing multinational corporations and research institutions in all areas of commercial law, including advertising and marketing, as well as intellectual property rights.

Kan and Krishme has offices in Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Myanmar,Bhutan and Bangladesh. The firm prides itself on its ability to successfully represent clients throughout the Indian sub-continent by combining the sophistication and expertise of a large firm with the responsiveness and personal dedication of a smaller firm. Kan and Krishme’s attorneys have a superior record of academic, professional and civic achievement.


Advertising to Children in India by Sharad Vadehra, GALA India
Reproduced with permission of Young Consumers, the professional journal for kids marketers (

Author: Sharad Vadhera, Kan & Krishme