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

Education

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.

Damaso Pardo

The firm advises its corporate clients in their day-to-day issues relating to the advertising and marketing of their products and activities. More specifically, the firm actively participates with clients in the development of their advertising campaigns and in providing for alternative solutions to comply with applicable legislation. The firm also assists its clients in controversies including litigations involving intellectual property rights.

DAMASO A. PARDO:

born Buenos Aires, Argentina, February 16, 1956; admitted, 1985, Argentina. Industrial Property Agent, 1985. Education: Argentine Catholic University, Law School, (Bachelor of Law, Abogado). Franklin Pierce Law Center, NH, USA, (Master in Intellectual Property Law, 1990). Author: “Patents: Monopoly or Intellectual Property Rights”, 1993. “International Protection of Intellectual Property” (Argentine Chapter), Sweet & Maxwell, 1996. “World Intellectual Property Rights and Remedies” (Commentary on Argentine Patent Law Nº 24.481), Oceana Publications, Inc., 2000. “Changes on the Argentine Patent Act: a more fair practice or the dilution of the rights of enforcement for patent owners?, Patent World, July-August issue, 2003. Associated with the law firm of Allende & Brea, 1985-1992. Head Intellectual Property, law firm Beccar Varela, 1993-1996. Consultant, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, Switzerland, 1994. Partner, law firm of Alonso, Pardo & Asociados, 1996-2001. Lecturer: “Paris Convention and other International Treaties administered by WIPO”, Universidad de Lima, Perú; 1994. “The Requirement of Use for Trademarks”, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, 1994. “Settlement of Disputes within GATT”, Argentine Catholic University, Buenos Aires, 1995. “Licensor Liability towards Licensee and Third Parties”, Licensing Executive Society (LES), Buenos Aires, 1995. “Parallel Importation on Trademarks”, Argentine Association of Industrial Property (AAAPI), 1995; “Madrid Agreement and Protocol” (AAAPI), 2000. “Argentine Trips Compliance”, CILS Seminar on Intellectual Property, Kitzbühel, Austria, 2000; “Preliminary measures of art. 50 GATT-TRIPS and its application in Argentina”, American Chamber of Commerce, Buenos Aires, 2001; “Well-known trademarks”, Universidad Austral, Buenos Aires, 2003. Member: Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA); Argentine Association of Industrial Property Agents (AAAPI); International Trademark Association (INTA); International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI); The Association of European Trade Mark Owners (MARQUES); Inter-American Association of Industrial Property (ASIPI); International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).

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.

Articles:

Advertising to Children in India by Sharad Vadehra, GALA India
Reproduced with permission of Young Consumers, the professional journal for kids marketers (www.warc.com/kids)

October 2008: NEW LAW BANS SMOKING IN PUBLIC PLACES & ADVERTISING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS TO CHILDREN
Author: Sharad Vadhera, Kan & Krishme