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Ana Castedo

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Intellectual Property


Ana Castedo, a Hogan Lovells partner in the Intellectual Property, Media and Technology Practice Group in the Madrid office, represents international and Spanish companies before the Spanish commercial courts. Her areas of focus include contentious aspects of intellectual property, in particular, in copyright, patent, trademark, and unfair competition litigation.


Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

The multi-disciplinary practice at Hogan Lovells International LLP is led by regulatory expert Santiago Garrido; Ana Castedo, who specialises in intellectual property disputes; Carolina Revenga, whose expertise lies in litigation and product liability; and Alex Dolmans, who focuses on corporate and M&A work in the sector. The team has a particular speciality in product liability, patent and trade mark infringement in the life sciences field. The department successfully represented DePuy International in an appeal against a court decision that found the client liable for compensation for alleged damage resulting from the use of its ASR XL Acetabular metal-on-metal hip replacement system. In another highlight, the firm advised LabCorp on the local aspects of its $1.2bn acquisition of Chiltern International Group, a leading provider of clinical trial solutions.

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Intellectual property: Trade marks

Within: Intellectual property: Trade marks

The ‘stand-out’ team at Hogan Lovells International LLP is praised for operating ‘seamlessly’. Led by Burkhart Goebel and the ‘capable’ Andreas Renck, it acts for PepsiCo in numerous trade mark infringement cases; it recently obtained a successful outcome in the Spanish Supreme Court, opposing a trade mark application for PEPXI relating to fresh fruit and vegetables. Imogen Fowler, Constanze Schulte and Ana Castedo are also noted.

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Intellectual property: patents

Within: Intellectual property: patents

Hogan Lovells International LLP is known for acting for household names in the life sciences, banking, media and telecoms sector. Ana Castedo is active in numerous matters. Practice heads Burkhart Goebel and Andreas Renck and recently promoted senior associate Inmaculada Lorenzo are also noted.

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