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Elzaburu

MIGUEL ANGEL 21, 28010 MADRID, SPAIN
Tel:
Work +34 91 700 9400
Fax:
Fax +34 91 319 3810
Email:
Web:
www.elzaburu.es
Alicante, Madrid

Antonio Castán

Tel:
Work +34 91 7009400
Email:
Elzaburu

Work Department

Intellectual Property litigation and arbitration.

Position

Partner. Head of the Legal Department

Career

He has been practicing in the Spanish courts since 1985. His professional background has always centred on civil and criminal litigation in the fields of IP, copyright and unfair competition. Professor at the Comillas University - ICADE School of Law, where he has held the Chair in Procedural Law since 1986. Visiting Professor, Magister Lvcentinvs, Alicante University, teaching the "Actions and Procedures" unit in the course on Copyright since 1996. Vice President of the Instituto Latinoamericano del Derecho de Autor [Latin American Copyright Institute]. A frequent participant in national and international conferences on IP matters and author of numerous publications. With the firm, 1997.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Member

AIPPI; ALADDA (ALAI); INTA.

Education

Comillas University - ICADE, Madrid (Law Degree).


Spain

Intellectual property: Copyright

Within: Leading individuals

Antonio Castán - Elzaburu

Within: Intellectual property: Copyright

Elzaburu is a key name for contentious copyright matters. Practice head Antonio Castán, Carlos Morán and Colm Ahern are the names to note. Anti-counterfeiting specialist Juan José Caselles is also active in this space.

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Intellectual property: Trade marks

Within: Leading individuals

Antonio Castán - Elzaburu

Within: Intellectual property: Trade marks

Elzaburu’s trade marks practice has a strong reputation in the market. Antonio Castán successfully represented Brockmans Gin in its unfair competition action against an infringer. Castán jointly heads the team alongside Luis Baz and Javier Fernández-Lasquetty.

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Intellectual property: patents

Within: Intellectual property: patents

Elzaburu's patent prosecution team is praised for its ‘diligent’ approach to patent litigation matters. Antonio Castán, Francisco J. Saez, Enrique Armijo and Javier Fernández-Lasquetty lead the team. The group successfully acted for a large pharmaceutical company in a case concerning rectification of the duration of a special protection certificate.

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