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Competition and antitrust
Competition and antitrust - ranked: tier 4


OlarteMoure is rapidly gaining visibility in the competition arena, particularly on the contentious side. It acts for significant clients such as Nutresa Group, Grupo Familia, Federación de Cafeteros de Colombia, and Terpel. Juan Guillermo Moure and Carlos Olarte are the key names.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2


OlarteMoure has ‘a strong international IP team with lawyers adept at patents and innovation’; ‘prompt, complete and satisfactory responses are always at hand’. The practice also covers trade mark, copyright, and regulatory matters. It is acting for Japanese manufacturer YKK as respondent in an annulment action brought by Corporación Rey seeking to invalidate a zipper slider patent registered in 2014. Other recent work includes advising Microsoft on an anti-piracy campaign in Medellín and Barranquilla, and representing the same client in proceedings against those infringing its software copyrights; the successful outcome has resulted in the firm’s nationwide engagement for 2017. Other clients include Grupo Nutresa, Novartis and Pfizer. Trade mark and unfair competition expert Juan Guillermo Moure and ‘outstanding practitionerCarlos Olarte are the key names.

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