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OLIVARES

PEDRO LUIS OGAZ√ďN 17, COL. SAN √ĀNGEL, 01000, M√ČXICO, D.F., MEXICO
Tel:
Work +52 55 5322 3000
Fax:
Fax +52 55 5322 3001
Email:
Web:
www.olivares.com.mx
Guadalajara, Mexico City
OLIVARES, Sergio L Olivares, Jr., Mexico City, MEXICO

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Sergio L Olivares, Jr.

Tel:
Work +5255 5322 3000
Email:
Web:
www.olivares.mx
OLIVARES

Work Department

• Trademarks IP Litigation
• Alternative Dispute Resolution Licensing
• Tech Transfer & Franchising Anti-Piracy
• Anti-Counterfeiting & Enforcement Patents

Position

Partner

Career

Sergio Olivares, Jr. joined OLIVARES in 1987 and today leads the firm with strength and a commitment to transparency, client satisfaction, and personal service. He has been a partner since 1994 and Chairman of the Management Committee since 2009.

Mr. Olivares’ breadth of experience is extensive; he is skilled in the prosecution and litigation of intellectual property rights, including trademarks, copyrights, patents, and unfair competition. He is proficient across all areas of intellectual property law but works most closely with the firm’s Patent Group. Mr. Olivares is highly recommended by leading industry publications and directories as a leader in IP. He has been influential in ensuring that Olivares remains highly innovative, helping to support the firm’s effort to add new practice areas and industry groups that will enable the firm to offer its clients a more comprehensive approach. Mr. Olivares has played a key role in the establishment of many of these new groups, including the Regulatory and Administrative Law Groups and the Life Science & Pharmaceutical and Information Technology Industry Groups.

After his graduate work, Mr. Olivares trained with two prominent IP law firms in New York City—Morgan & Finnegan and Kenyon & Kenyon—before joining Olivares. This deep understanding of US intellectual property law allows him to offer clients clear comparative analyses of the US and Mexican legal systems and to explain complex matters in a way that suits the needs of the firm’s international clients.

Languages

Spanish, English

Member

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
  • Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Intelectual (ASIPI)
  • Asociación Mexicana para la Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual (AMPPI)
  • Asociación Nacional de Abogados de Empresa (ANADE)
  • Barra Mexicana de Abogados (BMA)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)

Education

  • Franklin Pierce Law Center
    Intellectual Property, 1993
  • Universidad Intercontinental
    Juris Doctor, 1991


Mexico

Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Sergio Olivares Jr - OLIVARES

Within: Intellectual property

OLIVARES is one of the leading IP boutiques in the market, praised for its 'knowledge of trademark law in Mexico and willingness to give practical, concise advice'.  The 'very responsive' team covers all aspects of the IP spectrum and is commended for 'articulating clear strategy'. The practice represented pharmaceutical advocacy group AMIIF, recently, with regard to regulatory, patent and enforcement-related issues in the context of the renegotiation of the North American free trade agreement. A team is also representing a group of pharma companies, including Takeda, Celgene, and Abbvie, on an administrative dispute concerning Data Package Exclusivity.  Key partners include Sergio L Olivares, Jr. for patents, Luis Schmidt for copyright, Gustavo Alcocer for licensing and contracts, Antonio Belaunzarán for trade marks, and Alejandro Luna for litigation. Major clients include Netflix, Campbell Soup, JT International, Microsoft, and Novartis.

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