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CRA. 7 NO 71-52, TORRE B, PISO 9, BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA
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Work +57 1 313 7800
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Fax +57 1 312 2420
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dentons.cardenas-cardenas.com

Juanita Acosta

Tel:
Work 571 3137800
Email:
Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Costumer Protection & Privacy

Position

Partner

Career

Juanita is a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property group. Major legal directories recommend her for her expertise in the area. She possesses over 20 years experience advising on the full range of IT and IP-related matters, including patents and trademarks, copyrights and designs, IT outsourcing, IP aspects of major transactions, and M&A involving IT companies. Benefitting from a Masters degree in industrial and intellectual property and IT, she counts a large number of major local and international corporates as clients. Her clients are major players in a range of sectors, including the IT and telecoms, consumer products, food and beverage, healthcare, energy and natural resources, and transportation industries.

Languages

English and Spanish

Member

• Colombian Association of Industrial Property – ACPI; Association of Intellectual Property, ASIPI; International Trademark Association, INTA.

Education

2001- Master in Industrial and Intellectual Property and Information Technologies. Universidad Alicante. Alicante, España. 1998- International Contracts Regime Specialist. Universidad de los Andes. Bogotá, Colombia. 1994- Attorney. Universidad de Los Andes. Bogotá, Colombia.


Colombia

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

An ‘exemplary’ firm that displays a ‘broad knowledge’ of intellectual property law, Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas provides ‘more practical advice and options’ than competitors, according to clients. Lead by ‘market leaders’, Luz Helena Adarve and Juanita Acosta, who are strongly recommended, the 12-strong practice has been acting for Microsoft, processing 50 patent registrations (including 23 new applications), all related to software. The team also filed an opposition on behalf of Instagram against a third party’s (international classes 42 and 45) trade mark application for YUMMYGRAM. Other clients include Avianca, Facebook, Ferrari, Jaguar, Oracle and Verifon.

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TMT

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Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas advises major telecoms and IT players on privacy matters. The practice, led by Luz Helena Adarve and Juanita Acosta, recently assisted with the implementation of a privacy project for AC Nielsen, Oracle and Ericsson. Other clients include Avantel, Ford Motors and Microsoft.

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