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Work +57 1 313 7800
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Luz Helena Adarve

Tel:
Work 571 3137800
Email:
Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Costumer Protection & Privacy

Position

Partner

Career

Luz Helena is a partner and heads the firm’s Intellectual Property group. She is regularly ranked as a top tier lawyer in the field by major legal directories. She has more than 30 years of experience in the management of complex IP portfolios for multinational and local companies. She has advised clients from multiple jurisdictions on the drafting and negotiation of contracts, distribution agreements, sponsorship agreements, licensing, privacy, consumer protection and Information Technology. She is regularly engaged in academic activities either as a professor at the most well-known law faculties in the country, or as an attendee to high-level certified courses. Her clients span the full range of industry sectors, including food and beverages, information technology, health and consumer products, air transportation, and clothing and apparel.

Languages

English, Spanish, French and Italian

Member

d of Colombian Association of Industrial Property – ACPI. • National Delegate of the Interamerican Association of Intellectual Property- ASIPI. • International Trademark Association- INTA. • Association Internationale pour la Protection de la propriété intellectuelle – AIPPI. • Industrial Property Committee of the Chamber of Commerce – ICC. • Colombian Center Copyright – CECOLDA.

Education

1980- Courses of Italian, History and Literature. Universitá Degli Studi di Firenze. Florencia, Italia. 1976- Attorney. Universidad de Los Andes. Bogotá, Colombia.


Colombia

Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Luz Helena Adarve - Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas

Within: Intellectual property

Vastly experienced’, Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas is particularly active in trade mark matters, particularly major portfolios, as well as consumer protection, privacy and patents. Luz Helena Adarve and Juanita Acosta (‘a top data protection attorney’), co-lead the 12-strong practice, which filed an opposition on behalf of Facebook against a third party’s trade mark application for Brainbook in international classes 9, 35, 38 and 41; the parties reached an agreement for the withdrawal of the application. The practice continues to act for Microsoft, processing 65 software-related patent registrations (including 17 new applications) during the course of 2018. Other clients include Ferrari, Avianca, Moet & Chandon, Exxon and Unilever.

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Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas is principally noted for advising telecoms and IT companies on privacy and cybersecurity 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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