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Posse Herrera Ruiz

CRA 7 NO 71-52, TORRE A, PISO 5, BOGOT√Ā, COLOMBIA
Tel:
Work +57 1 325 7300
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Fax +57 1 325 7313
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Web:
http://www.phrlegal.com

Helena Camargo

Tel:
Work +57 – 1 3257300
Email:
Posse Herrera Ruiz

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Helena Camargo is a partner at Posse Herrera Ruiz. She heads the IP Team, overseeing the practice and concentrating on the domestic and international clearance, registration and prosecution of patents, trademarks, copyrights and health registrations. She has extensive experience in handling domestic and international trademark and patent portfolios.

Career

Her experience includes providing strategic counseling to clients concerning global trademark filing, defense strategies and foreign opposition proceedings; due diligence, organization and management of domestic and international trademark and patent portfolios; and administrative litigation. Helena´s experience as a litigator encompasses nullity actions and appeals in Colombia and abroad. She represents clients before the Trademark and Patent Office and the Council of State.


She received a J.D. from Universidad del Rosario and a graduate Degree in Intellectual Property from Universidad Externado de Colombia. 

Languages

Her native language is Spanish and she is fluent in English.

Education

• Universidad Externado de Colombia Intellectual Property Specialist, 1998 Bogotá, Colombia • Universidad del Rosario J.D., 1984 Bogotá, Colombia.


Colombia

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

The highly regarded Posse Herrera Ruiz¬†offers a one-stop service that centralises IP filings in 23 Latin American countries; it is also particularly experienced in trade mark litigation. Helena Camargo, whose ‚Äėability for solving problems‚Äô is frequently highlighted, heads the team. The ‚Äėwell-known‚Äô Ernesto Cavalier¬†and noted associates M√≥nica Bonnett¬†and Annabelle Angarita¬†are also key members of the six-strong practice. Recent matters include representing Converse in a breach of trade mark claim against Traverse All Crazy; and advising Biozoo on a strategy to gain approval for the use of its trade marks after their cancellation following the granting of notoriety status to Laboratorios Zoo. Other clients include Karma Automotive, Aphria, Etex and Inversiones Gondwana.

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