Luis Eduardo Aquino > OMG > Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic > Lawyer Profile

OMG
RAFAEL AUGUSTO SANCHEZ 86
ROBLE CORPORATE CENTER, PISO 9, PLANTINI
SANTO DOMINGO, 10148
Dominican Republic

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Director

Languages

Spanish, English and has extensive knowledge of French.

Education

Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU), Bachelor of Laws, magna cum laude (1999); LL.M. degree in Business and Trade Law from Erasmus Universiteit, Rotterdam in Netherlands (2002); Master in International Private Law from Université Pantheón Assas Paris II in France (2004); postgraduate studies in International Relations and Foreign Service at the Diplomatic and Consular School of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic (2001). He has a Masters in Legal Strategy from Instituto OMG(IOMG), Santo Domingo (2017).

Lawyer Rankings

Dominican Republic > Intellectual property

OMG‘s IP practice is boosted by IP specialist and consultant Angeannette Tejeda, who has experience of IP law in the Andean Community. Department head Luis Eduardo Aquino often negotiates between foreign manufacturers and local distributors regarding IP rights; for example, he acted for distributor AG Mercantil in negotiations with Philips over exclusivity to distribute AVENT products. In turn, he advised Brazilian manufacturer Ourofino Saúde Animal on assignment of sanitary registrations during the termination of its contract with a distributor. The firm’s cross-border work also covers registrations of assets in multiple jurisdictions.