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Carlos Meza

Junior Associates

+502  2421-5723

carlos.meza@carrillolaw.com

Experience

Carlos is a current member of the Intellectual Property practice area. He has specialized in intellectual property. He has counseled multiple entities in the registration of trademarks, patents, utility models, industrial designs, copyrights, and licenses.

He has ample experience, mainly focused in administrative legal procedures, including oppositions and appeals, as well as in judicial proceedings, such as civil claims regarding cancellations and annulations of trademark registrations, unfair competition and contentious-administrative proceedings.

Carlos has counseled local and multinational corporations, especially from the pharmaceutical, software, clothing and food industries, and in matters regarding sanitary registrations.?

Education

Attorney and Notary, Mariano G?lvez University, 2006

He has participated in specialized courses in Intellectual Property provided by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI) in various jurisdictions, as well as in several events held in the country by Government or private entities to update or discuss matters related to the field.??

Professional Activities

Before joining the Firm in 1991, Carlos was the Head of the Trademark Section of the Intellectual Property Registry of the Guatemalan Ministry of Economy (1984-1991).

Publications and Contributions

  • Thesis: “The qualification rules of the Distinctive Signs in the Intellectual Property Registry.”, 2006

Memberships

Colegio de Abogados y Notarios de Guatemala

Member of the Guatemalan Intellectual Property Chamber (CAMPI)

Practice Areas

Intellectual Property

Languages

Spanish

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