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Intellectual Property

Our team with its unique combination of local and international experience and expertise, is recognized as one of the leading IP practices in the Dominican Republic

The Intellectual Property practice of the firm is one of our core practice areas. Our team, with its unique combination of local and international experience and expertise, is recognized as one of the leading IP practices in the Dominican Republic.

We offer services across the full spectrum of Intellectual Property Law:

Trademarks, Patents, Designs and Copyrights

We handle all aspects of trademark, patent, design and copyright registration and protection. Our services include clearance searching and strategic advice for portfolio management. We strive to provide alternatives which help our clients obtain the best possible protection of their IP rights.

Litigation and enforcement of IP Rights

All of our IP enforcement and litigation matters are handled by a team of experts in the IP field in coordination with our team of experienced litigators. Through this coordination between experts we are able to provide our clients with the best strategic advice and the best representation.

Our team has significant experience handling anti-counterfeiting matters, enforcement matters before Customs and IP litigation matters before the civil, commercial and criminal courts.

Commercialization of IP

Our IP Team, supported by our experienced corporate and commercial lawyers, provides practical advice on all aspects of IP commercialization including IP audits, due diligence, licensing, franchising, and technology transfer agreements. We also provide advice in the areas of advertising law, distribution and entertainment law ensuring that our clients are aware and prepared for all obstacles to, and opportunities for, the commercialization of their IP in the Dominican Republic.

IP Regulatory

IP regulatory is also an important aspect to protecting, enforcing and commercializing IP rights in the Dominican Republic. We advise and assist our clients in relation to labeling laws, packaging laws and with respect to health authorizations and health claims before the corresponding local authorities.