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IP STARS Reviews


Silva is respected in IP disputes. The firm has experienced growth in its patent and design practice, with clients such as Gilead and Grupo Bimbo. Rodrigo Leon is highly regarded by peers for his patent expertise. He drafts and manages patents for clients such as Neobiotec and the Universidad San Sebastian. Andres Grunewaldt is renowned for his IP litigation expertise. He represents companies such as Dragpharma and Downlight Spa in patent disputes. Sebastian Alvarado is recognised as a rising star in patents.

Trade mark

IP firm Silva continues to provide top-notch services to its diverse clients. Since its inception in 1990, the multidisciplinary team has been a force on trade mark, copyright and litigation matters, in particular. Andrés Grunewaldt remains active as the enforcement and litigation practice chair. Grunewaldt also has expertise in copyright matters and is currently representing three local universities against an organisation representing authors and writers which wanted to charge for royalties on writing books, books, papers, texts, and notes hosted on the university's computer network and accessed by students. Juan Pablo Silva, Francisco Silva and Ricardo Montero are notable firm contacts who are active in opposition matters on behalf of clients such as Malta India, Kitchen Center, Integramedica, and Tottus. Rising star Luis Felipe Opazo assists on a number of these matters.