Barreda Moller is a full service intellectual property law firm, engaged in registration of trademarks, patents, industrial designs and copyrights, licensing, franchising, and prosecution of every matter regarding intellectual property.
The firm is especially capable in handling litigation related to intellectual property, such as oppositions, defense against oppositions, cancellation actions, infringement actions, unfair competition actions, injunctions and actions seeking compensation for damages, under the administrative, civil and criminal courts.
Managing Intellectual Property magazine, the Latin Lawyer Law Directory, the World Trademark Review magazine and Chambers & Partners have named Barreda Moller as the number one IP law firm in Peru for the last 23 years.
The International Legal Alliance has granted Barreda Moller the Gold Award as the best Latin American IP law firm.
ClarkeModet is the largest IP group in Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries, with 10 companies in Europe and Latin America and a multidisciplinary team of over 500 experts.
In addition to provide prosecution and enforcement IP services (registration, maintenance, defence and monitoring of IP rights), ClarkeModet offers highly specialised advice to help clients to create impact on the market. The firm’s professionals do so by means of the transfer, use and profitability of IP assets and by implementing in the organisations work systems and policies aimed at generating a competitive advantage. The firm’s international presence and local knowledge enables it to offer a unified service of management of patents portfolios, based on unified work processes in all the countries it has a presence in and with the same quality standards and corporate policies.
ClarkeModet was founded in Spain in 1879, with the current structure dating back to 1892 following the merger between “Clarke y Cia” and “Agencia General de Patentes y Marcas”. It started its international expansion in 1940, establishing new IP firms in Portugal and Latin America.
The group is currently present in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Spain, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, Uruguay and Venezuela with 24 offices and three international desks: Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America. This large infrastructure allows a centralised management of large IP portfolios.
ClarkeModet Group is one of the largest applicants of Patents and Trademarks in all the markets in which its companies are present:
The greatest applicant of patents in Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries
The second greatest applicant of trademarks in Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries.
The company actually manages 1 out of every 10 patents within the Spanish and Portuguese speaking countries.
Technology & Innovation
ClarkeModet has incorporated new technologies in both customer services and internal processes to guarantee quality and speed. The company is a pioneer in the use of technologies such as blockchain or machine learning to increase the protection of its clients’ assets in order to face new challenges on digital markets.
Through its internal regulations and corporate culture, ClarkeModet supports different social interest initiatives, as well as inclusion and sustainability policies. The main lines of action of its CSR are focused on the promotion of diversity in its teams through its inclusive recruitment policies.
ClarkeModet minimizes environmental impact through a policy such as electronic invoicing and file digitization, as well as following programs such as Ecoembes for recycling.
CSR initiatives include the support for non-profit organizations and Universities through the sponsorship of various programs of Intellectual Property and stimulation of innovation.
Estudio Colmenares & Asociados, established in 1904, has been devoted exclusively in IP protection, advice, surveillance and litigation. Our legal department is capable of handling oppositions, defenses, cancellations, litigation in court, conciliations, infringement and nullity actions and all kind of services related to the IP field. With more than 40 people working together with the single aim of offering the best Intellectual Property service in Peru, maintaining the optimum level of professional ethics.
Our services are focused on multinational firms. Our expertise is based on mayor international clients and agents around the world. Our clients are mainly within the pharmaceutical field, fashion designers, cosmetics, agrochemicals, lubricants, automotive, machinery, food industry, liquors as well as digital services.
Although our services are offered in Peru, we have arrangements with colleagues in other Latin American countries (Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Chile) allowing us to offer very competitive costs in those countries.