Sponsors, Partners & Exhibitors
Arendt & Medernach
Arendt & Medernach is the leading independent business law firm in Luxembourg. The firm’s international team of 325 legal professionals represents clients in all areas of Luxembourg business law, with representative offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Moscow, New York and Paris. Our service to clients is differentiated by the end to end specialist advice we offer, covering all legal, regulatory, taxation and advisory aspects of doing business in Luxembourg.www.arendt.com/pages/default.aspx
CRAVATH SWAINE & MOORE LLP
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP is the firm of choice for clients around the world facing their most difficult and critical corporate and litigation matters. Celebrating our bicentennial in 2019, Cravath has been known as one of the premier U.S. law firms for two centuries. Our lawyers are trained across multiple disciplines, which enables them to think outside the box and achieve creative and comprehensive solutions to complex legal issues, regardless of subject matter, industry or client role.www.cravath.com/
Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera, founded in 1981, is the largest full-service firm in Peru. Almost 300 lawyers, 38 specialized practice areas and the only law firm having 10 branch offices nationwide. Pioneering use of tools that get us closer to our clients, like the establishment of a Quality Management Office and the extensive use of social networks and apps. High-quality services delivered in a timely fashion and at competitive prices.www.munizlaw.com/
Bergstein is a full-service law firm established in 1957 that combines more than 60 years of experience, with the drive and the energy of a young team of lawyers, public notaries and accountants who make the firm. The structure is large enough to handle large cross-border transactions, yet sufficiently flexible to address each client’s special needs. Bergstein is widely recognized for its impeccable integrity. Professional rankings invariably recognize Bergstein as one of the leading law firms in Uruguay.www.bergsteinlaw.com/es
Barzallo & Barzallo
Barzallo Abogados is a legal Firm located in Ecuador positioned to work with our clients in their projects and legal needs, creating local and international synergies to enhance their ideas and investments. We are known for our business work and industry knowledge and for providing innovative and tailored solutions for each client. The legal services that we provide are based on the solidity of the specialized professional practice in all matters and sectors that we serve.
Daniel Law, the largest woman-owned law firm in Latin America, leads the way in complex IP, portfolio management, high-stakes litigation, and commercial and business transactions. Daniel Law has extensive experience across all industries. Our customized teams provide each client deep industry knowledge and expert advice on both the challenges and the opportunities of doing business in Brazil. From our Blockchain Desk to our Women in Tech Incubator, Daniel Law leads where the law meets innovationhttps://www.daniel-ip.com/en/
Pioneers of the Middle East and North African regulations for over 70 years, Bureau Joseph is an IP firm offering unsurpassed expertise and experience. With services extending to Africa, Asia, and the entire Middle East, we offer a full range of specialties to protect and enforce your IP. Working with some of the most prominent national and international organizations spanning a wide array of fields around the world – our commitment to accuracy and detail has ensured our clients’ success and protection.www.bureaujoseph.com/about-us/
ICOSA is an intellectual property firm dedicated to the health sector and specialized in Life Sciences and Medtech. We operate at all the stages of the protection of the Intellectual Property, by filing patents and trademarks, by elaborating strategies of Industrial Property, by issuing Legal Opinions on the patentability or the freedom to operate and by financially evaluating the value of portfolios of Intellectual Property assets.
Warde Advogados focuses exclusively on corporate disputes, anti-corruption and regulatory matters. We are renowned for our tenacity, independence, and ability to navigate different jurisdictions throughout the world thanks to our relationships with some of the largest global law firms. We are regularly involved in proceedings whose outcomes have significant ramifications, either for Brazil’s economy and its institutions, or in terms of the legal issues at stake.www.warde.com.br/en/index.html
Carey is Chile’s largest full-service law firm. The firm various corporate, litigation and regulatory groups include highly specialised attorneys and practice areas covering all areas of law. The firm clients include some of the world’s largest multinationals, international organisations, and some of the most important local companies and institutions.
Cabinet Netter is a leading French IP law firm specialized in high technologies. Our aim is to provide tailor made solutions for clients looking for high IP added value from prosecution to litigation. Direct and personal client to counsel relationships are used to focus on the products and on the strategy of our clients. Dedication to success is the mantra of our team, which comprises 6 French and European patent and 2 French and European trademark attorneys.cabinetnetter.com/fr/accueil/
Businesses need legal advisors who can help them power through the obstacles they face daily; we’ve built a law firm with more than 2,000 lawyers in 39 locations to help you do so effortlessly. From the obscure regulatory question to bet-the-company deals and litigation, GT's team is equipped to guide you through your business's difficult legal decisions.
LADAS & PARRY
Ladas & Parry represents owners of IP at every stage. From our U.S. & European offices, we have managed high-profile, domestic & global IP portfolios for more than 100 years, applying a deep understanding of local nuances, native language proficiency, & a bench of foreign-qualified professionals with specialized knowledge to anticipate pitfalls not otherwise apparent. Our business-friendly approach supports client objectives within budgetary requirements, while maximizing value of IP assets.https://ladas.com/
Founded in 1897, Beccar Varela is a leading full-service law firm in Argentina advising local and international companies in all areas of corporate law across all industries. Our team consists of over 155 lawyers, many of whom have studied or worked in the world’s business capitals, and we can serve clients in Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Mandarin and Portuguese. Among our many awards we received ILASA’s gold award for “Best Latin American Law Firm: Corporate” in 2018.https://beccarvarela.com/
Founded in 1992, Simon Associés (www.simonassocies.com) is a full-service business law firm with 4 integrated offices in France, as well as in 12 French cities via the Simon Avocats network. The Firm developed an international activity through agreements entered into with 53 foreign law firms. This organization gives increased capacity to service its French & foreign clients (from start-ups to listed companies) around the world. Simon Associés operates in all sectors of activity.www.simonassocies.com/
Basham, Ringe Y Correa
Basham,Ringe y Correa is a full service law firm with strong presence in Latin America.Basham established in Mexico in 1912, has more than 100 years of experience assisting clients in doing business throughout Mexico and abroad.Basham’s lawyers actively participate in cross border transactions. Likewise,Basham is very active in worldwide associations which allows the firm’s growing capacity to serve its clients by constantly adjusting to the dynamics of the global business environment for over a century.
RSM US LLP is a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services and a member of RSM international, providing us access to more than 41,000 people in 116 countries. Our financial investigations and dispute advisory services practice provides objective insight and support to clients and their counsel involved with financial reporting and disclosure issues, asset misappropriation, regulatory matters, white collar defense, commercial disputes and matters of anti-trust.rsmus.com/litigation?
Established in 1879, STUDIO TORTA is a leading European IP firm now operating as a joint-stock company with 56 practitioners, 38 of whom are partners. The long-standing legal experience of our senior partners is complemented by the expertise of talented junior partners on emerging technologies, with a view to meeting the needs of a constantly evolving market with exceptional standards of efficiency and competence. First we listen and then we propose solutions, for the construction of true value.www.studiotorta.com
Gorodissky & Partners
Russian IP boutique Gorodissky&Partners with headquarters in Moscow and branch offices in 12 Russian/1 Ukrainian cities remains heading top positions in every aspect of protection, disposal and enforcement of IP rights. Team of 140 IP professionals provides domestic/foreign clients and associates with comprehensive, professional and cost effective legal services relating to all IP matters.gorodissky.ua/en/about
Jenner & Block
With more than a century of steady client advocacy experience, clients around the world trust Jenner & Block with their most strategic and substantial matters. A destination law firm for complex commercial disputes, important investigations, complicated transactions and sensitive board-level counsel, we are defined by the exceptional results we produce, our values, our clients and, most importantly, our more than 500 lawyers, whose experience, professionalism and teamwork help clients achieve their goals.https://jenner.com/
LOCONTE & PARTNERS
Loconte&Partners (based in Milan, London, Rome, Bari, NYC and Padua) specializes in tax, legal, international consultancy and wealth management. The Firm consists of approx. 40 professionals, of which five partners. Its main principles are confidentiality and safety in long-term planning and management of family asset, through a multidisciplinary approach with a strong international attitude, aiming to create a trust-based relationship with clients, thanks to timely and accurate responses to their needs.www.loconteandpartners.it/it
Né du rachat de plusieurs entités (Ravina, Poupon, Schmit-Chrétien), IPSIDE compte parmi les acteurs majeurs dans le domaine de la propriété intellectuelle en France depuis près de 40 ans. Les 80 collaborateurs, dont 14 juristes, 22 ingénieurs et 4 avocats, se répartissent dans 8 agences en France et 4 à l’international. Par an, IPSIDE traite environ 400 demandes de brevets et 1500 dépôts de marques. IPSIDE compte parmi ses 8.000 clients, des startups, TPE/PME, instituts de recherche et grands groupes.https://www.ipside.cn/
JAMS is the largest private ADR provider worldwide, handling over 14,000 cases a year; including thousands of arbitrations. Our panel is among the world’s most experienced, with deep specialty knowledge in virtually every case type. JAMS distinguishes itself through a unique combination of superior service and case management, highly trained panelists with deep subject matter expertise, a wide range of innovative solutions, and dozens of first-class facilities.https://www.jamsadr.com/
IPscreener makes it possible for anyone to automatically validate ideas in the innovation process. By a specially adapted AI semantic approach the tool may from simple text present a dashboard of the prior art situation with an outstanding precision. This helps companies to identify and focus on the new ideas, and avoid investing valuable efforts in "reinventing the wheel".https://ipscreener.com/
DIAZ REUS & TARG LLP
Global practice with offices on 5 continents- centered around parallel proceedings & transactions in sovereign immunity, trade, commerce, finance, fraud; civil litigation & arbitration; asset identification, location, tracing & recovery; white collar crime, regulatory & criminal investigations, defense in matters of corruption, anti-money laundering, OFAC, SDN, Magnitsky Act, CAATSA, FCPA, Bank Secrecy Act & politically sensitive investigations including the recovery of U.S. immigration status & visas.diazreus.com/
Incopro is an online IP and brand protection software provider that arms brand owners with actionable intelligence to combat online and offline intellectual property and copyright infringements. Its flagship product, Talisman, combines Big Data and Machine Learning technology with legal and law enforcement expertise to gather and analyse relevant data for its customers.https://www.incoproip.com/
SMPS Legal is a law firm based in Mexico City with offices in Bogota, Calgary and Dallas with regional expertise committed to offer integrated legal counsel in Latin America from strategic offices. For over 20 years, the partners and lawyers of SMPS Legal have successfully counseled domestic and foreign investors in their activities in Latin America. Specifically, SMPS Legal provides legal services and support in transactions and projects in Latin America in important industry sectors of the economy.www.smpslegal.com/
“Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados (BM&A) provides legal advisory services. The firm’s practice areas include administrative law and concessions, competition and international trade, corporate, corporate ethics and compliance, employment, labor and pension law, environmental law, finance and capital markets, intellectual property, litigation and conflict resolution, real estate, recovery of distressed businesses, and tax.
With over 19 years of experience and offices in North America, United Arab Emirates, and Europe, Legal Suite has completed more than 1,000 projects and helped more than 600 customers and 50,000 users throughout the world. Their software solution GaLexy® is dedicated to In-House Counsel with a-la-carte modules that address the day-to-day needs of legal departments such as: Contracts, Matter Management, Litigation, E-Billing or Intellectual Property.https://www.legal-suite.com
Therium is a leading global provider of litigation, arbitration and specialty legal finance, with over $1 billion in total institutional investments. Our investment teams in the U.S., UK, Australia, Spain, Germany and Norway have, to date, funded claims with a value of more than $36 billion. Therium continually seeks creative, responsible solutions that address the capital needs of the legal marketplace.
The Center for Intellectual Property Understanding
The Center for Intellectual Property Understanding is an independent, non-profit organization founded in 2016 dedicated to increasing awareness of intellectual property rights and their impact on people’s lives. CIPU provide outreach and information and facilitates education that seek to improve the reputation of IP rights and deter infringement.www.understandingip.org/
New York State Bar Association International Section
The International Section of the New York State Bar Association is dedicated to the promotion of the international practice of law and the support of the rule of law throughout the world. The Section was founded 20 years ago and has approximately 2000 members. Many of them are licensed attorneys in other states of the US, or other countries. All licensed attorneys who are resident or non-resident members of the New York State Bar Association are invited to join the Section.www.nysba.org/Sections/International/Join_This_Section/Join_The_International_Section.html
TalklawGlobal specialises in the corporate counsel segment of the legal sector by publishing topical comparative law and management articles, reports and surveys.www.talklawglobal.com/
NYSBA IP Law Section
The Intellectual Property Law Section of the NYSBA introduces members of our Association to the interesting and growing areas of law which make up Intellectual Property Law, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, licensing and Internet intellectual property law issues. They provide educational programs, other activities and invite the participation of attorneys, law students and non-lawyer members of the business community.https://www.nysba.org/IPL/
Lawdragon is a legal media company that provides free online news and editorial features – including our well-known guides to the nation’s leading lawyers – as well as content, marketing and branding services for lawyers and firms through our Lawdragon Press division.www.lawdragon.com/
American Arbitration Association
The American Arbitration Association (AAA) is a not-for-profit organization with offices throughout the U.S. AAA has a long history and experience in the field of alternative dispute resolution, providing services to individuals and organizations who wish to resolve conflicts out of court. The AAA role in the dispute resolution process is to administer cases, from filing to closing.https://www.adr.org/
Asia Pacific Intellectual Property Association (APIPA)
Asia Pacific Intellectual Property Association is an Intellectual Property Association located in Chutung, Hsinchu, Taiwan. Intellectual Property Associations typically provide resources for individuals who are interested in learning more about creating, protecting, or utilizing Intellectual Property.www.apipa.org.tw/z51.php
IP Close Up
IP CloseUp is a leading source of insight for people who need to keep up with intellectual property trends. Readers turn to IP CloseUp for weekly updates on news and perspective about issues affecting patents and other IP rights, as well as transactions, data and the people that drive them. IP CloseUp's readership includes executives, entrepreneurs, lawyers, investors, journalists and inventors. Its regular features include research and data, events, books and videos.https://ipcloseup.com/tag/intellectual-property/
Institut Européen Entreprise et Propriété Intellectuelle
IEEPI (European Institute for Entreprise and Intellectual Property) was established in 2004 at the initiative of the Ministry of Industry and the INPI. The Institute develops training on strategic and managerial aspects of intellectual property for businesses, especially SMEs, public research organizations, universities and IP practitioners.https://www.ieepi.org/
Latin American Business Associationhttps://www.uslaba.com/