Practices

IP, Biotechnology & Trademarks & Patents

ZBV’s IP department is headed up by Carlos Castrillo. The department manages large portfolios of trademark and patent rights as well as copyrights. Our clients range from start-ups to small and medium sized to large international companies.

Our services include protection and management of intellectual property (copyright, patents, trademarks, domain names and trade secrets), licensing agreements, strategic alliances, turnkey agreements, research and development agreements, business collaboration agreements and franchise agreements; registration of contracts or works before the competent governmental bodies; rights of varieties of plants, protection of biotechnological inventions and bio-security.

Biotechnology: Renowned founding Partner Salvador D Bergel offers legal counsel in the protection of vegetal varieties. ZBV Abogados is the first firm to dispute a case of biotechnology in Argentina, representing pharmaceutical company Sidus.