Bérèterbide, Ignacio

Partner, Patent and Trademark Agent

Ignacio M. Bérèterbide has extensive experience in advisory and transactional work related to intellectual property matters, as well as on IP litigation. He is particularly knowledgeable in licensing and in a wide range of IP contractual matters.

Mr. Bérèterbide leads the Intellectual Property practice at Mitrani, Caballero & Ruiz Moreno. Previously, he was a senior associate with Bruchou, Fernández Madero, Lombardi & Mitrani (2003-2007), and an associate with Allende & Brea (2000-2003).

He was an acting professor of International Private Law at the Universidad Católica Argentina, School of Law (1995-2000).

Mr. Bérèterbide has been repeatedly recommended as one of the "Leaders in their field" (Intellectual Property-Argentina) by Chambers Latin America.

He is a member of the Argentine Association of Patent & Trademark Agents (A.A.A.P.I.) and of the Licensing Executives Society International (LES International).

Education:

Instituto Nacional de la Propiedad Industrial (INPI) (Patent and Trademark Agent, 2003)

Universidad Católica Argentina, School of Law (Abogado, 1994)

Bar admissions:

Buenos Aires, 1994.

Languages:

Spanish and English

Practice areas:

Publications:

Secretos Comerciales e Industriales. At the Refreshing Course for Patent & Trademark Agents. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Asociación Argentina de Agentes de la Propiedad Industrial (A.A.A.P.I.),2015.

En la Frontera de la PI: Secretos Comerciales y Know How. At the XXVIII Annual Workshop of Industrial Property. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Asociación Argentina de Agentes de la Propiedad Industrial (A.A.A.P.I.), 2014.

Bienes Intangibles – Patentes, Marcas e Información Confidencial – Secreto Industrial. At the Conference on Legal impact of New Technologies. Santa Fe, Argentina: Universidad Tecnológica Nacional (UTN), 2008.

Interacción entre el Derecho de Marcas y las Normas sobre Lealtad Comercial y Competencia Desleal. At the XXII Annual Worshop of Industrial Property. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Asociación Argentina de Agentes de la Propiedad Industrial (A.A.A.P.I.), 2008.

Contratos de Licencia: Cláusulas Habituales, Olvidadas, Recomendables y No Tanto. At the Asociación Argentina de Agentes de la Propiedad Industrial workshop. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Asociación Argentina de Agentes de la Propiedad Industrial (A.A.A.P.I.), 2007.

Visión de los Exportadores – Experiencias Prácticas- Articulación con el Sector Público Argentino. At the International conference on the Fight against Counterfeit and Piracy. Buenos Aires, Argentina: World Customs Organization, 2007.

"A three-country infringement strategy (Argentina, Brazil and Chile)", co-authored with Erica Denise Lerner, Intellectual Property Supplement, 2005. 

Garantía de evicción en infracciones a derechos de Propiedad Industrial. At the 2nd Session about Intellectual Property. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Universidad Austral, 2005.

“Excepción de defecto legal: Alcance limitado del art. 354 'in fine' del C.P.C.C.”, El Derecho, 1997, p.177-112.