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Silverio Sandate

Lawyer


He counts with more than 10 years of experience consulting Fortune 500 and other leading multinational companies in regards to intellectual property matters. His main areas of focus include: copyright, advertising and litigation and he has been a key player in advising client´s large international advertising and marketing strategies and campaigns in Mexico so that they can be implemented. He has also worked on analyzing the competition´s misleading advertising (in general terms or also misuse of logo, brand image, font, color and general brand essence) so that it can be denounced and litigated. Some of these projects have included: social media and online campaigns, above the line promotions (ATL), below the line promotions (BTL), packaging, advertisements, communication material, retail and POP material, promotions contest. He has had the opportunity to broaden his professional expertise abroad and is also the first individual and lawyer to be officially recognized as a specialist in Authors Rights in Mexico. Furthermore, he has solid experience with lawsuits including intellectual property infringement. Additionally, he has established a strong professional relationship with government institutions like the Federal Protection Consumer Bureau (PROFECO). He has counseled in the protection of author´s rights (special characters, licensees, franchises and commercial contracts related to these) and has helped clients to comply with and to receive government authorizations.

Main Practices

Silverio Sandate is engaged in the following practice areas:

Languages

Spanish and English.

Education, Professional Affiliations and Academic Activities

He obtained his Law Degree (J.D. equivalent),  Escuela Libre de Derecho (ELD), Mexico City, 2003.

International Trademark Association (INTA).

Recognitions

Pro Bono and Diversity

Actively involved in the firm´s Pro Bono activities.