Carlos M. Zavala Álvarez

Partner, Patent and Trademark Attorney

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the Universidad Anahuac del Sur (Class of 1989-1994); Professional License No. 2506802; Thesis: “The Lack of Protection of the Micro-Industry in Mexico”; Courses: Postgraduate Studies in Civil Law and Postgraduate Studies in Civil and Commercial Procedural Law at the Universidad Panamericana.

Intellectual / Industrial Property Training

Participant in a number of conferences, seminars and actualization courses, such as: The Intellectual Property in the New Economy; Trademark and Domains Difficulties in The International Commerce; Patent Cooperation Treaty Course (PCT); Course on Nice International Classification for Distinctive Signs; Intangible Asset Valuation and Trademark Valuation, between many others. Active in the field of Industrial Property Rights since 1995.

Professional Membership

Member of the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AMPPI) and of the International Trademark Association (INTA). Continuous member for 15 years.

Experience

All matters of industrial property law; in particular Trademarks and related figures; Patents, Utility Models and Designs; specially prosecution, licensing and related consultation.

More than 18 years of experience in the field of Industrial Property. Wide-ranging practice in Industrial Property consultation for Domestic and International clients, in particular diverse Industries on trademark portfolio management including registration and licensing.

Languages

Spanish and English.