Speaker in Panel Session XI – Copyright/Trademark – Speaking freely about parody
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 from 11.00 to 12.30
Graciela Pérez de Inzaurraga is a lawyer and a registered IP Agent. She graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires (School of Law) in 1987. She has specialised in industrial and intellectual property law since 1989.
She is manager of the Foreign Clients Department at Hausheer Belgrano & Fernandez, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she counsels clients on trademark, copyright and patent protection and enforcement strategies and takes an active role in settlement negotiations and complex litigation over IP rights disputes.
She has lectured on a variety of industrial property topics at universities and local and international meetings and congresses and provided training seminars for companies and government officials. She has also authored and published articles on issues related to her areas of expertise.
She is Chair to the Trademark Committee and Secretary to the Academic Committee of the Argentine Association of IP Agents. She was Chair to the Latin American Trademark Office Practices Subcommittee (2009-2013) and currently Co-Chairs the Legislation and Regulation Committee at INTA. She is Vice-President of AIPPI Argentine Group. She was Co-Chair of the Geographical Indications Committee (2010-2014) and currently serves at the Trademarks Committee at AIPPI. She chaired AIPPI’s Working Committee on “Taking unfair advantage of trademarks” (Rio, 2015) and co-chaired those on “Limitations of Trademark Protection” (Singapore, 2007) and “Infringement of Trademarks by Goods in Transit” (Seoul, 2012).
She was honored with INTA’s Volunteer Service Award for the Advancement of the Association and Marcasur’s Excellence Awards in 2012, and is ranked as a leading practitioner in IP by Chambers, WTR 1000, Who’s Who Legal, Managing IP, IAM 1000 and The Legal 500, among other specialized publications.
She is a member of Colegio Público de Abogados de la Capital Federal, Asociación Argentina de Agentes de la Propiedad Industrial (AAAPI), Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Industrial (ASIPI), International Trademark Association (INTA) and Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Industrielle (AIPPI).