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/ Three Alessandri IP attorneys appointed to INTA committees for 2020-2021 term

28 November, 2019

Alessandri proudly anounces attorneys appointed to INTA Committees for the 2020–2021 term. Committee volunteers, together with INTA staff, share their collective expertise and common interests on a wide variety of committees, focusing on:

  • Advocacy of trademarks and brand owner rights
  • Resources dedicated to intellectual property advancement
  • Communication and implementation of INTA’s strategic objectives
  • Planning educational programs and events

Three of our attorneys were appointed to support group committees:

Santiago Ortúzar – Legislation and Regulation Committee

Analyzes legislative and regulatory developments and identifies deficiencies in existing laws and regulations relating to trademarks and unfair competition. The committee will complete analyses and propose policy recommendations to the Board. Work includes drafting proposed legislation and/or regulations and advocating INTA’s existing policy positions to relevant government officials.

Macarena Gatica – Data Protection Committee

Develops and advocates the Association’s policy regarding the impact of data protection law on trademark rights. The committee will monitor data protection cases, legislation and regulation in various jurisdictions, complete analyses and propose policy recommendations to the Board. Work includes report and submission writing, interaction with data protection organizations and advocacy in conjunction with relevant INTA committees and staff.

Sebastián Molina – Copyright Committee

Develops and advocates the Association’s policy regarding the impact of copyright law and enforcement on trademark rights. The committee will monitor copyright cases, legislation and regulation in various jurisdictions, complete analyses and propose policy recommendations to the Board. Work includes report and submission writing, interaction with copyright organizations and advocacy in conjunction with relevant INTA committees and staff.