BORJA BARRUTIETA

Lawyer
Partner
Madrid Office
T +34 91 5227420

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduated in Law, Universidad Pontificia Comillas (2003).

Masters of Laws (LL.M.) in Intellectual Property, The George Washington University Law School.

LANGUAGES

Spanish, English.
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EXPERIENCE

Client development: working closely with legal department teams, specifically in technology profile companies.

Market development: working closely with the IP head or general counsel of companies based in EU and USA with a high profile of innovation of a wide range of technologies, such as biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and green energies industry.

Business development: working closely with partner areas to develop law firm’s services to Spanish and international clients.

Product development: implementing and analyzing new necessities upon IP, privacy law, data protection and internet.

Borja has been involved in a wide range of intellectual property areas:

  • Advising start up companies and funded projects by the EC within the Technology Parks to R&D directors, inventors, and IP managers with regard to patent and trademark enforcement.
  • Advising national and European companies upon copyright, trademark and patent infringement.
  • Advising upon Social Networking, internet and virtual environments and the IP, privacy, personal data, advertising and consumer’s rights involved. Drafting and negotiating licenses, collaboration, research and development, material transfer, and any other agreement where technology or IP rights Advising companies carrying out due diligence processes.
  • Lecturer for the Basque Country University, ELISAVA design school, Felicidad Duce School, Superior Institute of Art, regarding trademark, patents and design protection inserted in their post-graduate programs.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Co-author for "Global Patent Litigation", Kluwer Law International BV, Netherlands, 2008
  • Author of “Activos Intangibles y sus Retos” Colección Pocket Innova de la Editorial, Netbiblo, (A Coruña), 2012

«Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.»

Borja Barrutieta / News