- ICC (Mexican Chapter)
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- Website: http://www.uhthoff.com.mx
Marcela Bolland Gonzalez joined Uhthoff in 1997 and was appointed partner in 2007. With over 20 years’ experience in intellectual property, her practice focuses on handling trademark prosecution and litigation in Mexico, as well as coordinating trademark filings and related litigation abroad, and liaising between brand owners and agents throughout the world.
She is the author of Considerations of the Supplementary Application of the Federal Code of Civil Procedure to the Administrative Proceedings in Law of Industrial Property (2001). She was a moderator and speaker at the 2012 INTA meeting in Washington, where she coordinated and addressed the Latin American update session. During 2014 and 2015 she collaborated on a paper on shape trademarks – An International Perspective prepared by the International Trademark Law and Anti-Counterfeiting Committee of Intellectual Property Owners Association – and provided a chapter – “The Treatment of Bad Faith within the Law of Industrial Property” – for the book Industrial and Intellectual Property Studies published by Editorial Novum.
Ms Bolland Gonzalez is an active member of the Mexican Association for the Protection of Industrial Property, the Mexican Bar Association, INTA and the International Chamber of Commerce (Mexican Chapter). She is part of the programme of Abogadas MX, a non-profit association the purpose of which is to boost the participation of women lawyers in leadership positions within companies, firms and government institutions.
Ms Bolland Gonzalez is fluent in Spanish and English.