On May 1st, Venezuelan IP boutique, Antequera Parilli & Rodríguez merged with Markven Propiedad Intelectual. The combined law firm will operate as Antequera Parilli & Rodríguez, providing the highest quality services in intellectual property matters in the country.
The law firm will focus on trademark, copyright and patent law protection and enforcement; as well as in the protection of intangibles assets, such as advertising law, entertainment and electronic commerce, including legal issues related to social media.
Barbarita Guzmán, Markven’s founding partner, is to join as a partner, and will be accompanied by the rest of Markven’s team. They join a team of six partners and other 17 lawyers.
“Both firms share the same vision and values, which has led to a seamless union. We look forward to working together to achieve our common goals and delivering incomparable service to our clients in this new phase,” noted Ricardo Alberto Antequera, managing partner of Antequera Parilli & Rodriguez.
This merger confirms the willingness of both teams to provide quality services and value-added proposals, to strengthen the protection of clients' intellectual assets.