Juan Pablo Iglesias

Associate

jpiglesias@carey.cl
+56 2 2928 2638



His practice is focused mainly on civil litigation, specializing in intellectual and industrial rights infringements, unfair competition and patent litigation before ordinary and special courts. Additionally, he advises clients on civil and administrative litigation regarding sanitary regulations and public procurement.


REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • Roche Chile on the defense and execution of a contract awarded through a public tender, for the installation of state-of-the-art laboratories in 14 public health facilities.
  • Genomma Lab on its defense from an unfair competition action filed by a competitor.
  • Wenco on civil actions against local competitors regarding the infringement of an invention patent and utility model.
  • An important pharmaceutical company on judicial claims filed against administrative sanctions established by the Institute of Public Health.
  • An important international food company on judicial claims to obtain the protection of its trademarks and trade dress.
  • Several important international companies in the food sector on the protection of its trademarks regarding the application of the new regulations for food advertising and labeling in Chile.
  • National and multinational companies on actions filed by consumers and the National Consumer Service (Sernac).

ACTIVITIES AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Senior Teaching Assistant of the Antitrust Program, Universidad Católica de Chile (since 2021).
  • Teaching Assistant of Civil Law, Universidad de Chile (2017-2020).
  • Teaching Assistant of Intellectual Property & Current Trends, Universidad Católica de Chile (2016-2018).

PUBLICATIONS

  • Author of article “Intersection Between Competition Law and Intellectual Property: Dynamic Analysis and Relative Immunity”, Competition Program of the Catholic University, Antitrust Position Papers, Universidad Católica de Chile (2021).
  • Author of “Is it Possible to Use State-Owned Enterprises to Promote Industrial and Technological Development Under Article 17.4 of the CPTPP?”, Legal Issues of Economic Integration, Wolters Kluwer (2021).
  • Co-author of “Civil Liability of Corporate Administrators for Violation of the Duty of Care and of Loyalty”, in “Special Statutes of Civil Liability”, Tirant lo Blanch (2021).
  • Co-author of article “The Conflict of Interest in the Company Contract and its Regulation in the Civil Code Regulation under the Statute of Contract Liability. Comments on the "Salinero / Rueda" case”, Revista Chilena de Derecho Privado (2019).

EDUCATION

  • Law, Universidad de Chile (Summa Cum Laude).
  • Degree in Competition Law and Policy, Universidad de Chile (2018).
  • Advanced Course in Intellectual Property Management, WIPO (2020).
  • LL.M., Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Cum Laude) (2021).

ADMISSIONS

  • Chile (2017).

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish.
  • English.