Country expert for Paraguay
- Former President of the Paraguayan Association of Intellectual Property Agents (APAPI). - Consultant of the United Nations for the reform of laws of Intellectual Property in Paraguay. - Vice-president of the Paraguayan Group AIPPI. -Group Paraguay of the International Association for the Protection of Propiete Industrielle (AIPPI). - Former President of the Paraguayan Chapter of the Inter- American Bar Association (FIA). - Former Vice-President of the Inter-American Copyright Institute (IIDA). - Former President of the Anti-Piracy Committee of ASIPI.
Year of birth
- Lawyer, 1979. National University of Asuncion, Law School. - PhD. in Social Sciences. National University of Asuncion.
- Lawyer, admitted to the bar in the year 1979. - Intellectual Property Agent.
Current professional position
Senior Partner at MERSAN, Abogados, Asuncion
- Professor of Intellectual Rights at the National University of Asuncion Law School. - Former Professor of the Catholic University of Asuncion Law School, PhD. Program.
Hugo has ample experience in representation, distribution and franchising agreements in Paraguay. He advises national and international individuals and corporations with respect to representation, distribution and franchising agreements and negotiations.
Spanish, English and Italian
Compulsory Use of Trademarks in Paraguay. Their Effects. Cancellation of Trademark Registrations Due to Non-Use.