ALBERTO R. BERTON MORENO

PARTNER

– Partner of the Law Firm Berton Moreno IP Law (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
– Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on February 25, 1969.
Education: Argentine Catholic University (Law School)
Admitted to Bar: August 3, 1994 (Argentina)
Darby & Darby, New York, NY. Foreign Associate (1996)

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; Trademarks, Patents, Copyright; Internet law, Electronic Commerce; Software Protection; Commercial Law; Media Law, marketing and advertising; Sports Law.

Lectures: “Intellectual Property and Commerce” (1998 – Institute for International Research – Buenos Aires); “Trade Secrets” (1998 – Rosario Bar Association); “Trademarks in Cyberspace” (1998 – INTA – Toronto); “Trademarks vs. Domain Names” (1998 – ASIPI Conference – Asuncion); “Internet Law”(1999 / 2000 / 2001 / 2002- Buenos Aires Bar Association); “Software Protection” (2000 – CASDI); “New gTLDs” (2000 AIPPI – Sorrento); “Internet Legislation” (2000 – IIR – Buenos Aires); “Internet in Argentina” (2000 – ACI – New York); “Software Agreements” (2000 – UCA, Argentinian Catholic University – Buenos Aires); “E-Procurement” (2000 – IIR – Buenos Aires); “Trademarks in Cyberspace” (2000 – INTA – Boston); “Trademark Policing on the Internet”(2000 – INTA – Scotsdale, Arizona); ASIPI Regional Meeting (2001 – Montevideo); “Advertising Law” (2001 / 2002 / 2003 / 2006 / 2007 – ACI – New York / Chicago); Sports Marketing (2003 – Universidad de Belgrano); “Anticounterfeiting” (2002 – EABA – Buenos Aires); “Trademark Examination on relative Grounds” (2003 – INTA – Amsterdam); “Advertising & Marketing Law” (2003 – Insight – New York); International Trade (2003 – Treviso, Italia); “International Sports Marketing Congress” (2004 – Universidad de Belgrano); “Case Law Update” (2005 – AAAPI – Buenos Aires) “Legal Aspects – Sports Management” (2005 – 2006 – 2007 ESEADE – Buenos Aires). “Sports Business (2006 – 2007 Universidad de Palermo); “Patents in South America” (2007 – NYIPLA – New York); “Marketing Law – Sweepstakes” – (2011 – ACI – New York); “The Club Atlético Boca Juniors business model” – Universidad de Palermo (2010, 2011, 2012). –

Publications: “Internet in Argentina” (1997 – Managing Intellectual Property”); “Domain Name Protection” (1997 – Managing Intellectual Property); “Specialist IP Courts” (1997 – Managing Intellectual Property); “Latin American Survey” (1997 – Managing Intellectual Property); “Trademark Law & The Internet” (1999 – INTA – Contributor – Chapter on Latin America); “Trademark Law & The Internet (Update 2000 / 2001 – INTA)

Honors & Awards:

  • Named in Guide to the World’s Leading Trade Mark Law Practitioners (Euromoney Legal Media Group – MIP)
  • Named in World ́s leading Trademark Professionals. WTR 1000. World Trademark
    Review (The IP Media Group)

Professional Affiliations:
Member: Buenos Aires Bar Association; Argentine Association of Trademark Agents; ASIPI (Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property); AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property); INTA (International Trademark Association); ISOC (Internet Society – Argentine Chapter); LES (Licensing Executives Society).

Committee Member:
* Internet Committee (ASIPI) (2000-2005)
* IPC (Intellectual Property Constituency) Delegate member for ASIPI
* ASIPI delegate for the Intellectual Property Constituency (IPC – DNSO – ICANN)
* Special Task Force – ICANN – Q160 (AIPPI) (2000-2005)
* Special Internet Committee – DNS Subcommittee (INTA) (1997-2001)
* Emerging Issues Subcommittee (INTA) (2001-2002)
* Relative Examination Subcommittee (INTA) (2003-2005)
* Fraudulent Trademark Filings Subcommittee (INTA) (2006-2007)

E-mail: abmjr@bertonmoreno.com.ar