Sergio Fernández & Asociados was established in the capital city of Asuncion, in the year 2006 by young professionals with a vast experience in all Intellectual Property matters, especially in the area of brand protection. Soon, the Firm began to increase its services to other branches of law, as well as its staff of professionals.
The IP Enforcement Unit of Sergio Fernandez & Asociados is committed to the combat of piracy and counterfeiting in a professional and effective manner. The Firm has achieved successful outcomes by holding the necessary contacts, expertise and knowledge.
Given the outstanding results of the Firm´s IP Enforcement Unit, the prestigious Anti-Counterfeiting Network REACT, with over 180 members which include the most famous brands, recently appointed Sergio Fernandez & Asociados as their Partners in Paraguay.
The attorneys of the Firm are members of INTA (International Trademark Association), ASIPI (Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property), APAPI (Paraguayan Association of Intellectual Property Agents) and the Paraguayan-German Chamber of Commerce.
The permanent goal at Sergio Fernandez & Asociados is to reach the client´s total satisfaction rendering a personalized, prompt and pro-active service, at reasonable costs, and over all with positive results, fulfilling the client´s expectations. The areas of practice include the following:
Intellectual Property Law: Trademarks, Patents of Invention and Utility Models, Industrial Models and Designs, Domain Names, Copyrights, Plant Varieties, Enforcement Actions, Customs Registrations, Litigation.
Corporate and Commercial Law: Real Estate, Investments, Joint Ventures, Establishment of Corporations, General Contracts.
General Counsel: Immigration and Nationality, Labor Law, Environmental Law.
Marketing and Public Relations: Market Research / Marketing Planning, Development of Commercial Strategies for brand promotion and improvement of brand image, Advertising, Group Training, Organization of Seminars, Congresses and other events.
Ranch Investments: Ranch Management, Advise in rural real estates (purchase and sale) in Paraguay, Advise on the purchase and sale of livestock, Management of livestock.