For the past seventeen years Alex Garcia Lopez has been advising clients from Asia, Europe and the Americas on asset protection matters, he has also been involved in negotiation and drafting of software licensing agreements and advising information technology start-ups.
Mr. Garcia Lopez is also involved in trademark, patent and copyright litigation, registration procedures, as well as coordination of trademark and patents prosecution throughout Latin America.
He is also specialized in licensing, franchising, technology transfer, as well as in litigation related to opposition claims against trademark registrations, cancellation actions, and criminal actions against infringements of all sorts of Intellectual Property rights.
For the past nine years as an associate in a prestigious law firm in Panama he was the Attorney, in charge of: consulting on trade issues for national and international companies in strictly commercial matters such as: Technology, Corporate Law, Banking Law, Intellectual Property, Health Records, Real Estate Law, Domestic and international arbitration, Trust Services, Stock Market, Sports Law and Work immigration.
“E-Sports: A game for a sport? Legal Aspects to Consider”, 2017
“Panama and the Intellectual Property of Indigenous Peoples”, 2018
“Legal Aspects of Electronic Commerce: An Analysis of the Panamanian Law”, 1999
“The protection of personal data in the Panamanian Legislation”, 2002;
“Electronic Commerce and New Means of Payment”, Madrid, 2004;
“Electronic Commerce Guide” (Panamanian Chamber of Commerce, 2005).
“Study of the status of Intellectual Property in Panama regarding the Information and Communications Technologies markets.” 2010
Degree in Law and Political Sciencie-USMA (Panama)
Specialist in Computer Law-UBA (Argentina)
Specialist in New Technologies Law- Complutense (Spain)
Attending the LLLM in International Sports Law (ISDE-Spain)
Attending the LLM in Intellectual Property Law (FLACSO-Argentina)
Spanish/English, both fluent, written and spoken.
Personal Interests: Traveling with his wife, attending rock concerts and sports events.