Marcos M Santiváñez Vieyra

Legal and Technical Services Manager at ClarkeModet

Marcos M Santiváñez Vieyra is manager of the technical and legal services department of ClarkeModet Argentina and has more than 15 years of experience in the IP field gained mainly in top-tier law firms assisting clients in the private and public sectors.

Mr Santiváñez Vieyra has proven experience in delivering high-quality legal services covering corporate and contractual counselling and litigation, including the provision of legal opinions, expert reports, litigation and contractual matters related to trademarks and trade names; patents; models and industrial designs; transfer of technology; copyright; the publishing and literary industry; the production and licensing of multimedia contents (including films and TV); entertainment and sports; software and new technologies; cybersecurity and robotics; privacy and data protection; e-commerce, Big Data and Cloud-based services; domain names and the Internet; electronic and digital signature; know-how, trade and industrial secrets; R&D; consumer protection and commercial loyalty; brand reputation; advertising; right to honour and self-image; and auditing, compliance and due diligence processes.

Before joining ClarkeModet, he served at Argentina’s Ministry of Economy and at some of the country’s major law firms – Llerena & Asociados; G Breuer; Zang, Bergel & Viñes – and, more recently, as the leader of the IP, privacy and new technologies law department at Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi, where he worked for 12 years.

Mr Santiváñez Vieyra obtained a law degree from the School of Law of the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina Santa María de los Buenos Aires. He also holds a master’s from the same university, specialising in high-tech law, and took part in the International Programme of Hispanic, Latin American and European Studies at the Centre for International Studies of the Ortega y Gasset Foundation (Toledo, Spain).

He actively participates in various professional associations and committees in the IP and technology law fields, and frequently speaks at specialised conferences on these matters.

Professional associations

  • Buenos Aires Bar Association
  • INTA

Firm details

Lavalle 190
3rd Floor
Buenos Aires 1047

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