Ana L. Vargas Ramirez is a co-founder of IBERBRAND® and manages the firm’s Litigation and International Trademark Departments.
Ana has been an IP litigator for over a decade. Calling on her experience in portfolio management, as well as her experience as a litigator, Ana assists Iberbrand's clients to identify and implement creative and cost-effective strategies for enforcing and protecting their IP rights in Mexico. She has appeared before all levels of courts in Mexico and also represents her clients before administrative authorities.
As the head of the International Trademark Department, Ana also oversees trademark prosecution and manages trademark portfolios for clients requiring assistance in multiple jurisdictions. The International Trademark Department at IBERBRAND® not only assists local clients with registering and protecting their IP rights around the world, it also assists clients who require a one-stop-shop for all their IP needs throughout Latin America.
Ana has a special interest in providing strategic trademark advice in support of marketing and advertising campaigns in Mexico and Latin America and advises her clients on obtaining declarations of fame and notoriety for trademarks under applicable regulations in that area.
Ana is an active member of the Enforcement Committee of the INTA (International Trademark Association) and has also served as a member of the Litigation Committee of the AMPPI (Asociación Mexicana para la Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual) (Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property). She takes great pleasure in sharing her experience and knowledge in intellectual property law as an occasional lecturer for the LL.M. in Intellectual Property program at the Universidad Panamericana.
When not litigating and offering strategic advice to her clients she loves practicing yoga and having tea on rainy days.
AREAS OF PRACTICEIntellectual Property
Trademark and Patent Litigation and Enforcement
Foreign prosecution and Litigation
Marketing and Advertising
Declarations of Fame and Notoriety
MEMBERSHIPAsociación Mexicana para la Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual (AMPPI)
International Trademark Association (INTA)
Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI)
Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group (PTMG)
EDUCATIONLL.B.Universidad Panamericana, Mexico
LL.M. in Intellectual Property, Universidad Panamericana, Mexico