In a country where counterfeit top brand items are readily available, implementing an IP protection strategy should not be seen as just an option but rather as part of the business plan.

IP 3At MONTEBLANCO & ASSOCIATES, we are devoted to developing and implementing winning intellectual property strategies. Our practice spans all areas of IP law, including helping clients build strong patent and trademark portfolios, and helping them obtain value through licensing and enforcement of portfolio assets. We also evaluate infringement risks for new technologies and brands, and help clients conduct due diligence when acquiring intellectual property assets.

From our head offices in Lima, Peru, we represent clients worldwide, ranging from small entrepreneurs to global powerhouses in a wide spectrum of industries. Our professionals have a unique understanding of the direct and powerful relationship between intellectual property strategy and marketplace success. For every client, we seek to deeply understand their overall business objectives, and ensure that our efforts align with and support those objectives.

The following is an overview of the types of legal services provided by MONTEBLANCO & ASSOCIATES. For more information please contact us for a consultation.

Utility Patents and Design Patents

  • Patentability Searching
  • Freedom to Operate Searching
  • Patent Application Preparation and Prosecution
  • Non-Infringement Opinions
  • Invalidity Opinions
  • Patentability Opinions
  • Inter Partes and Ex Parte Reexaminations
  • Reissue Applications
  • Patent Agreements
  • Due Diligence
  • Patent Portfolio Analysis and Valuation
  • Patent Litigation
  • Expert Witness


  • Trademark Searching
  • Trademark Application Preparation and Prosecution
  • Trademark Watch Services
  • Trademark Agreements
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Affidavits of Continued Use and Incontestability
  • Renewals

IP Portfolio Analysis

  • Strategic Whitespacing for your IP Strategy
  • Intellectual Property Due Diligence during Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Patent and Trademark Portfolio Valuations


  • Employee and Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Patent, Trademark, and Copyright License Agreements
  • End User License Agreements
  • OEM Agreements
  • Software Publishing Agreements
  • Software Development Agreements
  • Assignments
  • Consent to Use and Register Agreements
  • Intellectual Property Settlement Agreements
  • Open Source Agreements
  • Patent Sale agreements
  • Due Diligence During Mergers and Acquisitions


  • Copyright Searching
  • Copyright Registration
  • Copyright Licensing
  • Copyright Due Diligence
  • DMCA Compliance
  • Copyright Litigation

Unfair Competition

  • Trade Secret Misappropriation
  • False Designation of Origin
  • Product Disparagement
  • Interference with Contractual Relationships


  • Patent Litigation, including Defending Against Patent Troll Lawsuits
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Copyright Litigation, including DMCA Litigation