Tel: 809-535-9511

Cel: 829-452-5129

Fax: 809-535-6649

MÓNIKA FIALLO PARADAS


Experience:

Ms. Fiallo Paradas has more than 15 years of extended experience in the fields of Intellecutal Property, Immigration and Family law. She has been for more than 12 years member of the Asociación Dominicana de Propiedad Intelectual (ADOPI) and it is currently Vice-president of its Board. In addition, she represents Russin Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti, in the International Trademark Association (INTA). For the period 2014-2016 was member of INTA’s General TM Enforcement Matters Subcommittee and of its Parallel Imports Committee for the 2016-2017 term.

Throughout her professional career she has advised leading companies in the pharmaceutical, veterinary, nutritional, security paper, technology among other sectors with the establishment and operation of their business in Dominican Republic; the protection and defense of their intellectual property rights, in administrative and judicial stages, regulatory matters and licenses; data protection and consumer regulations, distribution, marketing, advertising and personnel matters. Within the Family Law area, Ms. Fiallo Paradas, handles international adoption procedures, civil and canonic divorce matters; inheritance, alimony and custody claims and negotiations.

Ranked by Chambers Latin America uninterrupted since 2015 as Intellectual Property Associates to Watch.

Education:

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (LL. B., Magna Cum Laude, 2002)
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (Postgrado en Derecho Procesal Civil, 2003)
  • Organización Mundial de la Propiedad Intelectual (Certificate of General Estudies Intellectual Property, 2003)
  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Certificate of Studies in International Business Law, 2009)
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (Maestría en Derecho Procesal Civil, 2013)
  • Instituto Especializado de Estudios Superiores de Derecho Empresarial (Expertise in Real Estate Law, 2015)
  • OBS Business School/Universidad de Barcelona (Master en Propiedad Intelectual e Industrial 2018

Memberships:

  • Dominican Bar Association (2002)
  • Asociación Dominicana de la Propiedad Industrial (2003)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)

Author:

  • “Propuesta de Modificación a la Ley No. 95 sobre Migración”, 2002.
  • “Jurisprudencia Internacional Reciente sobre casos conflictivos en material de Propiedad Intelectual” (Recent International jurisprudence regarding conflicting cases in IP), 2009.
  • “Intellectual Property in Latin America and the Caribbean”, prepared by Meritas Lawyers in Latin America and the Caribbean, 2009.
  • “Prueba de Uso de la Marca en la República Dominicana” (Evidence of Use of the Trademark in DR) 2012.
  • “Breves comentarios sobre la implementación de la Ley de Migración y su Reglamento de aplicación” (Brief comments on the implementation of the Migration Act and its Regulation), 2012.
  • “Forma de adquisición del derecho de uso exclusivo sobre la marca en la República Dominicana” (Forms of acquisition of exclusive rights of a trademark in Dominican Republic), 2015.
  • “Uso Efectivo de la marca en RD”, (Efective Use of Trademarks in DR), 2016.
  • “La Delgada Línea Roja de Importaciones Paralelas en la República Dominicana” , (The Thin Red Line of Parallel Imports in DR), 2017.
  • “Efecto Adverso de la Innovación en la Imagen Corporativa por el Uso Inadecuado de Medios       Digitales”, (Adverse Effect of the Innovation in the Corporate Image due to the Inadequate Use of Digital Media),
  • “Conflictos por la Conservación de Murales: Realidad Dominicana y Posibles Soluciones”, (Conflicts for the Conservation of Murals: Dominican Reality and Possible Solutions), 2018.
  • “A Propósito del Pacto Mundial para la Migración Segura, Ordenada y Regular”, ( About the Global  Compact for Secure, Ordered and Regular Migration),2018.

Languages:

Spanish and English.