Moderator: Abraham Alegria Martinez

Founding Partner, Alegria Martinez & Fernandez Wong (Mexico)

BRAHAM ALEGRIA LICENSE. ATTORNEY AT LAW. Professional License (Mexico) November 6, 1979 Thesis Title En apoyo a un Codigo Internacional de conducta en materia de Transferencia de Tecnología (In Support of an International Code of Transfer of Technology). EDUCATION SPECIALIZATION ON INTELECTUAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY. By the Universidad Panamericana Mexico City, 2005 Transfer of Technology Course given at the Getulio Vargas Foundation Rio de Janeiro, Brazil June 1st. to July 4, 1983 Escuela Libre de Derecho Mexico City, Mexico Bachelor at Law, 1972-1977 WORK EXPERIENCE Alegría Martínez & Fernández Wong, S.C. September 2001 – Up to date Managing Partner Patents and Trademarks prosecution, Copyrights Deposits; Intellectual and Industrial Property Litigation, Franchise and License Agreements and Trade Secrets Protection.Baker & McKenzie – Mexico City July 1994 – September 2001. International Partner and Head of the Intellectual Property Practice Department. Intellectual and Industrial Property Patents and Trademarks prosecution, Copyrights Deposits; Intellectual and Industrial Property Litigation, Franchise and License Agreements and Trade Secrets Protection. Reader’s Digest Mexico, S.A. de C.V. July 1986 – June 1994 General Counsel Corporate Law, Trademarks, Copyrights Agreements, Administrative Litigation. Mexican Patent and Trademark Office 1982 – 1986 Patent and Trademarks Director (Deputy Commissioner) Director of the Patent and Trademarks Office of the Ministry of Commerce and Industrial Development; Supervision and Coordinator of Patent and Trademark Office ASSOCIATIONS Member and former President of LES MEXICO. Former Chair of the Copyrights committee of LES International. Member of the Mexican Bar Association. Member and former Vice-President of (ANADE) ASOCIACIONNACIONAL DE ABOGADOS DE EMPRESA, A.C. ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES Professor of Mercantile Law at the Business School of the Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey, Estado de Mexico (1979 –1980) Professor of Mercantile Law at the Universidad Ibero Americana (1980 – 1983) Professor of Administrative Law at the Universidad Ibero Americana (1984 – 1994) Professor of a Post-Graduate Program of Industrial Property Law at the Universidad Panamericana (1998 – 2015) Professor of a Post-Graduate Program on Industrial Property; Criminal Offenses, at the Escuela Libre de Derecho (1998 – up to date).