Graduated in Law (Summa cum laude) from Havana University, Cuba (1989), and from Catholic University of Ecuador (1998). Academy of American and International Law, Southwestern Legal Foundation, Dallas, Texas (2000). Master’s Degree in Intellectual Property (MIP) OBS – University of Barcelona, Spain.(2013-2014). She has worked as a trademark and patent agent in Cuba,Venezuela and Ecuador. Legal off-counsel for several I&D institutions on patent protection and technology transfer.
Speaker in a number of Seminars for the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Latin-American Integration Association (ALADI), Licensing Executives Society (LES) and Intellectual Property Interamerican Association (ASIPI). Professor of Industrial Property Law and History of State and Law. University of Havana. Cuba. Professor of Intellectual Property Law, Central University of Ecuador and University of America (UDLA) in Quito .
Author “Software protection” Brazil, 1991; “Protection and Commercialization of biotechnological results”, Ecuador 1998.
Member of Intellectual Property Interamerican Association and Inter-American Bar Association, ASIPI, INTA, AIPPI. Honorary Fellow, Center for International Legal Studies. Austria.
Janet Hernández Cruz