The International Trademark Association (INTA) recognized QT Partner and Intellectual Property Practice Group Head Bienvenido Marquez III as a 2018 Volunteer Service Awardee for the Advancement of the Association.
INTA presents the award annually to one or more individuals whose participation, efforts, and progressive thinking during the year have advanced the strategic objectives of INTA.
Bien has been involved in various activities that support the Association’s 2018-2021 Strategic Plan, which focuses on promoting the value of trademarks and brands, reinforcing consumer trust, and embracing innovation and change.
He is currently a member of INTA’s Enforcement Committee, has participated in the Anticounterfeiting Committee, has spoken at educational programs, and has presented on the dangers of counterfeit goods to more than 300 students in the Philippines as part of INTA’s awareness-raising Unreal Campaign. In addition, he has helped to advocate for strong and harmonized enforcement best practices in the Philippines.
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