Pablo Miguel Páez Chaljub

Pablo Miguel Páez Chaljub

Associate
Baker & McKenzie S.A.S.

Biography

Pablo Miguel Páez Chaljub is Lawyer and Philosopher graduated from Universidad de La Sabana with experience in Intellectual Property and New Technologies. He has taken more than thirty courses on Intellectual Property and Private Law and is currently Secretary-General of the Colombian Copyright Centre (CECOLDA).

Pablo has been professor and gestor of the course CopyrightX offered by Harvard University to Colombia, professor and Coordinator of the Intellectual Property Centre of Studies (CEDEPI) at Universidad de La Sabana. He joined Baker McKenzie in 2021 and has experience in other legal firm, as well as, the Regional Centre for the Promotion of the Book in Latinamerica and the Caribbean (CERLALC-UNESCO).

Practice Focus

Pablo's main practice is focused on copyright, trademarks and patents. He has experience advising clients negotiating, drafting and enforcing agreements related to Intellectual property rights, as well as, structuring different documents for data protection compliance. Pablo has participated in different successful cases on enforcement through cease and desist letters and civil actions.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised Starbucks Corp. against the non-authorized use of the trademark FRAPUCCINO by an important restaurant chain.
  • Advised clients in the Entertainment Industry negotiating, drafting and enforcing contracts related to the cesion and license of contents protected by Copyright and Related Rights.

Professional Honors

  • Awarded as one of the best scores in the State Test Saber-Pro 2019 in the ceremony "La Noche de los Mejores 2020". Presidency of the Republic and National Education Ministry.
  • Finalist of the Debate Contest on Intellectual Property 2017. Asociación Cavelier del Derecho.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Secretary-General, Colombian Copyright Centre - CECOLDA

Admissions

  • Colombia (2020)

Education

  • Universidad de La Sabana (Philosophy) (2021)
  • Universidad de La Sabana (Law) (2020)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Author, “Retos de la edición de obras cinematográficas”, Asuntos Legales. September, 2021
  • Author, “Tribunal de la CAN aclara el pago por Derecho de Autor en sistemas de transporte Público”, Bulletin of the Interamerican Institute on Copyright - IIDA. 2019
  • Author, “Caso Microsoft vs. Imdicol y comentario sobre la atribución de responsabilidad en infracciones al derecho de autor de un Software en ordenadores donde opera una pluralidad de agentes”, Bulletin of the Colombian copyright Centre - CECOLDA. 2019
  • Author, “La Dirección Nacional de Derecho de Autor resuelve caso sobre la presunta infracción de derechos morales del director de una obra audiovisual”, Bulletin of the Colombian copyright Centre - CECOLDA. 2019
  • Author, “La infracción al derecho de autor en materia de software: ¿un asunto contractual o extracontractual?”, Bulletin of the Colombian copyright Centre - CECOLDA. 2019

Presentations

  • Presenter, "Seminario Virtual Internacional: EL DERECHO DE AUTOR CON VISIÓN 20/20", Colombian copyright center - CECOLDA, September 2020