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\ Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare

The pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors are highly regulated industries and particularly sensitive and exposed to intellectual property violations and unfair competition practices. At Vouga Abogados, we provide services in regulatory matters as well as in obtaining, preventing, and defending rights. To this end, we have developed a multidisciplinary team that combines our expertise in corporate, intellectual property and administrative law with that of our allied experts in chemicals and pharmaceuticals to assist companies in the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, medical equipment, biotechnology, and hospital sectors.

Our services include:

  • Advising on regulatory, consumer protection and product liability issues.
  • Drafting of production, licensing, and distribution agreements.
  • Registration of intellectual property rights.
  • Protection of intellectual property rights.
  • Advising and processing for obtaining sanitary registrations.
  • Due diligence in transactions involving companies in the sector.
  • Drafting and negotiation of licensing and technology transfer agreements.
  • Attention to mercantile, commercial, and contractual matters.

\ Leaders



\ Rodrigo Fernandez


\ Laura Lezcano

\ Team



\ Manuel Acevedo


\ Grecia Florentín


\ Stephanie Medina

\ Largest soft drinks bottler, in contract restructuring during Covid-19

Advised the sole distributor of one of the world´s largest soft drink companies on the re-negotiation of several contracts with clients, particularly with those clients most affected by the pandemic, such as restaurants and bars.

\ World leader in personal care products, in regulatory matters

Advised a leading global company in personal care products analyzing the implications and legality, as well as the follow-up of the parliamentary process, of three bills presented in Congress through which it was intended to control the prices of products considered essential during the pandemic.

\ Largest soft drink bottler, in adaptation of contracts to antitrust regulations

Assisted a major soft drinks company by analysing under competition law various clauses used in contracts with its clients, taking into account the soft drinks company´s high market share in Paraguay.

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Juan de Salazar 657
Asunción – Paraguay

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+595 21 202 049

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