Carmenchu Buganza González

PARTNER

EDUCATION
PhD in law (2006) from Barcelona University. Barcelona, Spain 2006.
Master’s in European Law from l’Institut d’Etudes Européennes, ULB (1982-84). Brussels, Belgium (1982-84).
Law degree (1982) from the Iberoamerican University, Mexico City,
Mexico (1977-1982). Degree recognised as a Spanish law degree by the Ministry of Education and Science on 8 April 1991.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Carmenchu joined VIDAL-QUADRAS & RAMON in 2019 and has been named partner in 2021.
Amat & Vidal-Quadras (2016-2018).
Aequitas Abogados Asociados (2016-2011).
Legal Capital (2009–2011).
Estudi Juridic Miserachs (2009-2007).
She took up free professional practice in 1998, which she combined with her academic activities.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND
She began her career in 1985 at the Iberoamerican University in Mexico City and since then has collaborated with various educational and research centres and institutions.
Coordinator of the Industrial and Intellectual Property Postgraduate Degree at Barcelona University (UB) in the academic year 2018-2019. Coordinator of the Master in European Business and Industrial and Intellectual Property Law at the International University of Catalonia (UIC) in the academic year 2017-2018.
Director and lecturer of the Master’s in International Business Law and the Master’s in Intellectual and Industrial Property at the Online Business School, Barcelona, 2014-2016.
Director of the Master’s in Intellectual Property and Information Society (IP&IT) at the ESADE Business School, Barcelona, from 2011 to 2014.
Part-time lecturer at Barcelona University in the Commercial Law Department of the Law Faculty, from 1997 up to now.

ASSOCIACIATION MEMBERSHIP
Member of the Barcelona Bar Association, 1998.
Member of the Culture Section Board of the Barcelona Bar Association, Information Technology and Communication Law.
Member of the Copyright and Image Rights and Competition and Industrial Property Sections (Barcelona Bar Association) and the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI).

LANGUAGES
Spanish, Catalan, French and English.

PUBLICATIONS
Monographs: Moral Rights. Chapter 19: Spain. Sweet & Maxwell, U.K. 2010. 2nd Ed. 2016.
“Las medidas de protección tecnológica y la información para la gestión de derechos”, Novedades en la Ley de Propiedad Intelectual. Ed. Bosch Editor – Esade, 2007.

Articles and commentaries:
“El olvido ¿un derecho?” El País, digital journal. 2013.

“La Entrada en Vigor de la LES”. Published in Actualidad Jurídica Aranzadi. Year XXI, Nº 844, 7 June 2012, page 6.

“Derechos de Autor en el Espacio Virtual”, published in Pasajes, Revista de pensamiento contemporáneo. Publicación de la Universidad de Valencia. Spain 2011.

“Aspectes Legals en l’entorn musical” Revista de la Escuela Superior de Música de Catalunya. 2010.

“Una solución más pragmática para las empresas” published in Cinco Días, 2007

“La nueva Ley y el canon por copia privada”, published in Cinco Días, 2006.

“¿Hacia dónde va Europa?”, published in Cinco Días, 2006.

“El derecho de autor de los artistas visuales y las licencias libres”. Published in El Temps d’Art. 2006.

“El derecho de autor en la sociedad de la información”. Published in Anuario de la Ilustración. 2004.

Blog OBS Tendencias e Innovación – Propiedad Intelectual, 2014-2016, en la URL: https://www.obs-edu.com/es/blog-investigacion/propiedad-intelectual