Bienvenido Marquez III

Quisumbing Torres - Philippines

12th Floor, One/NEO Building 26th Street corner 3rd Avenue Crescent Park West
Bonifacio Global City
Taguig City, 1634

+63 2 8819 4936

Distinguished Practitioner

English | Filipino


Jurisdiction:

Philippines

Practice area:

Intellectual property


Biography
Bienvenido Marquez III is a partner and head of Quisumbing Torres' Intellectual Property, Data and Technology Practice Group. He also co-heads the Consumer Goods & Retail Industry Group and is a member of the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Group. He participates in initiatives of Baker & McKenzie International of which Quisumbing Torres is a member firm. He is a member of Baker McKenzie's Asia Pacific Intellectual Property Steering Committee and heads the Asia Pacific Intellectual Property Business Unit for Brand Enforcement. He currently serves as the President of the Philippine Chapter of the Licensing Executives Society International. He is also a member of the Anti-Counterfeiting Committee of the International Trademarks Association (INTA).

He has vast experience in handling IP enforcement litigation, trademark and patent prosecution and maintenance, copyright, data privacy, information security, IT, telecommunications, e-commerce, electronic transactions, cyber security and cybercrime. Bien is a Legal 500 Leading Lawyer in Intellectual Property and TMT and a Chambers Asia Pacific Band 1 Professional in Intellectual Property. He is also recognized as a World Trademark Review 1000 Leading Trademark Professional and an IAM Patent 1000 Top Patent Individual. He was recognized as a Volunteer Service Awardee by INTA in 2018.

Practice Focus
Bien has 23 years of experience focusing on trademark and patent portfolio management and in the enforcement and litigation of IP rights before courts and administrative agencies. He manages the anti-piracy / anti-counterfeiting program for major clients covering a wide range of industries and products: pharmaceuticals, food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, telecommunications, apparel, footwear, cable and satellite television, computer software, hardware and peripherals, household and consumer products, construction, aesthetics, toys and the entertainment industry. He also advises on information technology, media and telecommunications matters, including data privacy, cyber security and cybercrime law compliance.

Admissions
Philippines (1997)

Education
Ateneo de Manila University (JD) (1996)
Ateneo de Manila University (BS Legal Management) (1990)

Asialaw Distinguished Practitioner 2021 in Intellectual Property