Customs measures against importation of counterfeit/pirated goods, both nationally in Spain and Community-wide covering the entire European Union. Market surveillance. Investigations into the import, manufacture, and distribution of counterfeit/pirated goods. Surveillance/investigations on Internet sales of counterfeit/pirated goods. Defending the right to dignity, privacy, and one's own likeness in criminal proceedings. Defending trade secrets in criminal proceedings. Filing complaints and liaising with the police and the courts to arrange and carry out raids. Intervening as a private prosecution or defense in criminal proceedings in counterfeiting/piracy matters. Negotiating out-of-court settlements. Designing customized counterfeiting/piracy programmes.
Juan J. Caselles is Head of ELZABURU Anti-Counterfeiting Dept. Specialist in investigating and litigating offenses against IP. Former Judge Pro Tempore with the Courts of First Instance and Inquiry in Alicante. Former Advisor for technology transfer and business cooperation with a public body in New York and Coordinator for a European Regional Development Programme in Valencia. Former Panelist with the Madrid Bar Association's Arbitration Tribunal, Intellectual and Industrial Property / New Technologies Division. Associate Professor of Commercial Law at Carlos III University at Madrid. Former Associate Professor of Criminal Procedure Law at Comillas University - ICADE. Teaches several specialization courses in pursuing offenses against IP to Spanish law enforcement agencies.