IP WISELY Partners with the Council of International Fashion Designers to become Intellectual Property Advisers
A new partnership between the Council of International Fashion Designers (CIFD) and IP Wisely empowers the International fashion community to connect, explore new markets and speed the development process through Intellectual Property protection strategies.
May 3, 2017- IP Wisely, an Intellectual Property law firm with offices in Mexico City and Barcelona, today announced the launch of the first of its kind partnership with the Council of International Fashion Designers, Inc. (CIFD), a new trade association for apparel, textile, and accessories designers. The strategic partnership connects international designers and brands with North American and international fashion experts in a variety of business strategies including fashion law counseling.
IP WISELY provides CIFD members with access to information and resources to enable growth and protect their Intellectual Property portfolios, e.g. Trademarks, Designs, and Copyrights, both domestically and internationally with resources and legal advice in fashion law and compliance, saving the CIFD members time and money in their business operations.
“CIFD will definitely become the best tool for emerging designers in the ever demanding and evolving global fashion industry. IP Experts at www.IPWISELY.com will assist and explain how to protect their brand and industrial designs, a high priority for being recognized as the creators of unique product lines and to develop a strong brand identity in the international scenario” says Riccardo Ciullo, Managing Director, IPWisely.
Through additional strategic partnerships, CIFD members will have a virtual showroom enabling them to instantly reach over 1,000 retailers providing more opportunities to grow their footprints internationally by creating unique access, opportunity, and value for new business development.
“Our members will have what is essentially a dream team of advisers and experts guiding them every step of the way, says Beth Sobol, Founder and CEO of CIFD. Our goal is to arm them with innovative information and advice to prepare them for the many challenges facing them in today’s market. Also, with IP Wisely, our members can protect their intangible assets and share their ideas and creations, having a tailor made legal strategy that suits their needs”.
About IP Wisely
Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, and led by the European trademark and design attorney Riccardo Ciullo, Fashion Law expert, provides specialized legal services to clients in the entertainment and fashion industries, within Spain and the European Union. In the Mexico City affiliate office, Legal Manager Rocío Robles Ruiz provides the same services throughout Mexico. The roll of IP Wisely within CIFD are the following:
1) Educate designers in Fashion Law and Intellectual Property Law through privileged members only information, publications, and educational videos.
2) Offer direct access to legal advice to create a unique legal strategy that suits member’s needs, domestically and internationally.
The purpose is to provide CIFD members with appropriate skills and knowledge to make the right financial and legal decisions, protecting their intellectual property assets and assist in the overall growth of their companies.
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The CIFD Strategic Partners are a group of top experts within the global fashion and business industries that have joined forces in providing information and resources on relevant, current, and correct best business practices for the American Market. The purpose of CIFD and its strategic partners is to create unique Access, opportunity, and value for new business development with the shared vision of supporting CIFD members by helping them growing their businesses in the United States.
The Council of International Fashion Designers, Inc. (CIFD) is a not-for profit trade association which offers selective membership to emerging and established fashion, jewelry, accessories and textile designers/brands, fashion retailers, international trade offices, empowerment foundations, fashion councils and related industry professionals.
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