Jaime Mantilla Compte is a partner at Falconi Puig Abogados and is head of the Data Protection Department. With more than 15 years of experience, he concentrates his practice on intellectual property, data protection, privacy and advertising law, including mediation, arbitration, civil and commercial lawsuits.
He provides full and comprehensive advice to his clients on all matters related to the exercise, protection, contracting and litigation of intellectual property rights, especially trademarks, patents, copyrights, designations of origin and domain names. He also provides personalized support to his clients to ensure they comply with legal obligations and requirements in advertising, regulatory, consumer protection and data protection matters. He has acted as a consultant to domestic and foreign companies in a wide range of industries including food, drink, footwear, cosmetics, telecommunications and banking.
In the regulatory field, Jaime has taken part in technical meetings of the Ecuadorian Institute for Standardization (INEN) in relation to the study and adoption of technical and regulatory standards for the drinks industry in the country.
In addition, as head of Data Protection at the firm, Jaime has actively participated in the process of discussing and approving the Data Protection Law since its inception and is currently collaborating on establishing technical and legal criteria for the Regulation that is currently being drafted.