Karla Alas

Associate

Karla Alas is an Associate Attorney at Romero Pineda, and she is currently the Manager of the Litigation Department.

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JOB TITTLE: Manager
DEPARTAMENT: Litigation Department.

BIOGRAPHY:
Karla Alas is an Associate Attorney for Romero Pineda & Asociados, currently is the Manager of the Litigation Department.
Since joining the Firm, Karla has provided advice and coordinated legal proceedings against conflicting brands. She also has experience in Intellectual Property; Registry Law; Litigation; Civil and Commercial Law; Mediation; Consumer Law; Procedures before the customs authorities. She also provides legal support in conciliation and mediation processes.
She is currently Professor of ISEADE-FEPADE, in the Postgraduate Degree in Law and New Technologies.
She is part of Legal Hackers, it is a global movement of lawyers, politicians, designers, technologists and academics who explore and design creative solutions for some of the most pressing problems at the intersection of law and technology. She is a lecturer on topics that deal with digital law, specifically on the subject of cybercrime and cybersecurity.
She is an advisor on the protection of privacy and personal data and is passionate about writing on the subject, since she is the author of the blog “Un punto y Una Arroba-Las Tics y el Derecho”, in which topics related to Digital Law are developed in El Salvador.
She is working on behalf of the Firm and Amcham, issues related to new regulations on the Internet. As part of his professional training she has participated in specialized courses in anti-piracy in Mexico, Consumer Protection and Telecommunications.
She participated in the negotiation and preparation of the draft Law on Cyber Crimes and related Rights before the Congress El Salvador from May 2014 to April 2015.

PRACTICE AREAS
Digital Law
Cyber Security, Criminal Law, and Antipiracy
Litigation
Intellectual Property
Mercantile Law
Registry Law

INDUSTRIES
Marketing and advertising
Fashion
Retail and consumer goods
Technology, telecommunications and entertainment
Food Drinks and mass consumption
Financial Institution

EDUCATION
Jose Matías Delgado University 2006

LANGUAGES
English and Spanish