BERTRAND Legal & Intellectual Property specializes in civil matters, mainly Intellectual Property Law, including trademark and patent filings, as well as marketing-, advertising-, promotion- and entertainment matters, Contract Law, Employment Law and Corporate Law. The firm also handles Administrative Law matters, mainly regulatory compliance matters, and litigation. BERTRAND Legal & Intellectual Property is established in Curaçao and provides services for the jurisdictions of the Dutch Caribbean, being Curaçao, Aruba, St. Maarten and Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba.
The firm services mostly corporate entities, both local and international (including multinationals), government institutions and non-profit organizations, but also gives special attention to individuals. Its founder, Ms. Karyl Bertrand, speaks English, Dutch, Spanish and Papiamento and has more than 15 years of experience as an attorney and trademark/patent agent. Ms. Bertrand has provided lectures and seminars on Copyright, Trademarks and Trade Names, Distribution Contracts and Labor and Employment for several organizations, including the Curacao Chamber of Commerce and the Curacao Music and Artist Association, and lectures on the subjects Legal Skills and -Techniques and Labor Law for a Legal Assistant program in Curaçao.