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ATTY.  KARINA LOZA

Partner 

Lawyer of the Courts and Tribunals of the Republic of Ecuador, Universidad Central del Ecuador, specializing in Administrative Law. 

Karina provides legal advice to different sectors of the regulated industry, including the pharmaceutical, agrochemical, cosmetics, food & beverage, and telecommunications industries. 

She has been several times invited as a panelist and speaker in several forums on Pharmacovigilance, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Legislation, Illicit Market Control, Drug Pricing, and Price Review.

PRACTICE AREAS

Regulatory & Administrative Law
Life & Science
Telecommunications
Competition 
Intellectual Property 
Litigation 

MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • Karina Loza leads the Regulatory and Life Sciences Departments, considered national reference, in charge of representing and advising the most renowned international transnational companies from the pharmaceutical, agricultural, cosmetic, food and beverage, and cannabis product sectors, among others.

  • Member of :

    • Mediation and Arbitration Commission of the Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property.

    • Regulatory Commission of the Inter-American Intellectual Property Association.

    • Institute of Administrative Law Studies

    • Healthcare and Life Sciences Committee of the International Bar Association

    • New Cannabis Practice Group of PRIMERUS

  • The following publications stand out:

    • Pharmaceutical Advertising: Regulatory Framework, Chambers and Partners, 2021-

    • Regulations and Opportunities in the Cultivation of Cannabis and Registration of Products Containing its Derivatives, Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property, 2021.

    • Pharmacovigilance in Ecuador, Regulatory Pharmaceutical Science, Association of Intellectual Rights ASDIN, Editorial Albremática SA, Buenos Aires, July 2019

    • Of the Exceptions to the Execution Process and Specifically of the Nullity of the Payment Order, Specialized Tax Jurisprudence, January – June 2006, Corporation for Studies and Publications. 

    • General Principles of Law Applied to Administrative Criminal Law, Specialized Administrative Litigation Jurisprudence, July – December 2006, Studies and Publications Corporation. 

    • The Collective Bargaining Agreement: Double Compensation or Accumulation of Compensation?, Specialized Labor Jurisprudence, Volume II, July – December 2006, Studies and Publications Corporation. 

LANGUAGES

Spanish and English.