Owner and partner of the SOL MUNTAÑOLA ABOGADOS
firm (www.solmuntanola.com), partner
of the Official Agency of trademarks and Patents INGENIAS (www.ingenias.es)and partner of RECUPERADEUDAS (www.recuperadeudas.com), a company that handles payment claims for
unpaid invoices through digital technology.
Ever since 1990, he has exclusively devoted his
efforts to the field of intellectual property and other related matters. He wrote
his doctoral dissertation on Parody as a limit to author’s rights and has
written two books and numerous articles on Intellectual Property.
He combines his professional activity with research activities and teaching in the field of Intellectual Property. He has been an associate professor at the Universidad de Barcelona (http://www.ub.es), and at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (http://www.uoc.edu), and he has been teaching at the the Faculty of Law at ESADE (Universidad Ramón Llull de Barcelona, www.esade.edu) since 1998, currently as the Director of the IT+IP Master's program. His experience in this field has lead him to specialized arbitration, and he is currently a member of the team of experts for the World Intellectual Property Organization (www.wipo.int), an arbiter at the National Arbitration Forum (USA) (www.arbitration-forum.com), and at ARBITEC (Spain). He is a member of the board of directors of ALADDA, (Spanish branch of ALAI), a member of the Spanish group of the AIPPI, a member of the IBA, and a member and former vice-president of the Copyright Commission of the Barcelona Bar Association