US rock band Metallica’s Trademark dispute in Chile


Silva & Cía successfully represented US rock band Metallica in a court dispute with a local merchandiser who tried to register the group’s trademark.

Metallica is an American thrash metal/heavy metal band. The band came together in Los Angeles in 1981 and helped to invent the thrash sub-genre of heavy metal.

Metallica becames an important brand for several Products such as Gift, Clothing, and Accessories.

Silva represented Metallica with a team including Ricardo Montero (Picture) and Francisco Silva.

Involved fees earner: Ricardo Montero – Silva & Cía; Francisco Silva – Silva & Cía;

Law Firms: Silva & Cía;

Clients: Metallica;