Intellectual Property, Technology Transfer and Innovation

  • Know-how: negotiation, drafting and review of technology transfer agreements and confidentiality provisions, and assistance to client in the definition of the best strategy for protection of the company’s secrets, whether by reviewing internal policies and forms or filing unfair competition claims, among others
  • Patents: protection and management of patent portfolios; advice on in-court, out-of-court and alternate dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration) involving patents violation, licensing and assignment agreements
  • Industrial Design: analysis of the most appropriate strategy for protection of industrial designs, copyrights, three-dimensional trademarks, and patents, as well as advice on in-court, out-of-court and alternate dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration) involving violations and contracts
  • Geographic Indications
  • Trademarks: protection and management of trademark portfolios, preparation of defense and protection strategies, advice on in-court, out-of-court and alternate dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration) involving trademarks violations, licensing and assignment agreements
  • Domain Names: defense proceedings (domain name dispute resolution policy), proceedings before the World Intellectual Property Organization and the Brazilian Administrative System for Internet Domain Conflict Resolution (SACI-Adm), notices of violation, and filing of provisional remedies (injunctions) before Registro.br (cancellation, suspension, transfer)
  • Copyrights: preparation, review and negotiation of assignment, licensing and economic exploitation, advice as to the protection and exploitation of collective and audiovisual works; ECAD; collection of collective copyrights, literary works, musicals of fashion and decoration areas, architectural and engineering works, as well as copyrights in the digital environment
  • Biotechnology and Agro-technology: protection, licensing and agreements for development of seed varieties; litigation and alternate dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration)