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Dannemann Siemsen

Life Sciences

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What the team is known for

Established firm recognised for its considerable expertise in the full range of IP matters relating to the life sciences sector, including patent prosecution and litigation. Robust team regularly called upon to assist domestic and international clients from the food, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries with the monitoring of the registration of patents before INPI, as well as new products before ANVISA.

Strengths

A market commentator says: "The department is great in IP matters and works really well in patent-related cases, maintaining an active practice assisting pharmaceutical companies."

Work highlights

Assisted Janssen-Cilag Farmacêutica with a lawsuit seeking to obtain data protection rights to its drug Zytiga.

Notable practitioners

Co-head of department Gustavo de Freitas Morais is acknowledged by market observers as "a reference" in handling patent work for major multinational corporations from the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. One source says: "He assists several laboratories with patents work." He additionally renders advice on trade marks and product design, also conducting negotiations relating to the transfer of technology.

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Overview

Our department encompasses a team of experienced lawyers in Litigation and Consulting for key issues in the Life Sciences practice with a dedicated team that concentrates intellectual property expertise, thus giving us a good perspective of the current trends and a multi-disciplinary view of Life Sciences which allows us to provide innovative and creative solutions for our clients from pharmaceutical, health care, food and drink and cosmetics industries.
The practice comprises the provision of full services, assisting our clients from a comprehensive analysis of the market and competitors under Project Constellation®, passing through advisory for the implementation and development of a variety of deals vis a vis applicable regulatory requirements, specially before the National Health Surveillance Agency – ANVISA, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply – MAPA and the National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality – INMETRO until specialized performance in Court and Administrative Litigation.
Moreover, we can count on team members who have already worked inside agricultural and pharmaceutical companies as in-house lawyers contributing with an inside view of our client’s needs.
Our firm has also a technical team, formed by pharmacists, biologists and chemical engineers that gives us technical background to provide our clients with full advisory on regulatory matters.

Members

de Freitas Morais, Gustavo

de Freitas Morais, Gustavo

Industries

Biotechnology

Chemicals and Petrochemicals

Hygiene and Cosmetics

Inventors

Pesticides

Pharmaceutical/ Life Sciences

Services

Life Sciences Department

Dannemann Siemsen

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Department location

Av Indianópolis 739

Moema, 04063-000

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

04063-000

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Life Sciences


Gustavo de Freitas Morais
Band 4