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Pinheiro Neto Advogados

Intellectual Property

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What the team is known for

Pinheiro Neto Advogados prime full-service practice also spans to the Intellectual Property domain. Well equipped to provide global standards services across the board, the firm has been particularly sought out by top players from the entertainment, technology and financial services sectors to assist with contentious and non-contentious mandates. Pinheiro Neto's team is also seasoned in representing clients in trade mark nullity actions, image rights lawsuits and copyright violation disputes. Additional capabilities managing IP portfolios and advising clients on franchising agreements. Nubank and Stone are new clients.

Strengths

A client says: "The firm stands out because of the team's great technical skills when handling judicial disputes and giving legal advice."

Work highlights

Defended General Motors in a trade mark infringement lawsuit filed by Spinner Industria e Comércio.

Notable practitioners

André Zonaro Giacchetta maintains a solid track record of assisting companies with IP mandates in connection with the technology sector. Clients benefit from his additional knowledge of data protection and digital matters, with an interviewee appreciating "his multidisciplinary skills."

An impressed source says head of department José Mauro Machado "has an in-depth level of knowledge of IP matters and is up to date with the needs of the market." The same interviewee adds: "He stands out for his ability to liaise with clients, understand their needs and provide solutions that meet their expectations."

A client says Márcio Junqueira Leite is "highly knowledgeable about matters relating to trade marks, patents and unfair competition," further highlighting his ability to handle "strategic intellectual property litigation." He also assists clients with IP portfolio management and matters relating to franchise agreements.

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Overview

We have over 35 years of experience in the Intellectual Property (IP) area and we are able to advise our clients on a wide variety of settings where in-depth knowledge is the key to success.
Our intellectual property group has extensive experience in patent and trademark prosecution at the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), as well as transactional and litigation matters related to unfair competition, trademarks, patents, software, industrial drawings and geographical indications.
We also advise clients on issues related to advertising, data protection and the media and entertainment industry.
Our intellectual property practice involves:
• Registration and tracking, in Brazil and abroad, of IP assets;
• Civil and criminal litigation;
• IP transactional work (licensing and assignment agreements, technology transfer agreements, distribution and franchise agreements;
• IP due diligence.

Intellectual Property

Pinheiro Neto Advogados

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Location

Rua Hungria, 1100

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01455-906

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Intellectual Property


André Zonaro Giacchetta
Band 5
José Mauro Machado
Band 3
Márcio Junqueira Leite
Band 4