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Europe Guide 2022
Portugal Intellectual Property
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Band 3

1 Ranked Lawyers

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Provided by Sérvulo & Associados

SÉRVULO boasts a team of lawyers with more than twenty years of solid experience in Intellectual Property. Industrial property (trademarks, patents, utility models, designs and models and logos) and copyright, as well as legal representation in disputes in these areas, stand out. Also worthy of note is the legal advice provided on issues related to cyber-crime and digital evidence.

Simultaneously, SÉRVULO's Life Sciences team has in-depth knowledge of drug's, medical devices or other health products life cycle, enabling it to provide specialised advice at all stages, including research and development of new products and their respective intellectual property issues, data protection, regulation and inherent litigation.

SÉRVULO provides legal advisory services in all regulatory aspects relating to medicines, medical devices, cosmetics or other health products or technologies. 

The opening of the market to generic medicines has also brought new challenges in the intellectual property field. SÉRVULO's team has been at the forefront of legal advice to the pharmaceutical industry associations and also to large multinationals in the pharmaceutical sector on topics related to the blockbusters of the pharmaceutical industry, the end of patents and associated litigation. 

Chambers Review

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Intellectual Property - Portugal
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Band 3
What the team is known for

Sérvulo & Associados has a notable practice housing a first-rate life sciences team which regularly assists leading generics clients with patent infringement and invalidity disputes. The law firm also advises pharmaceutical clients on clinical trials and patient data privacy matters, as well as on legislation around the use of biological materials and human embryos. The team is experienced in trade mark registrations and domain name disputes.

Work Highlights

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  • Represented Laboratórios Leon Farma in a patent infringement action brought by Richter Gedeon.

Notable Practitioners

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Ana Rita Paínho
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Ana Rita Paínho
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Ana Rita Paínho is highly active in patent infringement and invalidity proceedings, often representing clients from the pharmaceutical industry. She has additional experience in life sciences matters such as clinical trial agreements and data privacy, and further assists clients with trade mark registrations. Clients describe her as being "very responsive and reliable."

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Mariana Costa Pinto