Antonella Carminatti is a partner at BMA and head of the IP practice. Her experience includes IP strategy development, management of IP assets and transactions, involving trademarks, patents, copyrights, industrial designs and trade dress. She works on anticounterfeiting programs and litigation of IP and related rights, such as unfair competition, domain names and trade dress cases, before the Brazilian federal and state courts, and has earned a reputation as successful litigator in IP matters. She is skilled in drafting and reviewing domestic and foreign license agreements involving patents, trademarks and copyrights as well as franchise, technology and software agreements. Antonella regularly counsels clients on the selection and adoption of trademarks, how to build and enhance rights in brands, and enforcement strategies. She has assisted clients in multimillion dollar transactions involving the acquisition and divestiture of intellectual property portfolios.