Provided by Cândida Ribeiro Caffé
Cândida Caffé has been working at Dannemann since 1999 and is in charge of the area of IP Transactions. She has extensive experience in transactions involving IP rights and business agreements, in particular technology transfer, technical assistance, licensing and assignment of IP rights, franchising, software, agency, and comercial agreements in general.
She is a full Professor of Intellectual Property at PUC-Rio and author of several articles published in specialised journals and newspapers. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
She is a past president of LES Brasil (Licensing Executive Society) and former legal director of the Brazilian Association of Franchising-RJ Section. Cândida is also the coordindator of the technology transfer Committee of the Brazilian Association of Intellectual Property (ABPI).
Recognized by “Chambers & Partners” among the best lawyers in the intellectual property area in Brazil, as well as by “Legal 500”, “Who’s Who Legal” and “Análise 500”, in addition to publications such as WTR 1000, IAM Patent 1000 - and Leaders League, among others.
Cândida Ribeiro Caffé is active assisting international clients from a variety of industries, including food and beverages and pharmaceuticals, with matters relating to the implementation of franchises and new licensing structures in Brazil, as well as intellectual property rights and technology transfer agreements. A market commentator states: "She is excellent at contractual matters."