Technology / Digital Law / Intellectual Property

  • Assistance in the protection and development of clients’ businesses, technologies, intellectual property, innovations and know-how.
  • Assistance of national and foreign companies of all sizes (including “startups”) operating in several segments of the technology market, especially in the areas of information technology, software, entertainment, agribusiness, biotechnology, chemistry, cosmetics, automotive and transportation.
  • Consulting on new regulations including: (i) innovation, internet, e-commerce and collective funding (“crowdfunding”); (ii) protection of privacy and personal data; (iii) biotechnology; and (iv) access to natural resources and traditional knowledge.
  • Consulting on legal protection of intellectual property in Brazil, including: patents, trademarks, copyright, software, domain names, trade secrets, unfair competition, technology transfer and plant varieties.
  • Management of intellectual property assets, including internal policy making, registration strategies and rights protection.
  • Conduction of due diligence of technology and intellectual property assets.
  • Consulting on legal protection, commercialization and taxation of software, e-commerce platforms and apps in Brazil.
  • Consulting on legal aspects related to the provision of outsourced technology services (outsourcing);
  • Consulting on legal aspects of Internet in Brazil, including e-commerce, privacy and data protection and other specific legislation.
  • Consulting on incentives for research and technological innovation and related tax benefits.
  • Technology agreements: structuring, drafting, adapting, analyzing and negotiating of technology transfer agreements, assignments or licenses of patents, trademarks, software and other intellectual property rights and registration of contracts before the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI).
  • IT agreements: structuring, drafting, adapting, analyzing and negotiating of information technology agreements, such as: assembly, distribution and resale of equipment; distribution, resale, license, development, maintenance and support of software, systems and apps.
  • Internet agreements: structuring, drafting, adapting, analyzing and negotiating of agreements related to the access and apps provision via Internet, general terms and conditions of use and privacy policies.
  • Representing clients in litigation, arbitration and mediation proceedings about intellectual property infringement, unfair competition, misleading advertising and domain names.