The comprehensive experience of Mendonça Prado Advogados opens up a range of options for our clients, providing us with the provision of a service capable of contemplating a wide range of situations.
As demonstrated in the other areas, our in-depth knowledge is fundamental in successful legal assistance in the area of Intellectual Property, whether in relation to patents, brands, scientific works, industrial designs, artistic or literary works, software, or others.
Our team of lawyers in the field of intellectual property is highly specialized, with extensive experience, both in the national and international scene.
Our office demonstrates extensive experience in civil and criminal lawsuits. Thus, our team stands out in the performance in matters related to unfair competition arising from the practice of piracy through the internet and the proposals that have as object the declaration of nullity of patents, industrial designs and improperly used brands that have been used. granted through the National Institute of Industrial Property - INPI.
In the administrative sphere, we have a complete structure, dedicated to the registration of trademarks, patents, domain names, as well as computer programs, industrial designs and copyright.
In this sense, the firm operates on a global level, working in partnership with the main law firms abroad, ensuring our clients with agile and efficient services.
In addition to these services, Mendonça Prado Advogados acts in comparative advertising disputes, whether in representations of an ethical nature that have been established by the Advertising Self-Regulation Council - CONAR - or even in infraction notices that have been drawn up by the National Health Surveillance Agency - ANVISA - involving advertising material for medicines.
In summary, the firm's performance in the area of intellectual property covers the following items:
- Registration and monitoring involving trademarks, patents, domain names, industrial designs, both in Brazil and abroad;
- Negotiation and drafting of intellectual property rights contracts, such as licensing, distribution, assignment, technology transfer and franchise agreements;
- Conducting legal due diligence - due diligence;
- Performance in civil and criminal lawsuits;
- Expertise in administrative proceedings in the sphere of INPI, CONAR and ANVISA.