Luiz Leonardos

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

* Registered in the Brazilian Bar Association
∗ Member of IAB, ABAPI, ABPI, AIPPI, FICPI, ASIPI, LESI, LIDC and ITMA (Overseas Member).

* Attorney at Law; Industrial Property Agent designated by the Labour Minister in 1955

Law Degree – State University of Rio de Janeiro, UERJ (1958).
 
Post-graduation in Legal Research - Getúlio Vargas Foundation, FGV (1968).

Master´s Degree in Law - Gama Filho University (1984).


ACTIVITY

- Administrative and Judicial Litigation on Patents and Trademarks
- Geographical Indication

*Highlights:
Participated in 1967 of the Official Brazilian Delegation to the Stockholm Conference on Intellectual Property, destined to the review the International Conventions relative to Copyrights and Industrial Property.

General Reporter (1979-1985) and President (1986-1991) of the Brazilian Industrial Property Association - ABPI. Member since its foundation in 1964.

Executive Vice-President (1992-1995), Executive President (1995-1998) and Member of Honor of the Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle - AIPPI.

Honorary Member of the International Federation of Consultants in Industrial Property - FICPI.



LANGUAGES

Portuguese. English. French. Spanish.


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