Gustavo Starling Leonardos

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

* Registered in the Brazilian Bar Association

* Member of ABPI, ABAPI, AIPPI, INTA, LESI, ASIPI, ECTA.

* Attorney at Law.

Law Degree – Faculty of Law of the State University of Rio de Janeiro, UERJ (1985).

Master’s Degree in Comparative Law – George Washington University Law School (1987).

ACTIVITY

* Managing Partner

- Judicial Litigation on Intellectual Property

- Technology Transfer

- Trademark Registration

* Highlights:

Consultant for the Industrial Property Division Geneva, Switzerland (1989-1990), World Intellectual Property Organization – WIPO.

Member (since 1993), Third Vice-President (1998-1999), First Vice-President (2000-2003) and President (2004-2007) of the Brazilian Association of Intellectual Property – ABPI. Permanent member of the Board of Directors of ABPI.

President of the Brazilian Group (2004-2007) and Member of the Q94 Committee (World Trade Organization) of the Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle – AIPPI.

First Vice-President (2004-2006) of the Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property – ASIPI.

Member of the National Council Against Piracy and Intellectual Property Infringements of the Ministry of Justice (2005-2007).


LANGUAGES

Portuguese. English. French. Spanish.



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