Practice Areas

Intellectual Property

GVA acts in all areas related to Intellectual Property, including trademarks, patents, industrial design, non-patented technology, trade-dress, internet, computer programs, company names, domain names and copyright .

Our services provide clients with guidelines and representation in the administrative spheres (Brazilian Trademark and Patent Office, ANVISA,, Copyright Entities, etc.), and in and out-of-court prevention against disputes.

We also act in protection, registration, acquisition and commercialization of intangible assets, whether through previous availability searches, legal audits, license agreements, purchase and sale, franchise, technology transfers, technical assistance and others, or court actions. GVA is located in the same area as the Brazilian Trademark and Patent Office (INPI), and copyright institutions, and has a privileged standing for dealing with clients' affairs in a customized manner before these institutions.

Our clients are also represented abroad through a network of foreign correspondents.

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