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Luiz Claudio Garé

Partner

BIO

Garé is a founding partner and administrator of GARÉ ADVOGADOS. Mr. Garé graduated from the Faculdade de Direito de São Bernando do Campo law school in 1989. He started dealing with industrial property rights violations from the beginning of his career as a partner of the law firm in 1990.

 

Mr. Garé has extensive experience in criminal actions and civil litigation defending trademarks and patents and fighting against unfair competition on behalf of renowned companies.

 

In 2002, Mr. Garé established the Brand Protection Group (BPG) for a group of well-known brands. Since then, as a legal consultant of this association, he has developed and been offering seminars and training about counterfeiting for public authorities, particularly the police and customs officials.

 

In response to his clients´ demands for sustainable ways to dispose of illicit goods, Mr. Garé has developed the areas of environmental and commercial law, and has participated in cases related to the disposal of waste and anti-dumping measures.

 

As part of his duties as the legal consultant of BPG, Mr. Garé is a contributing member of the National Council to Combat Piracy (CNCP) and is actively engaged in several committees and associations that fight against piracy and counterfeiting.

 


LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.
 

Rodrigo Gianni Carney

Partner

BIO

Mr. Carney graduated from the Universidade São Marcos law school in 2002. He has been working in intellectual property since 2001, with experience garnered in several law firms in the segment. He is experienced in developing work in the administrative area of trademarks, patents and industrial designs, with extensive expertise in matters relating to civil and criminal litigation aimed at fighting counterfeiting. He has personally participated in numerous search and seizure actions in factories, shopping malls and stores.

 

Mr. Carney is proficient in actions to cancel or ratify administrative actions performed by the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) and actions triggered by the seizure of counterfeit products by customs.

 

He has developed initiatives to protect copyright and has participated in cases in the scope of the Board of Advertising Self-Regulation (CONAR). Mr. Carney is particularly skilled in consumer rights law and due diligence undertaken in our practice areas.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.

Elisson Garé

Partner

BIO

Law degree from FMU – Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas, with graduate extension in Technology and Innovation – Protection strategies and contracts at FGV, Fundação Getúlio Vargas. Awarded a Master Degree in Information and Communication Technology Law at the University of Oslo in December 2016.

 

Partner since March 2017, has solid experience in IP and IT Law, having worked for more than 05 years in a prominent law firm specialized in IP Law. Experienced in complex litigation and counseling clients in matters involving patents, trademarks, designs, copyright, technology transfer agreements, trade secrets, copyright, image rights, among others. After the approval of the Internet Bill of Rights, has performed a lecture concerning digital rights and has worked with consultation and litigation in matters involving privacy, data protection, image rights on the digital environment, obtainment of data through court action and other matters related to IT Law.

Main courses and congress attended

• General Course of Intellectual Property

• Distance Learning (World Intellectual Property Organization-WIPO) 2009.

• Course of Mediation and Arbitration in IP Cases, IMAB 2013

• International Congress on Intellectual Property of the Brazilian Intellectual Property Association – ABPI. Rio de Janeiro, August 2013.

9th International Conference on Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) – Brussels, January 2016.

 

Associations:

 

Brazilian Bar Association - Brazilian Association of Information Technology and Communications Law (ABDTIC)

 

Publication:

INPI to implement alternative methods of dispute resolution; World Trademark Review; June 26, 2013. Co-author, jointly with Fernando Eid Philipp (http://www.worldtrademarkreview.com/daily/detail.aspx?g=ea869ab0-5bab-4dc3-97a6-4ac197d6b28f)

“Indenização por violação de direitos de propriedade industrial” (Indemnification for industrial property law violation); Article published in the commemorative book of 25 years of Gusmão & Labrunie, “Topics of Industrial Property”).

Co-author of the Work “Lei de Propriedade Industrial Comentada – Lei 9.279/96” (Comments on the Industrial Property Law – Law nº. 9279/96). Work published in the website www.direitocom.com

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:

Portuguese and English.

Sari Franco Schnaider

Partner

BIO

Mrs. Franco Schnaider graduated from Rio de Janeiro Federal University, specializing in civil law and civil action in 2009. She did post-graduate studies at Fundação Getúlio Vargas and at Escola Superior de Advocaia (ESA) specializing in contract law. In 2017, she joined Garé Advogados.

 

Mrs. Franco Schnaider has fifteen years of experience in civil and corporate litigation, serving both domestic and international clients. Throughout her career, she has also worked in consumer rights and in conducting due diligence.

 

She actively participates in the office management through the implementation of legal systems and work methodologies that enable creative and fast solutions for clients. She is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt.

 

Mrs. Franco Schnaider is responsible for building relationships with the judicial branch and administrative agencies and for strategic action in the fight against counterfeiting. She has been a member of OAB/RJ since 2004 and OAB/SP since 2015.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese, English and Hebrew.

Fernando Bononi

Lawyer

BIO

Law Degree from FMU - Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas and concluding his graduate extension in Criminal Law at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie.

 

Mr. Bononi started to work with intellectual property issues in 2012 as an intern of a well-known IP law firm, where he had worked for three years in criminal proceedings, focus on combating piracy and counterfeiting.

 

Mr. Bononi joined Garé Advogados team´s in March, 2016 as an intern and become a lawyer in the beginning of 2017. Since them, has been acting in litigation, mainly criminal raids to size counterfeit products from the market.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.

Cristina Oliveira Ferri

Legal assistant

BIO

She began her career at Garé Advogados in 2005 as a trainee in the legal field. She is responsible for contacting public administration institutions, such as inspection offices, the Customs Police Departments, customs in ports and airports, services that control international mail (postal inspectors) and institutes for weights and measurements nationwide, as well as for assisting to identity counterfeit products infringing on brands represented by our law firm. Ms. Oliveira Ferri also is charged with the responsibility of the destruction of illicit products according to current environmental laws and regulations in each state.

 

Her extensive expertise, experience, and dedication support actions of search and seizure in factories and critical locations that sell counterfeit products.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.

Beatriz Guidarini Becker

Lawyer

BIO

Law degree from UFSC – Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, and post-graduation qualifications in “Intellectual Property and New Business”, by GV Law – Fundação Getúlio Vargas. Attended the extension courses “Fashion Law: more rights in the fashion field”, by ESA/SP and “Law Applied to Brands and Marketing”, by ESPM/SP. Had previous experiences working in Civil Litigation and joined the Garé Advogados team in October 2018. Since then, has been working in litigation cases, especially in lawsuits involving issues with brand protection and counterfeiting.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.

 

Ricardo Alves Junqueira Penteado

Lawyer

BIO

Lawyer graduated in Law by PUC-Rio in 2008, in which he subsequently obtained a specialization in Intellectual Property (2017). After years of working for companies focused on the culture market, he started working with industrial property protection and anti-piracy in a renowned law firm in Rio de Janeiro. There, he carried out investigation and border protection services, participating in the idealization and implementation of the National Program to Combat Piracy, aimed at educating government officials and strengthening ties between public and private entities.

 

After this period, Ricardo worked as a consultant for Non-Governmental Organizations focused on the environmental and artistic scenario, as well as for multinational companies in the digital market. Now, at Garé Advogados, Ricardo is back to his work in the brand protection area. Languages: English and Portuguese

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.

 

ADDRESS

Rua Borges Lagoa , 1070 10º andar Vila Clementino São Paulo/SP

CEP: 04038-002

 

E-MAIL

contato@gareadvogados.com.br

 

PHONE

+55 11 5908.7755

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Thainá Simionato Marques

Lawyer

BIO

Law Degree from USCS – Universidade Municipal de São Caetano do Sul, and Post-Draduation qualifications in “Public Law and Public Management” by Faculdade de Direito Damásio de Jesus in 2017. In 2018 attended the Economic and European Criminal Law Specialization by Universidade de Coimbra - Ibccrim. In 2019 began the Post-Graduation in Fashion Law by Faculdade Santa Marcelina (FASM) and was certified in Intellectual Property by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). 

 

Since 2017 is the President of the Fashion Law Commission and Vice President of the Economic Criminal Law Commission at the 40th Subsection of São Caetano do Sul - OAB/SP. Attended courses and events that involve scientific studies and production in the area of ​​Fashion Law. Lectured at the OAB/SP Fashion Law events and in Universities and Law Schools. Invited teacher in the Intellectual Property class in Digital Law Course.

Has experience in Economic Criminal Law and Civil Litigation in the area of ​​industrial property protection and counterfeiting. 

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese, English and German.

 

Victor Castelo Queiroz

Lawyer

BIO

Law Degree from FMU – Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas in 2019

He started working with intellectual property issues in 2016 in Civil Litigation, focusing on copyright and industrial property. Joined Garé Advogados team in June, 2018 as intern. Since then, has been acting in litigation cases, specially in lawsuits involving issues with brand protection and couterfeiting, as well in search and seizure cases.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Portuguese and English.