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Veirano Advogados

AV BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA ,3477, 16º ANDAR – SÃO PAULO, SP 04538-133, BRAZIL
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Work +55 11 5505 4001
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Fax +55 11 5505 3990
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www.veirano.com.br
Veirano Advogados, Fábio Pereira, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Fábio Pereira

Tel:
Work +55 11 2313 5700
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Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Veirano Advogados

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Information Technology & Communications, Media, Sports & Entertainment, Commercial Contracts, Life Sciences & Healthcare and Venture Capital

Position

Partner

Career

Fábio has more than thirteen years of experience in intellectual property, contracts and entertainment law. He focuses his practice on information technology, internet, software, IT outsourcing, licensing, IT transactions and contracts in general. He is also recognized for his expertise in media & communications. With respect to his IP practice, Fábio provides legal support to clients in copyrights, trademarks, franchising, technology transfer and advertising, including, contests, promotions and sweepstakes. He is also an expert in licensing, entertainment & media (music, television and digital) and in IT, including cloud computing services and complex technology transactions. Fábio advises clients in sophisticated commercial transactions involving intangible assets and IP rights.

In entertainment, Fábio drafts and analyses contracts for audiovisual productions for the television and film industries, advising on agreements required for artistic productions and sports events, as well as publication of literary works, cultural productions, phonogram distribution through all types of media, licensing, fundraising and financing. In the sports field, he deals with sponsorship agreements, naming rights, licensing agreements, providing expert legal consultation for the transmission and broadcasting of events, image rights and ambush marketing.

In the technology area, he drafts and reviews IT-related agreements supporting the development, commercialization, licensing, importation and exportation of software and hardware. He provides legal consultation on issues relating to Research & Development in the technological field, e-commerce, social media and social-commerce, including ISP responsibility and content providers’ responsibility towards consumers. Fábio also deals with online advertising and online marketing, as well as the production, dissemination and transmission of content through digital media. He develops and reviews privacy and terms of use policies for websites, as well as internal policies for corporate internet use. He has a strong background in IT outsourcing and data protection. He advises multinational players, such as Dell Computers and others, in their R&D and IT initiatives under the Brazilian National Public Policy Rules.

Prior to joining the Firm, Fábio worked as in-house counsel for TV Globo and the Roberto Marinho Foundation for a number of years, where he was responsible for all legal support required for the establishment of the Futura Channel TV station, including acting as liaison with regulatory authorities. He was also charged with negotiating a wide range of agreements with public and private entities in Brazil and abroad.

In the United Kingdom, Fábio was a Legal Affairs & Intellectual Property Manager for the University College London, following the conclusion of his Masters’ degree at Queen Mary College, University of London. During his tenure, he was responsible for the negotiation of large-scale projects relating to the pharmaceutical industry, Research & Development, including the protection and exploitation of innovation and medical devices.

Languages

Portuguese and English

Member

International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw)
Brazilian Association of Information Technology and Communications Law (ABDTIC)
International Association of Entertainment Lawyers (IAEL)
British Literary and Artistic Copyright Association (BLACA)
Brazilian Intellectual Property Association (ABPI), 2012/2013 - co-coordinator of the Copyrights and Personality Rights Committee
Licensing Executives Society International (LESI)
American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM)
British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil (BRITCHAM)
Deutsch-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK)
World Services Group (WSG), TMC Section
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – Rio de Janeiro
Intellectual Property and Digital Economy Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Brazil)

Education

Taxation of Technology Transactions and Intellectual Property, Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV), São Paulo, 2015
Drafting & Enforcing Contracts, Kaplan Hawksmere, 2009
LL.M, Intellectual Property, Queen Mary College, University of London, UK, 2007
Post-graduate Degree in Civil Law, Escola Superior de Advocacia (ESA), Rio de Janeiro, 2004
Specialization Course in Company Law, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), 2004
Extension Course on English Composition Techniques, Pontifícia Universidade Católica (PUC), Rio de Janeiro, 2004
Course on Professional Presentation Techniques, Tack International, Rio de Janeiro, 2003
LL.B, Pontifícia Universidade Católica (PUC), Rio de Janeiro, 2002


Brazil

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Veirano AdvogadosValdir de Oliveira Rocha Filho and Fábio Pereira have notable expertise in IP, with complementary experience in IT, media and entertainment law and access to the full-service capabilities of the firm. The team, which includes a number of experienced associates, acts for Brazilian and international companies in areas such as copyright, domain names, patents and advertising.

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TMT

Within: Next generation lawyers

Fábio Pereira - Veirano Advogados

Within: TMT

Veirano Advogados has a broad TMT practice, and covers disputes as well as regulatory advice. Clients include Dell, Fox Channels, HBO, Nokia and TIM. Valdir Rocha, Fábio Pereira and Robson Barreto lead the team.

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