Claudio Roberto Barbosa

Partner at Kasznar Leonardos Intellectual Property Brazil

Claudio Roberto Barbosa is a partner at Kasznar Leonardos Intellectual Property and a renowned expert in IP litigation and licensing agreements. He has been working in intellectual property since he graduated and has dedicated many years becoming deeply involved in litigation, trademark and consulting services regarding licensing agreements, patents, trademarks, copyrights and unfair competition, trademark prosecution and internet copyright licensing.

Mr Barbosa is currently in charge of privacy and data protection compliance with the new Brazilian legislation regarding internet, is the former national reporter for the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and has been a member of the board of the Brazilian Association of Intellectual Property. He is one of the members that created the Intellectual Property Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre Council, an institution controlled by the Brazilian Association of Intellectual Property (ABPI), which encompasses an arbitration court, a mediation centre and a domain name dispute resolution centre in Brazil. He is also a member of the ABPI, the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Mr Barbosa graduated in law from the University of Sao Paulo in 1994. He has also completed two LLMs – one in IP law, from George Washington University in 2000, and the other in international law from the University of Sao Paulo in 2001. He has an SJD in commercial law from the University of Sao Paulo (2007) and a technical degree in computer programs and digital electronics (1988).

He speaks Portuguese and English.

Professional associations

  • ABAPI
  • ABPI
  • ITECHLAW

Firm details

Kasznar Leonardos Intellectual Property Brazil
Av Nove de Julho 3 147
Seventh Floor
Sao Paulo 01407-000
Brazil

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