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News of Kasznar Leonardos Intelectual Property, with Offices in RJ, SP and RS – Brazil.

Kasznar Leonardos receives ISO 9001 certification of quality

The ISO 9001 standard recognizes operational efficiency, focusing specifically on excellent customer service and continual process improvement. Our firm has received ISO Kasznar Leonardos receives ISO 9001 certification of quality

BPTO recognizes the Right of Precedence as an argument for filing Administrative Nullities

By Flávia Tremura and Isabella Faccioli From November 2021 the BPTO will start to accept the right of precedence of the trademark BPTO recognizes the Right of Precedence as an argument for filing Administrative Nullities

The Covid-19 pandemic triggered the issuance of new compulsory license rules for patents in Brazil

On Sept. 2nd, 2021, Law No 14,200 was enacted to amend the Brazilian Patent & Trademark Act (BPTA) in order to change The Covid-19 pandemic triggered the issuance of new compulsory license rules for patents in Brazil

The Brazilian FDA will no longer examine pharmaceutical patent applications

Law No. 14,195, of August 26, 2021, improves the business environment in Brazil   The participation of the Brazilian agency called ANVISA The Brazilian FDA will no longer examine pharmaceutical patent applications

BPTO allows revision of the term adjustment of patents impacted by the DPC 5529

After judgment of the DPC 5529, the Federal Supreme Court decided that the provision of the Sole Paragraph of Article 40 of BPTO allows revision of the term adjustment of patents impacted by the DPC 5529

Text of the Business Environment Bill is approved by the Chamber of Representatives, and it ends the prior approval for pharmaceutical patents, in addition to bringing relevant changes to trade names

The Chamber of Representatives approved this Wednesday (June 23, 2026) the text of the Bill of a new Statute for improvement of Text of the Business Environment Bill is approved by the Chamber of Representatives, and it ends the prior approval for pharmaceutical patents, in addition to bringing relevant changes to trade names

The first Action Plan for the implementation of the National Intellectual Property Strategy is approved

On June 9, 2021, the Interministerial Group on Industrial Property (GIPI, in the Portuguese acronym) approved the first Action Plan for the The first Action Plan for the implementation of the National Intellectual Property Strategy is approved

Special Committee of the Chamber of Deputies approves Bill No. 399/2015, on medical, veterinary and industrial uses of Cannabis

In a tight vote, the Special Committee of the Chamber of Deputies approved this Tuesday, June 8, Bill No. 399/2015 (PL 399/2015), Special Committee of the Chamber of Deputies approves Bill No. 399/2015, on medical, veterinary and industrial uses of Cannabis

Brazilian Data Protection Authority publishes guidelines for controllers, processors and DPOs

Last Friday (May 28), the Brazilian Data Protection Authority (ANPD) published the “Guidelines for Definitions of Data Processing Agents and Data Protection Brazilian Data Protection Authority publishes guidelines for controllers, processors and DPOs

The end of the trial on the term of protection of Patents in Brazil

Modulation of Effects Approved by the Supreme Court   After 10 (ten) sessions debating the matter, on May 12, 2021 the Brazilian The end of the trial on the term of protection of Patents in Brazil