New procedural rules in Brazil and their impact on IP litigation

By Luiz Edgard Montaury Pimenta and Matheus Gil do Amaral

A new Civil Procedure Code – due to come into force in March – should finally tackle Brazil’s crippling judicial backlog, which affects all legal proceedings, including trademark and related matters. However, there remains fierce opposition to the code

The Brazilian judiciary’s backlog in most of the relevant jurisdictions, particularly in regard to appeals, has become chaotic to the point of having a negative economic impact on the whole country. Unsurprisingly, the situation is also affecting rights holders doing business in Brazil.

Want to read more?

Register to access two of our subscriber only articles per month

Subscribe for unlimited access to articles, in-depth analysis and research from the World Trademark Review experts

Already registered? Log in

What our customers are saying

World Trademark Review is one of my favourite conference organisers. The topics and themes are always relevant, on point and designed to give me practical information about real-time industry issues. I look forward to all of the World Trademark Review events and highly recommend them to my industry colleagues.

Jennifer Chung
Assistant general counsel
Time Inc

Benefits

Subscribe to World Trademark Review to receive access to the full range of trademark intelligence, insight, and case law, as well as our guides, rankings and daily market insight delivered to your inbox.

Why subscribe?

Close

Register for more free content

  • Read more World Trademark Review blogs and articles
  • Receive the editor's weekly review by email
Register now  
Issue 74
;