Attorney at Law
Douglas Leite is an experienced attorney with ten years’ practice in different areas of Law and joined Licks Attorneys in 2012. As a litigator, he works in complex lawsuits involving regulatory issues for internet-based companies. In intellectual property matters, he represents clients in litigations concerning patent infringement and validity in cases related to telecommunications, the mechanical and pharmaceutical industries. As a consultant, he deals with privacy and cybersecurity issues, technology transfer, IP rights and licensing matters for national and international companies.
Author or co-author of the following publications, amongst others:
- “Brazilian Patent Statute under attack: Second use inventions, polymorphs and inventive step (Part III)”, PREVAIL 004 | May, 2015
Article: “Brazil: Decision On The Secret App Applies Internet Bill Of Rights” which Mondaq awarded ‘The Most Popular Article’ for Brazil during October 2015
Member of national and international associations such as:
Bachelor of Law (LL.B), Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, 2007.