Lays has worked as an Intellectual Property professional since 2019, with experience combating crimes against Intellectual Property, especially anti-piracy.
Among her main activities, it can be highlighted her work with the Federal Revenue of Brazil in customs retention procedures; monitoring customs procedures; intelligence work gathering information about distributors of illicit goods in Brazil; drafting Criminal Complaints to trigger polices inquiries and alerting infringers of possible criminal measures enforcement; follow-up of police investigations; organization of raid actions in order to seize counterfeit products; organizing and conducting training sessions for nationwide public authorities regarding the counterfeiting and identification of genuine and counterfeit products; drafting Cease and Desist letters against infringements involving violations of trademarks, copyrights, industrial design and unfair competition; monitoring online infractions.
Master’s student in Contemporary Legal Theories at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – UFRJ;
Distance General Intellectual Property Course – DL 101P BR, offered online by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Brazilian Trademark and Patent Office;
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