Barbara Rosenberg

Vice Chair, Brazilian Committee on Competition and Intellectual Property, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Competition Officer, Brazilian Institute of Competition, Consumer and International Trade

Barbara Rosenberg is a partner at Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão (BM&A), a full-service Brazilian law firm. Ms. Rosenberg currently heads the competition and antitrust practice at BM&A. Before joining the firm. Barbara Rosenberg was the head of the antitrust department at the Ministry of Justice, where she also held the role of deputy secretary at the Secretariat of Economic Law (SDE), having devoted large efforts in reengineering Brazil's competition regime between 2003 and 2005. Prior to that, Rosenberg was a partner at another Brazilian firm, was a foreign associate at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton and also acted at the intellectual property division secretariat of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Ms Rosenberg holds a Doctorate (PhD) Degree from the University of São Paulo and an LLM from the University of California, Berkeley. Ms. Rosenberg is the vice chair of the Brazilian Committee on Competition and Intellectual Property of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC); the Competition Officer at the Brazilian Institute of Competition, Consumer and International Trade (IBRAC); a member to the International Task Force of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association (ITF-AA); a member of the Leniency Working Group of the International Bar Association; a non-governmental advisor to the International Competition Network; and a Member of the Competition Committee of the Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo branch (OAB/SP).  Ms. Rosenberg has been awarded the 2011 "Lawyer of the Year - Under 40 Award" granted by Global Competition Review and she was also nominated among the "40 under 40" worldwide competition lawyers by Global Competition Review in 2008 and 2012. She holds a Doctorate in Economics-Financial Law, São Paulo University .

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6 June 2004
É indiscutível que o Acordo sobre Direitos de Propriedade Intelectual relacionado ao Comércio (ADPIC, ou mais conhecido por seu acrônimo em inglês, TRIPs), parte integrante dos Acordos da OMC, elevou sobremaneira o standard mínimo de proteção dos direitos de propriedade intelectual nos países em...