With his interests in IP development, biotechnology innovation policy, and R&D, Luiz Otávio Pimentel, president of Brazil’s patent office, tells LSIPR of his aims to improve the country’s IP performance.
Under the guidance of Luiz Otávio Pimentel, Brazil’s IP landscape has gone through significant changes in recent years.
Since his appointment as president of the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office (INPI) in 2015, Pimentel has already made an impact.
Bringing with him interests in IP development, biotechnology innovation policy, and research and development projects, Pimentel is ideally placed to steer Brazil into clear IP waters.
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Luiz Otávio Pimentel, R&D, Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office, INPI, Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency, ANVISA, LSIPR 50 2018