Bhering Advogados is active in an array of patent matters. Philippe Bhering is revered for his work on freedom to operate analyses and patent infringement disputes on behalf of clients such as Straumamnn and Neodent, and SEB S.A. Pedro Bhering, Flavia Merola and Rafael Togel are additional patent experts who, along with Philippe composed a supplementary argument petition for a patent on behalf of SICPA Holding before the BPTO. The group also deals with design matters for Bericap Do Brasil Ltda, and adidas. In June 2019, the firm strengthened its patent practice by hiring life sciences specialists Alice Rayol, Luciana Terra and Marcus Vinicius Paschoal da Silva.
IP law firm Bhering Advogados was founded in 1978, and has remained dedicated to covering all aspects of the IP spectrum ever since. The group is spread across three offices in São Paulo, Curitiba and the Rio de Janeiro headquarters. The firm recently took over the nationwide anti-counterfeiting programme of the Mattel Group in both administrative and judicial proceedings, as well as trade mark enforcement operations for some of its top brands such as Barbie, American Girl, Hot Wheels, Monster High and Uno. Trade mark stars Philippe Bhering and Jiuliano Maurer are some of the key partners advising this client. The duo, along with Pedro Bhering, manage the trade mark portfolio of Warner Bros. Entertainment. Rising star Augusto Bittencourt handles trade mark prosecution and litigation matters as well.