THE MET HOTEL
(more members are coming)
GIOVANNA PAOLA GIRARDI
Giovanna Girardi is a lawyer specializing in business law, intellectual property and data protection. She has a private practice in Madrid and clients hire her to build strategies to protect their designs, patents and trademarks and also profit from them. Giovanna also lectures at various business schools Geneva Business School, EAE, Garrigues and collaborates in global and European projects – such as the INTA’s Unreal Campaign and the EU commission initiative “Latin America IPR SME helpdesk” to raise awareness of intellectual property rights as a competitive tool for SMEs. In 2017, she participated in an ambitious project for the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) to help harmonise practices within the network of European Union Intellectual Property Offices. Giovanna was born and raised in Brazil and holds Masters degrees from Pontificia Comillas University. You can follow her insights in intellectual property on LinkedIn and Instagram.
RANY SADER &
BRAND PROTECTION GROUP - LEBANON
About Rany Sader. Rany SADER is co-founder and managing partner of SADER & Associates. As co-founder, his vision for a modern and innovative law firm is reflected in the Firm’s core values as well as his ability in finding multitalented individuals as core members of the firm.
Brand Protection Group - Lebanon is an association of leading local, regional and international manufacturers and distributors established in 2003, to confront the phenomenon of counterfeiting, smuggling and copying all types of products, in particular, consumer products in Lebanon. The core objective is to protect intellectual property rights and to preserve the rights of the consumer against fraud and illicit competition.