2012 World Technology Law Conference & Annual Meeting
May 3–4, 2012 • The Ritz-Carlton • Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
Esther Donio B. Nunes
Partner, Pinheiro Neto Advogados; São Paulo, Brazil
Esther Donio B. Nunes is in charge of the firm's telecommunications and Internet groups, and she also works in the fields of computer science law, technology transfer, trademark and patent licensing, and other regulatory issues. She assists the Canadian Consulate in São Paulo and other U.S. and Canadian governmental entities by presenting legal briefings on doing business in Brazil.
Ms. Nunes served as President of the ITechLaw Association (known then as Computer Law Association) from 2004 to 2005; Chair of the Advisory Board of ABDI – Brazilian Informatics and Telecommunications Law Association; and Vice-President of the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce in São Paulo.
She has published articles in Brazil and abroad on telecommunications, computer law, technology transfer rules, the treatment of foreign capital in Brazil, and licensing. She graduated from the School of Law of the University of São Paulo, where she majored in corporate law.