Fabio Pereira is the leader of the Information Technology practice at Veirano Advogados, in Sao Paulo. He holds an LL.B. from PUC-Rio, a Post-graduate Degree in Civil Law from the Escola Superior de Advocacia (ESA-RJ) and an LL.M. in Intellectual Property from Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London (awarded the British Chevening Scholarship by the British Council/FCO). He is the co-coordinator for the Dispute Resolution Commission and a member of the Executive Committee of the Brazilian Intellectual Property Association (ABPI). Fábio has authored several articles and publications in the fields of IP and IT and frequently lectures in national and international events. He has worked as in-house counsel for TV Globo and for the Roberto Marinho Foundation and as Legal Affairs & Intellectual Property Manager for the University College London Hospitals, in England. Fábio is recognised by Chambers & Partners as an Expert Based Abroad for the UK in IP and by the Legal 500, by Who’s Who Legal and by Revista Análise da Advocacia as an expert in Intellectual Property and Information Technology.