Cesar Peres Dulac Müller logo

CPDMA BLOG

Category:
Date: 2 de August de 2023
Posted by: CPDMA Team

Watch out for scam attempts targeting clients of law firms

Homem segurando uma mascara indicando tentativa de golpe

Dear Clients, Firstly, we would like to reiterate our continued commitment to providing the best legal services.

It is with great responsibility that we address you to warn about a delicate situation that has been reported in some cases in our sector.

We have recently become aware of an attempted scam targeting law firm clients, and wish to inform you that your procedural and personal information is fully preserved.

This scam has been carried out through phone calls, fraudulent emails and WhatsApp, in which malicious people pose as legal representatives of law firms, seeking to obtain information or make financial requests.

The information used in the attempted scam is public. A simple consultation - via the internet - of the courts' websites is enough to obtain it.

In addition, the cell phone numbers used by the scammers are NOT associated with our partners or team members. Your Case Progress Update is always sent through our official channels (monthly report).

We want to make it clear that our office does not make this type of contact to request payments or clarifications by WhatsApp.

To ensure your safety, we ask that if you receive any suspicious calls, messages or emails on behalf of our office, please contact us immediately through the communication channels we already use.

Phone: +55 (51) 3232 554

Email: contato@cpdma.com.br

Return

Recent posts

Corporate name: get to know this asset class

Continuing with our series of posts explaining the differences between the classes of intellectual assets, today we'll look at the BUSINESS NAME. Although trademarks - the nature of which has already been described in the previous post - can sometimes be confused with business names, they are distinct legal institutes. The business name identifies the company by [...]

Read more
PERSE: legislative changes in the emergency program to revive the events sector

Law No. 14,859/2024: amendment of the Perse rules for the period 2024 to 2026. The Emergency Program for the Resumption of the Events Sector - Perse was created in 2021 with a view to helping companies linked to the events sector - the activity most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, by reducing [...]

Read more
The extent of insurance cover in floods

The rains that have hit Rio Grande do Sul in recent weeks have destroyed farms, properties and vehicles. Even if they have insurance, car or property owners should check the coverage of their policies to see if they can get compensation. Basic insurance for cars and properties does not usually cover floods. Insurance against electrical breakdown, [...]

Read more
The agreement to sell the most famous slimming drug of the moment

It was recently reported that the Brazilian company BIOMM has signed an agreement with the pharmaceutical industry BIOCON to distribute in Brazil a drug similar to Ozempic, indicated for the treatment of diabetes, but used mainly to treat obesity. However, this will only be possible because the patent holder of the drug has certainly authorized, through a [...]

Read more
Get to know the “brand” asset class

Continuing with our series of posts explaining the differences between the classes of intellectual assets, today we're going to talk about the TRADEMARK. A trademark is a sign used to distinguish and identify a product or service. It is registered with the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), guaranteeing the owner exclusive use in [...]

Read more
Intellectual property gives the author, inventor or holder of knowledge the power to protect their rights.

Intellectual property gives the author, inventor and/or owner of the protected knowledge the power to protect their rights, and can, for example, prohibit third parties from producing, using, selling or importing their invention, as well as preventing the reproduction or imitation of their trademark, in addition to guaranteeing exclusivity to the owner of the creation [1] (ARAÚJO; BARBOSA; QUEIROGA; ALVES, 2010). [...]

Read more
crossmenuchevron-down
en_USEnglish
linkedin Facebook pinterest youtube lol twitter Instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter Instagram