Daniel Athias

Lawyer

São Paulo

+55 (11) 3371 5050

Portuguese, English and Spanish

Academic Background

Master’s Degree in Law from the University of São Paulo – USP.
Specialized in Economic Law at Fundação Getúlio Vargas - FGV (GVLaw).
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from Centro Universitário do Pará - CESUPA.

Experience

Daniel advises clients in various issues of antitrust and anticorruption law, both in the administrative and judicial spheres. In antitrust, Daniel’s practice is focused on investigations concerning cartels and unilateral conducts (resale price maintenance, refusal to deal, exclusivity, etc.), private antitrust litigation (damages), consultancy in and structuring of commercial policies to be adopted by clients, merger filings (both fast-track and complex) and negotiating agreements with authorities (leniency and settlement agreements). In anticorruption, he has experience primarily in compliance training and presentations. Clients assisted encompass various economic sectors, notably: pharmaceutical, life sciences, auto parts, steel, internet/technology, health, financial and banking, and construction and contractors.

Publications

Co-author of the article "Apontamentos gerais sobre a Resolução 21/2018: ARDCS, confidencialidade, acordos colaborativos e novas controvérsias", In: Leonor Cordovil, Daniel Athias. (Org.) Direito Concorrencial em Transformação: uma Homenagem a Mauro Grinberg. 1ª ed. São Paulo: Singular, 2020.
Co-author of the article "Distinguindo infrações ímprobas das concorrenciais na Lava Jato", Jota, 2020.
“Ramo de atividade e des(uso) da Resolução n. 3/2012” – Jota, November 2016.
“Precificando acordos com o Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica”, - Jota, September 2015.
“Limitação de confidencialidade de acordos com o CADE: contextualização e possíveis consequências”, in “Jurisprudência Comentada – STJ RESP 1.554.986”, in “Revista de Direito Empresarial”, vol. 16/2016, Jul. 2016.
“Cartel, acordos de leniência e responsabilidade civil por danos privados” – Jota, April 2016.

Speeches

“Per se ou por objeto – Eis a questão”: panel moderator in “O que a concorrência pode fazer para você e o que você pode fazer para a concorrência?”, CECORE-OAB/SP, August 2018.

Other Activities

Participant in the internship program organized by the Administrative Council for Economic Defense – CADE (2015).
Participant in the “Brazilian-British Lawyer Exchange Programme” organized by Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil, Bar Council of England & Wales, Law Society of England & Wales and Lex Anglo-Brasil (2014).