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Tax incentives for the manufacturing of tablets in Brazil

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • August 10 2011

The Brazilian Minister of Finance, Guido Mantega, stated that the inclusion of tablets in the list of products that benefit from tax incentives will reduce the production cost of these devices by 31

Rio de Janeiro's labour court rules that a company has to restore the corporate e-mails of a former employee

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • May 24 2011

Rio de Janeiro's Labour Court has decided that a Brazilian newspaper has to restore a former journalist's corporate e-mails that had been forwarded to another employee by the time she was dismissed

Government begins replacing paper IDs with electronic ID cards

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • February 22 2011

On 17 January 2010, the Government started to replace Brazilian paper IDs with electronic ID cards called RIC (Civilian Identity Registration

Superior Court of the State of Rio de Janeiro rejects preliminary injunction to prohibit internet company from displaying video reports relating to the World Cup

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • September 21 2010

The Superior Court of the State of Rio de Janeiro has rejected a request for a preliminary injunction filed by a television company against a large internet company which prohibited the latter from displaying on its website video reports about the World Cup for more than 48 hours after a game

Electronic commerce and online auctions website is ordered to indemnify client for unsuccessful purchase

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • January 6 2011

A court from the State of Minas Gerais ordered an electronic commerce and online auctions website to pay damages to a user who purchased a laptop through the website and did not receive the product

New law on electronic monitoring of prisoners

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • October 26 2009

The Rio de Janeiro State Governor ratified Bill of Law No. 10172007 establishing rules relating to the electronic monitoring of prisoners

Brazilian IRS changes ordinance about sensitive data

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • February 9 2011

The Brazilian IRS published ordinance 2.166 amending the ordinance which regulated its internal proceedings for access to confidential tax data

Superior Court of Justice denies "moral" damages in erotic spam case

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • January 4 2010

The Brazilian Superior Court of Justice has ruled that the mere sending of unsolicited messages, even if containing erotic content, does not cause "moral" damages to the user

IT companies and employees exert pressure for tax change

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • October 19 2010

Entrepreneurs and employees in the IT sector have created a task force to work with representatives of the Federal Government in an effort to enact a so-called "tax transfer" in 2010

Social networking site ordered to implement crime prevention measures

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Brazil
  • -
  • September 6 2011

The Rio de Janeiro State Court has ruled that Google Brasil must implement new measures to prevent incitement to commit criminal acts on its social networking site Orkut