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Joint Ventures in Brazil

December 10 2018 A structured guide to joint ventures in Brazil

Behavioural antitrust in a nutshell

November 9 2017 The 2017 Nobel Prize in economics was recently awarded to Richard Thaler, one of the founding fathers of the movement known as 'behavioural…

New rules for credit fintech companies

July 27 2018 The National Monetary Council recently issued Resolution 4,656, regulating credit fintech companies. The resolution will allow direct credit companies…

Abuse of dominance enforcement - what's next?

June 14 2018 Since 2018, following a period in which it focused on the persecution of cartels, the Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) has directed…

Just desserts: CADE fines company for exclusivity practices in ice cream market

March 7 2019 The Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) tribunal recently fined Unilever R29.4 million for abusing its dominant position in the impulse…

Presidential decree simplifies foreign investment in Brazilian banking sector

November 1 2019 A recently issued presidential decree has authorised the Central Bank of Brazil to recognise the government's interest in establishing branches of…

Petrobras closes abuse of dominance investigations through divestment commitments

September 26 2019 State-owned oil and gas company Petrobras recently reached two settlements with the Administrative Council for Economic Defence to close five…

Importance of contractual control in merger review

June 6 2019 The Administrative Council for Economic Defence recently issued a decision on the definition of 'de facto control' under Brazilian competition law…

Technology's role in commercial contracts

April 22 2019 Simple legal transactions and contracts can often be completed at the click of a button. However, there are a growing number of investment rounds in…

Just desserts: CADE fines company for exclusivity practices in ice cream market

March 7 2019 The Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) tribunal recently fined Unilever R29.4 million for abusing its dominant position in the impulse…