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Brazilian legal system: civil law sprinkled with common law elements

Brazil - July 17 2018 Even though Brazil is a civil law country, the New Civil Procedure Code of 2015 has brought elements of common law jurisdictions to the Brazilian

Gaming in Brazil

Brazil - August 1 2019 A structured guide to gaming law in Brazil, including licensing requirements, anti-money laundering regulations, advertising, labour and employment, taxes and cross-border issues

Publicada a Lei nº 13.5062017, que altera o processo administrativo sancionador no âmbito do BACEN e da CVM

Brazil - November 14 2017 Foi publicada no Diário Oficial da União de hoje, 14112017, a Lei nº 13.506, sancionada em 13112017, que dispõe sobre o processo administrativo

Government plans further investment in airports

Brazil - March 11 2014 In December 2013 the federal government concluded public procurement proceedings for concessions for the Galeao and Confins international airports, located in the states of Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais, respectively

Receita Federal esclarece incidência de IRRF em pagamento de PLR

Brazil - October 9 2014 A Coordenação-Geral de Tributação COSIT, da Receita Federal, editou a Solução de Consulta COSIT n. 229, publicada em 01092014 no Diário Oficial da

In brief: the key features of merger control legislation in Brazil

Brazil - July 31 2020 A look at the key features of the merger control legislation in Brazil, including filing requirements, review thresholds and necessary regulatory approvals

Q&A: merger notification and clearance in Brazil

Brazil - July 31 2020 A brief overview of key procedures and practical considerations surrounding merger notification and clearance in Brazil, including timetables, documentation and sanctions for noncompliance

In review: digital markets, funding and payment services in Brazil

Brazil - May 12 2020 An overview of key issues surrounding digital markets, payment services and funding for fintech businesses operating in Brazil, with particular regard to recent developments

In brief: IP and data protection for fintech businesses in Brazil

Brazil - May 12 2020 A brief guide to the key IP and data protection considerations for fintech businesses operating in Brazil

Merger Control in Brazil

Brazil - August 8 2019 A structured guide to merger control laws and practice in Brazil