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Digest of Commercial Laws of the World by Thomson Reuters | Brazil Chapter

Our TMT practice senior partner Ricardo Barretto Ferreira is the lead author of the Brazil Chapter, published at the "Digest of Commercial Laws of the World", by Thomson Reuters. Contributed as co-authors, the partners Alessandra Lima Ganz, Alessandra Martins de Souza and...

Brazilian Congress Approves a Project on Temporary Patent Suspension on Vaccines and Medicines - COVID-19

The Senate approved last week (August 11), the Bill No. 12/2021 ("PL 12/2021"), which aims to facilitate the compulsory licensing of patents in Brazil, in cases of emergency or public interest, such as in the current coronavirus pandemic. Said bill, authored by the Senator...

The Legal 500 - Country Comparative Guides | Brazil Chapter

Our TMT practice, leaded by the senior Ricardo Barreto Ferreira, with the partner Danielle Cavalcante and the associates Juliana Ikeda, Lorena Pretti Serraglio and Sylvia Werdmuller von Elgg Roberto are the authors of the "The Legal 500: TMT Country Comparative Guide | Brazil...

Companies with foreign investment have until August 16 to declare their 2021 quinquennial census to the brazillian Central Bank

Every year the Central Bank conducts censuses on foreign investments in the country, with the objective of consolidating information on non-resident inflows of capital and general data on the foreign sector of the...

Temporary suspension of Covid-19 Vaccines Patents and its Effectiveness in Brazil

The current President of the United States, Joe Biden, has recently declared his support for the proposal presented by the governments of South Africa and India to the World Trade Organization (WTO) to temporarily suspend the industrial property rights of vaccines against the...

The Legal 500: Data Protection Country Comparative Guides | Brazil chapter

The Technology, Media and Telecommunication practice, lead by the senior partner Ricardo Barretto Ferreira, with Lorena Pretti Serraglio, Data Protection coordinator, the associates Camilla Lopes Chicaroni, Nariman Ferdinian Gonzalez and Isabella da Penha Lopes Santana are the...

An interview with Azevedo Sette Advogados discussing digital transformation in Brazil

Lexology GTDT Market Intelligence provides a unique perspective on evolving legal and regulatory landscapes. This interview is taken from the Digital Transformation volume discussing various topics, including a look at the main laws and regulations, the impact of cybersecurity...

The Digital Government Law

On Tuesday, March 30, Law No. 14,129 of March 29, 2021 (“Law No. 14,129/2021”) was published in the Brazilian Official Gazette (“DOU”), which provides for principles, rules and instruments for the Digital Government and the increase of the efficiency of the public...
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