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Guide For Evaluating Country Risk for Global Investments in 2002

The senior partner and lead of TMT - Telecommunications, Media and Technology team at Azevedo Sette Advogados, Ricardo Barretto Ferreira is the exclusive author of the Brazil Chapter in "Guide for Evaluating Country Risk for Global Investments" with the contribution of Juliana...

Licensing of Telecommunications Antennas in Brazil

In Brazil, Law No. 13,116/2015 (Antenna Law) stipulates the general rules relating to the process of licensing, installation, and sharing of telecommunications infrastructure, being the main legal provision dealing with the licensing of telecommunications antennas in the...

Provisional Measure changes the legal nature of the Brazilian Data Protection Authority

Today the President of the Republic published the Provisional Measure No. 1,124/2022 in order to change the nature of the Brazilian Data Protection Authority (“ANPD”), which until then, was only a body of the federal public administration with a transitory legal nature....

Telecoms Series | Neutral Networks and the Brazilian Market

In line with the world trend, Brazil has seen a growing demand for fast and reliable Internet connections. The relevance of telecommunications services, it is worth mentioning, became even more evident from the beginning of the Covid-19...

Sanctions, vacatio legis, and protection of civil rights

In the first publication of the Special Series on Litigation & Data Protection, we took a look at the sanctions applied by the European authorities, highlighting the performance of the German, Irish, and French data protection authorities, and we also mentioned the strong...

Chambers TMT 2022 Global Practice Guide

Chambers TMT 2022 Global Practice Guide is now available in a pdf version, the guide features 25 jurisdictions and provides the latest legal information on cloud computing; blockchain; big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI); the internet of things (IoT);...

Satellite Exploitation - Recent Developments

In October 2021, the National Telecommunications Agency (ANATEL) published the new General Regulation for Satellite Exploitation, modernizing the country`s regulation, eliminating the need to conduct bidding procedures for orbital position and simplifying rules previously...

Special Series on Data Protection Litigation | GDPR and sanctions: an overview on the European Union

Aware of the worldwide movement of enactment of privacy laws, application of sanctions, recognition of the protection of personal data as a fundamental right in the national territory and, mainly, considering the decades of experience in conducting judicial, administrative and...
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