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Telecommunication, Internet and Information Technology

ANPD publishes guide on legitimate interest

Legitimate Interest, a permissive hypothesis for the processing of personal data provided for in the General Data Protection Law (Law No. 13,709/18 - "LGPD"), carries a number of questions for processing agents and professionals in the sector: what is a legitimate purpose? How...

New sports betting rules: Law 14.790/2023 impacts the betting market in Brazil

Law 14,790/2023, published on the last Saturday of 2023, almost entirely in force, revealed the eagerness of the federal government and Congress to regulate the lottery modality popularly known as BET. BETs have been increasingly seen in advertisements on athletes’ jerseys in...

Azevedo Sette Advogados announces new partners to strengthen the firm’s Corporate M&A, Mining and Tax practices

Azevedo Sette Advogados announces, with great satisfaction, the appointment of three new partners in the Belo Horizonte office: Gabriela Salazar, a member of the Mining practice, Natália Meirelles, a member of the Corporate M&A and Capital Markets practices, and João Paulo...

Network Interconnection/Interconnection Agreements

There is no doubt that the mobility of people is increasingly present in contemporary life. The facilities provided by modern means of transport, with journeys occurring more quickly, end up impacting the telecommunications market. The growing demand for full-time connectivity,...

ANPD opens Call for Contributions on Public Consultation on responsibilities of Data Protection Officer (DPO)

The National Data Protection Authority (ANPD) opened on November 7th a call for contribution (consulta pública) regarding a proposal for a Regulation on responsibilities of Data Protection Officer (DPO) - a figure created by Brazilian General Data Protection Act (LGPD – Law...

In brief: Media Law and Regulation in Brazil by Lexology

Take a look at some of the key features of the legal and regulatory framework governing the media sector in Brazil, including broadcast licensing requirements, ownership restrictions, advertising regulations and...

ANPD sanctions another public entity

The National Data Protection Authority (ANPD) published on October 18, 2023 its second sanction to a public entity in Brazil. The target of the new sanction was Santa Catarina State Health Department. ANPD found the Department guilty of four...

Snapshot: tech M&A purchase agreements in Brazil

Our TMT senior partner, Ricardo Barretto Ferreira, together with the Corporate and M&A practice area partners, Alessandra Souza and André de Godoy Fernandes, the associate Bruna Bigas and the former associate Lorena Pretti Srraglio, are the co-authors of this snapshot about...
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