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Ricardo Barretto Ferreira da Silva

ANATEL measures to mitigate abusive telemarketing practice in Brazil

According to the National Telecommunications Agency (“ANATEL”), the largest number of unwanted advertising calls made in the world occurs in Brazil. This fact was also revealed by Truecaller, a Swedish company that provides a caller ID and spam blocking application with...

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...

Brazil chapter: Telecom & Media

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 "Lexology GTDT - Telecoms and Media" with the contribution of Sylvia Werdmüller von Elgg...

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...

Brazilian Corporations and Commercial Limited Liability Companies must hold shareholders/quotaholders Annual Meeting until the end of April

Pursuant to article 1,078 of the Brazilian Civil Code and article 132 of Brazilian Federal Law 6.404/76, we inform that all Commercial Limited Liability Companies and Brazilian Corporations, regardless its size, shall perform the Annual Quotaholders’ Meeting or Annual...

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);...
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