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Ana Paula Terra Caldeira

Brazil: Choice Of Forum Clauses In International Contracts With Obligations Enforceable In Brazil And The New Brazilian Code Of Civil Procedure

Jurisdiction clauses are, in general, a very common contractual provision. They aim to avoid or minimize conflicts of laws, promoting greater security for contractors in what comes to the procedure and the location where disputes arising from that document will be resolved....

Brazilian university investment fund recruits Azevedo Sette for tech M&A

Brazilian university investment fund Fundepar has hired Azevedo Sette Advogados as deal counsel for its acquisition of equity and debt in tech start-up Zunnit Sistemas Inteligentes. Fundepar is a fund created and owned by the Federal University of Minas Gerais to invest in...

Sole proprietorship limited liability company is approved in Brazil

Recent law reform in Brazil aimed at advances in the corporate legislation and breaks with traditional Brazilian corporate system upon approval of the possibility of setting up an Individual Limited Liability Company in Brazil. On July 11, 2011, Brazilian government issued...
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