Third Sector (Non-Profits) and Social Responsibility

Third Sector (Non-Profits) and Social Responsibility

Attentive to the socio-economic transformations and new needs of its clients, Azevedo Sette Advogados has trained a specific team to assist companies, which operate in the so-called “Third Sector”. The Third Sector addresses a citizenship movement based on the concept of social responsibility.

The services provided in this department include the legal advice and assistance related to the following activities:

  • creation of private foundations, non-profit civil partnerships. NGOs (Non-Government Organizations), OSCIPS (Public Interest Organizations) and Social Organizations.
  • drafting and review of by-laws for non-profit entities
  • follow-up for the obtainment of registration as philanthropic and public service entities.
  • acquisition of financing for social projects
  • cultural and artistic projects based on the “Rouanet Statute” and state and municipal rules offering tax incentives
  • legal assistance in the obtainment of tax benefits
  • practice of pro bono activities

Our team is available to give you any further information. Please send us an e-mail to