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Santos Bevilaqua Advogados
When regulatory environments progress, they do so with uncertainty taking some steps forward, some back, and having periods of silence.
Reed Smith
The Brazilian government's proposal for Brazil's first data protection framework (‘the Proposal') hit a stumbling block after major concerns were raised in public comments.
Tauil & Chequer
The Provisional Measure amends section 23 of the Competition Defense Act (Law no. 12529/11) to increase the fee payable for filing mergers before CADE from BRL 45,000.00 to BRL 85,000.00.
Tauil & Chequer
A MP 688 também estabelece que os riscos hidrológicos relacionados à parcela de energia destinada ao ACR deverão ser assumidos pelas distribuidoras e repassados aos consumidores finais.
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados
The federal government‘s launch of the 13th bidding round is a milestone in the history of the Brazilian oil and gas sector.
Tauil & Chequer
On August 17th, 2015, Ruling No. 1,580/2015 was published, containing amendments to Ruling No. 1,571/2015 concerning the "e-Financeira".
Tauil & Chequer
On August 14, 2015, Rio de Janeiro State Decree No. 45339 was published in the Official Gazette.
Tauil & Chequer
In its decision of extraordinary appeal No. 540.829/SP (general repercussion), the Brazilian Supreme Court ("STF") , ruled that ICMS (value-added tax)...
BakerHostetler
The exploration and production of oil and natural gas in Brazil has been on the rise and, as anticipated, the volume of proven reserves in the country has increased in recent years.
Demarest
It is not rare for companies to try to make the execution of contracts with their clients a faster and simpler process (and consequently, obtain a faster consent).
TozziniFreire Advogados
SEP will realize Public Hearing on August 27th, 2015 to Antonina' Port, and on August 28th, 2015 to Paranaguá' Port.
BakerHostetler
On May 26, 2015, Brazil amended its arbitration law (nº 9,307/96) to expressly permit the "public administration" (i.e., companies owned by the state, government agencies) to be bound by arbitration agreements.
Demarest
A new index was set to adjust the amounts involved in labor lawsuits pending before the Brazilian Labor Courts, which will make them even more onerous for the debtors.
TozziniFreire Advogados
On August 4, our partner Ana Claudia Utumi, head of our Tax Area, contributed to Kluwer International Tax Blog with comments about the mandatory disclosure of tax planning.
Tauil & Chequer
On July 29, 2015, Ordinance PGFN/RFB No. 1.037/2015 was published to regulate the inclusion of debts in the Program to Reduce Tax Litigation ("PRORELIT") which was established by Provisional Measure No. 685/2015.
Walter Stuber Consultoria Jurídica
On July 31, 2015 the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (Comissão de Valores Mobiliários – CVM) issued CVM Instruction No. 566 (CVM Instr. 566/2015), whose may purpose is to consolidate, update and give the same treatment to the provisions related to the public offering of distribution of promissory notes.
Tauil & Chequer
O Informativo Energia Elétrica contém a legislação e a regulamentação do setor elétrico, de caráter geral, publicadas no mês de julho de 2015.
TMF Group
Although practitioners may incur in 55 underlying offenses, according to the Colombian Criminal Code, this illegal activity is currently equivalent to $20 billion or to the 3% of the country GDP.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Puerto Rico is $72 billion in debt due primarily to bad tax policy. The island is also unable to file for bankruptcy because its government was not given the right to allow its entities to go through Chapter 9 when the federal bankruptcy act was written.
TMF Group
Uruguay has open and solid financial and banking systems and offers a business-friendly environment. No wonder why the country and its more than 10 free zones are attractive for many multinationals and investors.
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Grant Thornton LLP
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico has enacted the Tax Reform Process Act, which will phase the Puerto Rican indirect tax system from a sales and use tax (SUT) to a value added tax (VAT).
Resendiz Wong Abogados
This article has been produced to serve as a guide for foreign companies or individuals interested in investing or doing business in or with Mexico.
Hatstone Lawyers
This note seeks to explain the Passing of Law 47 of 6 August 2013 which adopts a custodial system for bearer shares, and how it affects you as our client.
TMF Group
Uruguay has open and solid financial and banking systems and offers a business-friendly environment. No wonder why the country and its more than 10 free zones are attractive for many multinationals and investors.
Walter Stuber Consultoria Jurídica
By means of Provisional Measure No. 685, dated July 21, 2015 (MP 685/2015), that creates the Tax Litigation Reduction Program (Programa de Redução de Litígios Tributários – PRORELIT), the Brazilian federal government imposed a new obligation to the taxpayers ..
Fox Rothschild LLP
Puerto Rico is $72 billion in debt due primarily to bad tax policy. The island is also unable to file for bankruptcy because its government was not given the right to allow its entities to go through Chapter 9 when the federal bankruptcy act was written.
Counselors International Abogados
El día 13 de noviembre de 2014, se publicó en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el Reglamento Federal de Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo (el "Reglamento"), el cual entró en vigor el 13 de febrero de 2015.
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados
Nos casos em que o crédito tributário estiver limitado à aplicação da multa, esta será reduzida para 60% de seu valor, assim como os respectivos juros de mora.
Tauil & Chequer
Both the application to participate in the PRORELIT and the payment have to be made by September 30, 2015.
TozziniFreire Advogados
On August 4, our partner Ana Claudia Utumi, head of our Tax Area, contributed to Kluwer International Tax Blog with comments about the mandatory disclosure of tax planning.
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