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Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On October 26, 2021, the Front-of-Pack Labeling of Food bill was signed into Law by the National Congress. Last Friday, the Law was published in the Official Gazette and the deadline for its entry into force has begun.
Brazil
Koury Lopes Advogados
Com o alto preço dos combustíveis, um tema que tem tomado os noticiários, mesmo aqueles não especializados em Direito, é o da limitação do ICMS sobre combustíveis, a partir da Lei Complementar nº 194, de 23 de julho de 2022.
Tauil & Chequer
On March 21, 2022, the Brazilian Supreme Court published a decision related to the trial of Direct Action of Unconstitutionality 6034, in which the Court ruled the Tax on Services levy on the addition of advertising texts and materials.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
João Doria, governor of the state of São Paulo and presidential candidate, was sentenced, on February 1, 2022, by the First Chamber of Private Law of the São Paulo State Court of Justice ("TJSP"; Appeal No. 1077362-28.2018.8.26.0100)
Koury Lopes Advogados
No dia 10 de dezembro de 2021 foi publicado no Diário Oficial da União o Ato nº 10.413 da Anatel determinando pela aprovação do anexo de "Procedimento Operacional para Atribuição de Recursos de Numeração" ...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On April's Fool Day, Burger King was fined for false advertising a "chocolate burger", which was never actually commercialized.
Koury Lopes Advogados
O ano de 2022 já começou movimentado para os departamentos de compliance e uma revisão de políticas, controles e procedimentos internos que tratem sobre relacionamento com órgãos públicos, presentes...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
This act is a clear case of misleading advertising, a practice prohibited by the Brazilian Consumer Defense Code.
Tauil & Chequer
The Brazilian National Electric Energy Agency (ANEEL) approved, on November 30, 2021, the opening of Public Hearing No. 73/2021, which aims to obtain comments on the Regulatory Impact Analysis (AIR)...
Koury Lopes Advogados
Em 14/12/2021 a 1ª Turma do Superior Tribunal de Justiça (STJ) decidiu por ocasião do julgamento dos Recursos Especiais 1474142/RJ e 1473550/RJ, que operadoras de satélite não prestam...
Koury Lopes Advogados
O julgamento do STJ está em linha com as disposições previstas nas normas da Anatel, especialmente àquelas dispostas na Resolução 73/98
Koury Lopes Advogados
Na última segunda-feira, 22/11, o Supremo Tribunal Federal concluiu o julgamento do Recurso Extraordinário nº 714.139, declarando a inconstitucionalidade da alíquota de ICMS sobre os serviços de telecomunicação e energia elétrica aplicada ...
Tauil & Chequer
Na última semana (09.11), o Conselho Diretor da Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações (Anatel) aprovou a prorrogação do prazo da Consulta Pública nº 52/2021 por 30 (trinta) dias, ...
Koury Lopes Advogados
O leilão terá início com o recebimento de documentação das interessadas, no dia 27 de outubro de 2021.
Tauil & Chequer
The Intellectual Property team produced material about advertising on social networks by digital influencers in Brazil based on the guide prepared by the Brazilian National Advertising Self-Regulation Council – CONAR. Check out.
Mexico
Foley & Lardner
The March 28, 2022 Federal Official Gazette published mandatory standard NOM-029-SE-2021, Business practices-Informational requirements for the provision of timeshare services (NOM 029), ...
OLIVARES
El gobierno de México puso en vigor los cambios a la Ley General para el Control del Tabaco, impulsados por la administración del presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador...
OLIVARES
A new initiative to amend and add various articles to the Federal Cinematography Law in Mexico was recently presented to the Senate's Permanent Commission.
Puerto Rico
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Liberty Mobile Puerto Rico advertised that it has the "best network" and the "best coverage" in Puerto Rico and disclosed that the claims were based on an "independent study" conducted by Global Wireless Solutions (or "GWS").
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Foods for human consumption with high content of sugar, saturated fats and trans fats must include new labeling.
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