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Crowdfunding regulation in Brazil

Bruno Fernandes Dias and Rafael Gaia Edais Pepe examined the legal aspects of the regulation of crowdfunding in Brazil. Itself an innovative financing technique for economic activities, crowdfunding has been gaining ...

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The legal positivism of Hans Kelsen and the Brazilian Constituent Assembly of 1933-1934

The Constituent Assembly started in 1933, and at the time was part of the troubled political context of the beginning of the Vargas Government and the Constitutional Revolution of 1932. In the course of these events, jurists ...

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The origins of the right to strike

The right to strike is crucial to the balance of the relationship between employers and employees and is protected by the Brazilian Constitution in its Article 9. It’s origin dates back to the Mexican Constitution of ...

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Compliance programs and the fight against corporate corruption

  Law 12.846/2013, better known as the Anti-Corruption Law, represented a milestone in the legal system of the country since it established guidelines for corporate responsibilization for acts against Public ...

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International investment arbitrations and subnational entities

The role of subnational entities, such as states and municipalities, has been exerting an increasing influence in the field of foreign investment. This action is even more relevant in countries such as Brazil, which ...

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Recommended reading – The renounce of revisional procedures in international arbitration

The arbitration system presupposes the recognition by law of a significant degree of freedom of the parties to take away from the judiciary the prerogative of exercising jurisdiction. This margin has been well accepted ...

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Transformations in Contemporary Public Law

  The contemporary public law currently goes through postpositivism phase, a period of overcoming the formal legalism, with the recognition of the Constitution and fundamental rights as the central axis of the legal ...

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Place of incorporation & brazilian depositary receipts & applicable-law

Bruno Fernandes Dias has posted on his blog dedicated to Brazilian judicial and administrative courts’ rulings a comment on Administrative Procedure No. Rj2012/11523, issued by the Brazilian Securities Commission. The post ...

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Brazilian challenges in international trade

International contracts put firms and lawyers in the complex position to find appropriate solutions in the middle of the application of different legal systems. To facilitate global trade, the United Nations sponsored the ...

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Reciprocity principle in international law and tax exemption for airlines

Bruno Fernandes Dias has posted on his blog dedicated to Brazilian judicial and administrative courts’ rulings a comment on AEROVIAS NACIONALES DE COLOMBIA S/A AVIANCA v. UNIAO FEDERAL. He discusses the reciprocity ...

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