quarta-feira, 15 de abril de 2015

Brazil's president names progressive lawyer to Supreme Court | Reuters

It is not exactly the progressive ideology that worries me, but the fact the this judge would be the second one that has been clearly affiliated to PT and that may still be a supporter of the party.







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Brazilian IT Associations Raise Concerns About New Tax Legislation - Nearshore Americas | The New Axis of Outsourcing

This is about social security. Not to mention the constant shifting of rules regarding importation of sotware, services and IT infrastructure.





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Did Apple and its ad designers steal from Brazilian artist Britto? | Ars Technica

Apple and Brazil, a constant struggle for intellectual property (as posted here before, this is not the first time).





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'Long Arm' of NY Courts Can Reach Brazil, Panel Rules | New York Law Journal

Can it be useful to predict the outcome of the lawsuits against Petrobras?





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terça-feira, 17 de março de 2015

Brazil has a new Civil Procedure Code

Bildergebnis für brasil processo judiciaisAfter 05 years of discussions, the new civil procedure code has finally passed into law.

It comes into effect in one year from today.

I see that is has brought innovations in class actions and in the use of legal precedent, but I haven't studied it in depth.

I will start workin on it and will share my findings with you.



Source of image: http://gilbertosilvaconsultor.blogspot.com.br/2011/01/cnj-divulga-justica-em-numeros.html