Highlights of the week

Once more, the real estate practice of Machado Meyer will sponsor the International Bar Association’s Real Estate Latin America Conference. Once more, the real estate practice of Machado Meyer will sponsor the International Bar Association’s...

Renata Martins de Oliveira Amado, Patricia Yuriko Matsubara, and Raphael Augusto Lopes de Freitas The Civil Code prohibits the provision of lex commissoria clauses, which consist of inserting a clause in fiduciary sale agreements allowing the...

Maria Flavia Seabra and Marina R. Cavalli It is no news that the current mayor has been concerned with the development of an urban policy that can improve the quality of life in São Paulo. His main target is to update the laws that provide for...

Eduardo Perazza de Medeiros and Leandro Gouveia Felix  Although it has kept the limitation on the res judicata to the terms of the decision that rules on the merits, in whole or in part, the new Brazilian Code of Civil Procedure (CPC) has...