The regulatory agencies model can be used as an instrument of institutional improvement - to stimulate the organisation of civil society, and its participation in the political process. Instead of abolishing the agencies, we would work towards...
Food manufacturer Sadia concluded last week the distribution of shares of a new FIDC (Investment Fund in Credit Rights). So called receivables fund, the portfolio was structured by Dutch bank Rabobank International, and shall enable Sadia to raise...
According to Circular No. 3,181, of March 6, 2003, individuals or legal entities that are resident, domiciled or headquartered in Brazil (as defined by tax law) shall declare to the Central Bank of Brazil the amounts of assets of any nature...
Brazil´s Fundação Vale do Rio Doce de Seguridade Social (Valia) has sold 6,906,056,995 common shares, representing 9.3 per cent of the capital stock, of Brazilian steel producer of Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN) in a...
The polemic Provisional Measure No. 113 (“MP”) sets forth rules for the trade of the 2003 soy crop. The sale of that crop was suspended because the soy was transgenic. As a matter of fact, the MP solves the problem of the soy harvested...
Law firms invest time and money in all kinds of actions. Law firms are going beyond pro bono – providing free of charge services for social institutions -- and their social action becomes more and more frequent. At Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e...