amendment proposes the adoption of the instrument, currently sealed in Brazilian corporate law. Mechanism can be attractive for novice companies and stimulate investment in Brazilian stock exchanges.
The duty of diligence of administrators takes on new contours today. Even if the stakeholders have no rights guaranteed by law, neglecting esg aspects can destroy shareholder value in the long run.
Working together to promote ESG practices, companies and the third sector can increase both parties' value and accelerate progress in the environmental, social, and governance front.
Linx's founding shareholders are not prevented from voting at the meeting convened to approve its merger of shares.
Does a lender's liability for acts of corruption require its direct participation in the illegal activity or any knowledge (actual or assumed) about it? Which acts of financing, funding, or sponsorship give rise to liability according to the Brazilian Anti-Corruption Law? This article by our attorneys addresses these and other issues
Can non-profit associations be seen as companies in some situations and resort to judicial reorganization under the terms of the Business Reorganization Law?
Although the conversion is now accepted from the standpoint of public recording, there are still controversies regarding its legal possibility and some practical difficulties of an accounting and tax nature.
Although it has harmonized the understanding of the registration agencies, the new rule generates controversies, such as regarding the types of advantages that may be assigned to preferred quotas.
Normative Instruction No. 81 of the National Department of Business Registration and Integration of the Ministry of Economy (DREI), issued on June 15, 2020, consolidated general rules and guidelines related to company registration procedures, which...
The reporting is mandatory to those holding assets abroad amounting to or exceeding the equivalent to US$100,000 on December 31, 2019
No obligation to suspend activities ancillary to essential activities: an analysis of the impacts of Federal Decree No. 10,282/20
Learn about the main changes to the rules for complying with legal obligations and the new deadlines for submitting documents or information in the 2020 fiscal year.