Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law

Bill 4,458/20, approved by the Senate on November 25 of this year, amends laws - 11,101/05, 10,522/02, and 8,929/94, to update the legislation on judicial reorganizations, extrajudicial reorganizations, and bankruptcy of entrepreneurs and business...
For years, the matter of how the Public Treasury should behave when becoming aware of the bankruptcy of a legal entity that has a tax enforcement proceeding n(s) against it pending  trial was discussed. Several legal controversies  have...
Various articles and news pieces have appeared in the specialized media in relation to Bill No. 1,397/20, which contemplates emergency measures to deal with the effects of the covid-19 pandemic, including amendments to Law No. 11,101/05 (Bankruptcy...
Law No. 14,122, published on December 24 in the Official Gazette, updates the legislation on in-court reorganizations, out-of-court reorganizations, and bankruptcy of entrepreneurs and business companies. The text derives from Bill 4,458/20, which...
Law No. 11211/20, signed on December 24, introduced various changes in the Bankruptcy and Judicial Reorganization Law (Law No. 11,101/05 or the LRF). Among the main ones are those related to the role of the judicial trustee, whose main functions...
The impacts of the covid-19 pandemic are undeniable and the three branches of government have been adopting measures to mitigate public health risks while dealing with the effects of the economic and financial crisis. In this scenario, the...
The Plenary of the National Council of Justice (CNJ) passed on May 18, an actthat orders State Courts to create and keep a Registry of Judicial Administrators/Trustees.[1] The purpose is to standardize the treatment given by the courts to the...
On May 21, the House of Representatives approved Bill 1,397/20, which contemplates emergency measures to deal with the effects of the covid-19 pandemic, including amendments to the Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization Law (LRF). The approved...
Renata Oliveira, Marcos Costa e Gustavo Inacarato Marques As the “silo of the world", Brazil has in agribusiness a segment of unquestionable relevance for the economy. The sector shows its productive strength in the GDP result for...
The National Congress partially overturned, on March 17, the vetoes of the President of the Republic to Bill No. 4,458/20, which promoted the reform of the Law on Recoveries and Bankruptcies (Law No. 11,101/05 or LRF). From this deliberation, some...
The Arbitration Act was enacted more than two decades ago and had its constitutionality declared incidentally by the Supreme Court (STF) in the context of an appeal arinsing from a proceeding of ratification of a foreign court decision (Case No...
Alberto Faro, Renata Oliveira and Felipe Baracat   The recently published Law No. 14,112/20, which amends the Judicial Recovery Law, brought innovations on the institute of substantial consolidation, generating some concern for sponsors and...