Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law

One of the pillars of every company in judicial reorganization is the search for the best and most efficient means of recovery, in order to achieve both the approval of the reorganization plan by creditors and its organized implementation...
Since the enactment of Law No. 11,101/05, legal scholars and case law have been trying to find a fair balance between the principles that govern bankruptcy law and the necessary protection of workers' rights. More recently, the case law has been...
Globalization increasingly demands regulation on cross-border insolvency, and Brazil is no exception. Considering this reality and driven by the Covid-19 crisis, which required rapid responses to the deterioration of the country's economy, Law No...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...