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Civil Liability Of Internet Service Providers: The Emerging Of A More Liberal Legal Framework

Article written by Claudio Mattos, senior partner, and Fabio Celli,…


Os efeitos da mora no pagamento do prêmio de seguro

Artigo de João Marcelo dos Santos e Bárbara Bassani de Souza


Os tribunais brasileiros, seguindo o entendimento do Superior Tribunal de
Justiça, têm determinado o pagamento da indenização securitária, mesmo diante do não pagamento do prêmio por parte do segurado. Referido entendimento, entretanto, não est…


New CVM Regulation Encourages Private Equity Funds To Invest In Smaller Companies

Article by Thiago Giantomassi


The Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission [Comissão de Valores Mobiliários — “CVM”] enacted on November 26, 2013, CVM Regulation No. 540, to amend CVM Regulation No. 391 of July 16, 2003, as amended (“CVM Regulation 391"), which regulates…


Debit Balance Offsetting: From A Benefit To Companies To A Thorn In Their Side

Article written by Edimara Iansen Wieczorek, senior partner, and Marco Favini, associate at Demarest Advogados


The tax offsetting, currently regulated by Federal Revenue’s Normative Instruction (IN/RFB) no. 1 300/12, is a tool extremely effective for companies…

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Articles written by the partners of Demarest Advogados, one of the most reputable law firms in Brazil and one of the largest in Latin America.


Data Protection and The Insurance Market — Brazilian Legal Aspects

Article written by Andre Alarcon, senior partner at Demarest Advogados


There has been an increasing interest about the Brazilian laws providing for data protection in the insurance market.

Although there is no specific rule on the protection of databases currently in…


Is EBITDA The Correct Methodology For Valuation In M&A?

Article written by Gabriel Kuznietz, M&A senior partner at Demarest Advogados


Civil Liability Of Internet Service Providers: The Emerging Of A More Liberal Legal Framework

Article written by Claudio Mattos, senior partner, and Fabio Celli,…


Impact of proposed new Commercial Code on joint ventures

Article written by Paulo Rocha, senior partner in charge of M&A at Demarest Advogados