Category: “Lawyers”

Ricardo Tosto de OlivieraCarvalho: Changing the Legal Landscape in Brazil

There has been a drastic rise in the number of professional lawyers practicing in Brazil. As of 2017, statistics show that there are more than 600,000 licensed lawyers who are actively practicing profession. A third of them reside in the city of Sao Paolo, and the rest are scattered along the major cities and far-flung […]

Attorney Bruno Fagali And Resolution 4,595

If you’re familiar with Brazil’s business laws, you may have heard of resolution 4,595/1964; this relatively new law revolves around compliance, at least as it pertains to financial institutions. The overall premise behind resolution 4,595/1964 is to create a uniform framework that all financial institutions must abide by, which includes licensing, liquidity, foreign investments, and […]

SEC Whistleblower Award Given Out

Whistleblowers often take a lot of risks. For one thing, when they point out any wrongs in the company, then they find themselves having to fave the possibility of retaliation. Often times, the retaliation comes in the form of job loss from the unethical company. While it does seem like a bad thing, the blessing […]