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Gestão de riscos e compliance são pilares de um bom governo, dizem especialistas

Gestão de riscos e compliance são pilares de um bom governo, dizem especialistas

Gestão de riscos e compliance são dois pilares que fazem parte da boa governança, mas ainda é preciso evoluir. Este foi o entendimento de especialistas da área econômica no seminário "Direito e Desenvolvimento", promovido pela Escola de Direito do Rio de Janeiro da Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV Direito Rio) em Brasília, nesta sexta-feira (17/8). (...)
Applicability of the “labor reform” to employment contracts

Applicability of the “labor reform” to employment contracts

In November 11th, 2017, Law nº 13467/2017, popularly known as the “Labor Reform”, entered in force, whose innovations have been the subject of analysis and discussion by the legal community. In fact, many articles about the matter have been published at EAA’s site . A discussion which was thought overcome was that of the applicability of the new law to employment contracts begun before it entered in force, seeing that, in December 14th, 2017, Provisional Presidential Decree nº 808/2017 was published, explicitly stating, in its 2nd Article, that “That which is laid out in Law nº 13.467, of July 13th, 2017, is applicable, in its entirety, to employment contracts in force.” (...)
The Unavailability of Goods in Actions against Misconducts of Public servants - Exception or Rule?

The Unavailability of Goods in Actions against Misconducts of Public servants - Exception or Rule?

Brazil is experiencing a historical moment of severe political crisis. Scandals about corruption, misappropriation of funds, frauds in administrative procedures, among others are daily showed by the media, undermining more and more the confidence of the people in their representatives. The contemporary political crisis caused the so-called public civil actions against misconducts of public servants to increase in quantity and severity. In these actions it is possible to be request the urgent measure of unavailability of Defendant’s assets. If that measure is granted Defendant’s patrimony may be totally or partially blocked. This exceptional measure is becoming a rule and that situation deserves the attention of the law operators.

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