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November 2018

  • São Paulo Court of Justice guarantees the exercise of right of first refusal by a minority quotaholder
  • Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission issues Guidance Report on indemnity agreements
  • Carneiro de Oliveira Advogados law firm and its partners Gyedre Carneiro de Oliveira and Érika Aguiar Carvalho Fleck are highlights in the law yearbook
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October 2018

  • São Paulo Court of Justice decides on the removal of a partner from a limited liability company due to serious misconduct;
  • Brazilian Federal Revenue Counsel acknowledges the regularity of a corporate reorganization structure involving the sale of corporate stakes by investment funds (FIP);
  • Brazilian Superior Court of Justice decides on the prescriptive period applicable to the breach of contractual obligations.
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September 2018

  • Brazilian Superior Court of Justice acknowledges the competence of arbitral courts to decide on matters related to the partial dissolution of a limited liability company.
  • Enacted law ruling upon the protection of personal data and modifying Brazilian regulation over internet issues
  • Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission and Brazilian Antitrust Authorities establish a new group for collaborative work
  • Once again, Founding Partner Gyedre Carneiro de Oliveira has been ranked in Chambers Global/2019 and in Chambers Latin America/2019
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August 2018

  • Brazilian Securities and Exchange Comission launches a public hearing on a normative ruling that changes the procedures related to its sanctioning duties
  • Brazilian Commercial Registry Department issues a new normative ruling to standardize the requirements the State Boards of Trade may impose
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July 2018

  • STJ acknowledges the enforcement of electronic agreements digitally executed only by the contracting parties
  • CVM decides on the trade of securities by third parties hired by a company during blackout periods
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June 2018

  • The cancelation of the injunction which authorized the non-disclosure of the minimum, average and maximum remuneration of publicly-held company’s managers
  • Brazilian Federal Senate approves a bill of law with new parameters for the disregard of legal entity
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May 2018

  • Extended deadline for the submission of report on the Brazilian Corporate Governance Code
  • CVM punishes controlling shareholder and managers for wrongdoings in company’s management
  • CVM confirms its understanding on its jurisdiction to investigate acts related to wholly owned subsidiaries of publicly-held companies, as well as controlling shareholders duty to abstain from voting on proposals to file civil liability claims against themselves
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April 2018

  • CVM decided on the replacement of Board members elected through the multiple voting process
  • CODIM disclosed Guidance Statement on “Shareholder Participation at General Meetings”
  • CVM publishes annual report on its sanctioning activities in 2017
  • The founding partner Gyedre Carneiro de Oliveira was recently recognized by Who’s Who Legal 2017
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March 2018

  • Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) discloses Circular Letter (Ofício Circular) with general guidelines for publicly-held corporations
  • CVM convicts controlling shareholder and managers for violating corporate rules
  • Annual Declaration of Brazilian Capital Abroad – DCBE 2018
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February 2018

  • Ordinary Shareholders’ Meetings and quotaholders’ annual meetings
  • CVM rejects Term of Commitment in a Claim Involving the Breach of the Diligence Duty
  • Corporate Officers Acquitted of Omission of Information on the Quarterly Financial Reports
  • CVM revokes specific provisions regarding the periodic obligations of Instruction 480
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