Deadline to register Financial-Economic...

A reminder that according to Resolution No. 3844, of March 23, 2010, of the Brazilian National Monetary Council, and Circular No. 3814, of December 7, 2016, of the Central Bank of Brazil, companies that receive foreign investment must annually submit their financial data related to the base-date of December 31, 2019 by March 31, 2020, […]


On January 15, 2020, the National Consumer Secretariat (“SENACON”) of the Ministry of Justice and Public Safety, initiated a public consultation on the draft of the ordinance about child advertising. Suggestions and comments on the draft may be sent to SENACON by January 31, 2020, through an online form. The draft of the ordinance is […]

CETESB will receive the Annual Declarat...

On January 6, 2020, CETESB (Environmental Company of the State of Sao Paulo) published a media release informing that, as of 2020, the Annual Declaration of Solid Wastes should be filed via digital form available in its website. According to the release, all the procedure will be filed via internet without the need to go […]

Conviction in the Appellate Court: chan...

Proposals to amend the Criminal Law that would allow arrest as of the decision issued by the Court of Appeals may enable workers to receive amounts prior to the end of the labor lawsuit. If the Congress approve the proposed amendments, Labor Judges may use the understanding of Criminal Law to allow plaintiffs to receive […]

Public hearing carried out in order to ...

Yesterday, a public hearing took place aiming at discussing a proposal to regulate decommissioning of oil production installations, with the participation of the Brazilian Institute for Environment and Natural Renewable Resources (IBAMA), at the Federal Oil, Gas and Biofuels Agency central office (ANP) and the Brazilian Navy. The proposal brought by IBAMA, ANP and the […]

Deadline for adjustment to the Conversi...

Federal Government published, on January 03, 2020, the Federal Decree No. 10,198/2020, extending the deadline related to the Conversion of Fines Program at the federal level. That way, those who have expressed their will to participate in the program under Federal Decree No. 9,179/2017 will be able to reiterate their interest and make the due […]


Federal Decree No. 10.197/2020 was published on January 3rd, 2020 to establish the website “” as the official platform for the direct federal public administration to resolve consumer dispute resolution. According to the Decree, agencies and entities that possess their own platforms for consumer disputes resolution will migrate their services to “” by December 31, […]

New regulation establishes the criteria...

Federal Decree No. 10,178, published at the Federal Official Gazette on December 19th, 2019, regulates the recently enacted Economic Freedom Act (Law No. 13,874/2019). From the environmental standpoint, it establishes criteria to the Federal Public Administration comply with for the classification of the economic activities regarding its risk, besides defining the tacit approval of environmental […]

Readjustment of prices for CETESB Licen...

Last Thursday (19 December 2019), at a collective writ of mandamus proposed by the Industry Federation of the State of São Paulo (FIESP), the reporting judge in charge of the Interlocutory Review attempted (Procedure No. 2280545-79.2019.8.26.0000) at the State Court of Justice (TJ-SP) granted injunction to determine CETESB keeps from enforcing Decree No. 64,512/2019, which […]

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