Newsletter - Issue 135

II Symposium of Civil Procedure Law (Brasília – August 12 to 14)

In the next days 12 to 14 of August, the Center for Judicial Studies of the Federal Justice Council (CEJ) will promote the II Symposium of Civil Procedure Law. The event will take place at the STJ. Eduardo Talamini is one of the scientific coordinators of the Cognizance Proceedings module. Click here for more information.

ANEEL International Seminar: Micro and Mini Distributed Generation

ANEEL will promote in June the International Seminar about Micro and Mini Distributed Generation, when the improvement of regulations and solutions for energy compensation mechanisms will be discuss. Entries can be made through by sending an email to eventos@aneel.gov.br. Check out the program here.

TCU event: the New Law on Public Enterprises (Brasília – June 5th)

On June 5 th, Marçal Justen Filho will give a lecture about the interpretation and application of article 28, items I and II of Law 13303/2016 in TCU. Entries can be made through the TCU website.

Dialogs on Civil Procedure and Arbitration in Lisbon

In early March, Eduardo Talamini took part in the symposium of the Portuguese Fiscal Association, in Lisbon. His lecture dealt with the arbitration in public law. On the same occasion, he participated in the “NELB invites” program and was interviewed about arbitration, procedural agreements and early production of evidence by members of the Center for Luso-Brazilian Studies. Click here to watch the videos of the interview.

The Introduction Law to Brazilian Law Standards and the administrative contracts

The Federal Law 13.655/18, which came into force on April 25th, introduces legal basis for the adoption of efficient practices in administrative contracts and the control over them. Some of the main rules of the new Law are under review by the lawyer Guilherme F. Dias Reisdorfer.

ANTAQ begins public hearing for review of the standards about segregation service

On May 25th, ANTAQ has started the public hearing to review the Resolution nº 2.389, which deals with the segregation and delivery of cargo services by the port terminals. Check out Rafael Wallbach Schwind’s comments on the subject and the comparative study (in attached) that highlights the changes intended by the draft standards submitted to the public hearing.

Definitive acceptance of works and services under the regime of the Law 8.666

The acceptance of works and services provided in favor of the Public Administration is submitted to a specific legal regime. In spite of express provision in the Law 8.666, many questions and disputes about the acceptance of the contractual subject have been arising. André Guskow Cardoso examines some of these issues.

Law 13.460 – Law of Redemption of Citizenship

The Law 13.460/17 will come into force in June this year in the big Brazilian cities. The Law, that could be qualified as the Law of Redemption of Citizenship, recognizes the leading role of the citizen as a fundamental player in the public law relations. It makes unlawful the conception inherited from the authoritarianism that the citizen is an “administered”, a “subordinate”, an “obstacle” to the development of the government activities. In short, it is a Law that every Brazilian need to know and keep a copy in their pocket permanently. Check out the text published by Marçal Justen Filho on the website Migalhas.

Concession of the Instantaneous Lottery – Lotex (JOTA)

On April 5th, the BNDES has published the invitation for bids, in the form of auction, for the concession of public services of the Exclusive Instantaneous Lottery – LOTEX. Check out the commentary by Fernão Justen Oliveira e Ricardo de Paula Feijó on the issue, published at Coluna do Justen, at JOTA.

1st Brazilian Congress of Public Law of Infrastructure (Brasília – June 7th)

The partner Marçal Justen Filho and Marco Aurélio Barcelos Silva are the scientific coordinators of the 1st Brazilian Congress of Public Law and Infrastructure, that will be held on June 7th. Marçal Justen Filho will make a lecture entitled “Why a Public Law of Infrastructure?”; Cesar Pereira will speak about the arbitrability of administrative sanctions; and Rafael Wallbach Schwind will make an presentation about controversial aspects of the new law of ports. The event will take place at the auditorium of the Brasiliense Institute of Public Law.

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