Newsletter - Issue 138

Book release: Administrative Law Course – 13th edition

On this month, the publishing company Thomson Reuters – Revista dos Tribunais is releasing the 13th edition of the Administrative Law Course, written by Marçal Justen Filho. The book has been totally reformulated and updated in accordance with the recent case law and legislation in force, including the Law 13.655 (that establishes the legal certainty and efficiency in the edition and application of Public Law), the Law 13.460 (Law of public services users) and the Law 13.303 (Law of state-owned enterprises). Click here

Chambers and Partners

Chambers and Partners has again classified Justen, Pereira, Oliveira e Talamini as one of the two best law firms in dispute resolution in South Brazil (Band 1) and as one of the best law firms specialized in Public Law in the country (Band 2) – check here. Marçal Justen Filho was named one of the best Public Law lawyers in Brazil (Band 1) – check here. And Eduardo Talamini was reconized as one of the best lawyers in dispute resolution in South Brazil (Band 1) and as one of the best lawyers specialized in national arbitration (Band 5) – check here.

Arbitration and Corruption

On August 21, in Curitiba, CAMFIEP – Arbitration and Mediation Chamber of Paraná State Federation of Industries organized a debate entitled Corruption and Arbitration. Read here some of the ideas presented at the event by Cesar Pereira, which focus on the arbitrator duties when he faces practices of corruption by the parties. More

Arbitration and case law

The XII Brazilian Symposium of Procedure Law (Belo Horizonte – August 22 to 24) counted with the participation of the partner Eduardo Talamini in the panel on some of the main new questions about the relation between arbitration and judicial power. Among others, there was a discussion regarding the (in)existence of an arbitrator submission duty to the judicial case law. Read here a brief text and watch a video of Eduardo Talamini about the subject.

Federal Court of Accounts: there is no need of parity between the salaries of proposal and the ones effectively paid

In the last years, the Federal Court of Accounts has consolidated a new understanding about the parity between the salaries indicated in the bidder’s price sheet and the salaries effectively paid to the employees during the contract performance. Read the comments of Eduardo Nadvorny Nascimento, written under the orientation of the associate lawyer Rodrigo Goulart de Freitas Pombo. More…

Symposium about the five years of Anticorruption Law (Rio de Janeiro – August 31)

The Symposium about the Five Years of Anticorruption Law will occur on August 31 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The partner Rafael Wallbach Schwind will give a lecture at 4 p.m. about self-cleaning of companies accused of corruption. The event will take place at the Superior School of Advocacy of OAB/RJ in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Click here.

Understanding the port rates (Vitória – August 31)

On August 31, OAB/ES and its Commission of Maritime, Port and Custom Law will promote the event called Understanding port rates: box rate and terminal handling charge, beginning at 9:30 p.m. The partner Rafael Wallbach Schwind will be one of the panelists.

Arbitration Course in the Advocacy-General of the Union (São Paulo – September 14)

On September 14, from 9 p.m. to 12 p.m., Marçal Justen Filho will give a lecture in the Course of Arbitration that aims to increase the capacity of AGU members. The School of AGU in the Third Region and the Brazilian Committee of Arbitration (CBAr) will promote the course in the city of São Paulo.

Symposium about Arbitration: polemics and news (Ribeirão Preto – September 14)

On September 14, beginning at 14 p.m., FAAP Ribeirão Preto will promote the symposium Arbitration: polemics and news. The associate lawyer Diego Franzoni will participate as a panelist, speaking about corporate arbitration. Registrations can be done in the FAAP’s website.

XXXII Brazilian Congress of Administrative Law (Florianópolis – September 19)

Marçal Justen Filho has been invited to compose the panel called Infrastructure Law and Partnerships with the Market of the XXXII Brazilian Congress of Administrative Law. The event, organized in honor to the Professor Maria Sylvia Zanella Di Pietro, will occur on September 19, beginning at 14 p.m., in the Convention Center of Florianópolis (Santa Catarina). See the program here.

Round table: Reform of the Improbity Law and Corruption Prevention (Brasília – September 24)

On September 24, at 7 p.m., Marçal Justen Filho will participate of the Round Table about the Reform of the Administrative Improbity Law and Corruption Prevention, in the Law Faculty of the Presbyterian Mackenzie University of Brasília.

XI Competencia Internacional de Arbitraje (Bogotá – September 27 and October 1)

Between September 27 and October 1, the XI Competencia Internacional de Arbitraje, organized by the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina) and the University of Rosario (Colombia), will occur in Bogotá. The event will count with the participation of 50 teams from Latin America, North America and Europe. The associate lawyer Luísa Quintão will participate as an arbitrator and coach of the Equipo CAM-CCBC, formed by students of FGV-SP, Mackenzie, PUC-SP and USP, organized and sponsored by the Arbitration and Mediation Center of CAM-CCBC. Click here for more information.

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