Newsletter - Issue 125

Management of resources for the Government payment orders

Law 13.463/07 established the management of resources destined to federal Government payments orders, including the ones of small values. The article of Paulo Osternack Amaral allows a first approach about the issue.

Rebidding proceeding at Law 13.448 (JOTA)

In June, Cesar Pereira published an article at JOTA about the new regime of the rebidding proceeding provided for in Article 4, item III, of Law 13.448. This proceeding comprehends the friendly termination of partnership contracts related to the Investments Partnership Program (provided for in Law 13.334) and the conclusion of new contracts through a bidding procedure. The institute is relevant to the road, railway and airport sectors. Read the full text here

The Government contracting law firms without previous bidding proceeding

The Government contracting law firms without previous bidding proceeding (Articles 13, item V, and 25, item II, of Law 8.666) is at the agenda of the Brazilian Supreme Court. The plenary session initiated the judgement of the Appeal 658.558, in which general repercussion was recognized. After Justice Dias Toffoli’s vote, the judgement was suspended. This judgment will continue jointly with the Declaratory Action of Constitutionality 45, reported by Justice Luís Roberto Barroso. Check the briefing elaborated by the lawyer Miguel Godoy on the main arguments, conditions and proposals discussed at the judgment.


Check the monthly column of Justen, Pereira, Oliveira e Talamini at JOTA. The website will publish the law firm’s articles always on the third Friday of each month. Access here.

IV CAM-CCBC Pan American Congress of Arbitration (São Paulo – October 23 and 24)

In October, Marçal Justen Filho will participate in the panel about “The practice of Arbitration with Government organs” of the IV Pan American Congress of Arbitration promoted by the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Chamber of Commerce Brazil-Canada. Click here to obtain more information about the event.

CAMESC Congress of Arbitration and Mediation (Itajaí – August 25)

The Arbitration and Mediation Chamber of Santa Catarina – CAMESC will promote its second congress on August 25 at Itajaí. Two partners of Justen, Pereira, Oliveira e Talamini will participate in the panels. Marçal Justen Filho will give the opening lecture on the inapplicability of Law 8.666 to the selection of arbitrators and arbitration chambers by the Government and Rafael Wallbach Schwind will talk about arbitration and mediation regarding the Government. Access the program here and watch the video of the congress first edition.

XXVIII Paraná State Congress of Administrative Law (Curitiba – September 22 to 25)

The Institute of Administrative Law of Paraná will promote its annual congress between August 22 and 25. Marçal Justen Filho will participate in the panel on the Revolution of Public Biddings on August 24 at 10:30 a.m. Cesar Pereira will give a lecture about the Revolution in the Global Infrastructure and Investments to the State Modernization on August 25 at 10:30 a.m. Click here for more information.

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