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Paraguay: New Law Prohibiting Unauthorized Advertising on Cellular Phones

(Aug. 1, 2017) On June 30, 2017, the President of Paraguay promulgated Law 5830 on prohibiting unauthorized advertising via cellular phones.  The Law gives users the power to decide whether they want to receive such advertising.  (Rige la Ley que Prohibe Publicidad No Autorizada en Telefonos Celulares, LA NACION (July 12, 2017).) Law 5830 creates a […]

Paraguay: Referendum on Right to Vote of Paraguayans Residing Abroad

(Oct. 5, 2011) On October 9, 2011, for the first time in more than 22 years of democracy, Paraguay will hold a referendum on an amendment to article 120 of the National Constitution (Constitución Política (CP), art. 120, International Constitutional Law Project website (unofficial site)) to allow Paraguayan nationals residing overseas to vote in national […]