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New Code of Civil Procedure Approved by Federal Senate (December 19, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On December 17, 2014, the Brazilian Federal Senate approved a new Code of Civil Procedure that ...
Topic: Civil procedure
Civil Code Amendment Changes Joint Custody Rules (December 04, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On November 26, 2014, the Brazilian Federal Senate approved an amendment to articles 1,583, 1,584, 1,585 ...
Topic: Child custody; Civil code; Divorce; Families
Schools Required to Show Films Produced in the Country (July 03, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
A Law published on June 27, 2014, makes it mandatory for public and private schools to ...
Topic: Education; Television and Film
Penal Code Amended (July 03, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On June 27, 2014, Brazil published Law No. 13,008, which increases the punishment for smuggling. ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Smuggling
Air Force Authorized to Destroy Hostile Aircraft (June 23, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
A Decree published on June 12, 2014, gives the commander of the Brazilian Air Force the ...
Topic: Armed forces and national security; Aviation and airports; National security
No Violent Fans for the World Cup (June 23, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On June 10, 2014, the Ministry of Justice published Administrative Act No. 933, which provides that ...
Topic: Border security; Immigration; Sports and recreation
Blacks Will Have 20% of Available Executive Branch Positions (June 18, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
According to article 1 of Law No. 12,990, sanctioned by Brazilian President Dilma Roussef on June ...
Topic: Minority employment; Officials and employees
New Law Punishes Parents for Spanking Children and Adolescents (June 17, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On June 4, 2014, the Brazilian Federal Senate approved a draft law that would punish families ...
Topic: Child abuse; Child welfare
People with HIV/AIDS Protected Against Discrimination (June 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On June 2, 2014, Brazil promulgated Law No. 12,984 (Lei No. 12.984, de 2 de ...
Topic: Discrimination; HIV/AIDS
Constitutional Amendment Approved (June 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On May 27, 2014, the Brazilian Federal Senate approved a proposal for a constitutional amendment that ...
Topic: Constitution; Drug trafficking; Labor
National Education Plan Approved (June 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On June 3, 2014, the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies voted on and approved a National Education ...
Topic: Education; Education funding
No Pedophiles Allowed in Brazil (May 30, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On May 22, 2014, the Brazilian Minister of Justice, Eduardo Cardozo, and the Minister of the ...
Topic: Child abuse; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
New Law on Travel Agencies Partially Vetoed (May 28, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
Brazilian President Dilma Roussef vetoed one-half of the articles of Law No. 12,974 of May 15, ...
Topic: Consumer protection; Executive powers; Tourism
Dismantling of Cars Regulated (May 28, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On May 20, 2104, Brazil promulgated Law No. 12,977, which regulates the dismantling of motor vehicles ...
Topic: Motor vehicles; Waste management
National Council of Justice Launches Campaign for the Rational Use of Resources (May 23, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On May 13, 2014, Brazil's National Council of Justice (Conselho Nacional de Justiça, CNJ) launched a ...
Topic: Energy; Environmental protection; Judiciary; Natural resources
Pre-Paid Electricity Regulated (May 21, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
The Brazilian Agency of Electric Energy (Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica, ANEEL) published Resolution No. 610 ...
Topic: Energy; Energy revenues and royalties
Sexual Exploitation of Children Now a Heinous Crime (May 21, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
Legislation approved by the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies on May 14, 2014, makes sexual exploitation of ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Foreigners Statute Amended (May 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
Brazil's Law No. 12,968 of May 7, 2014 (Lei No. 12.968, de 7 de Maio ...
Topic: Internet; Visas and passports
State Offers Reward for Information that Helps Solve Crimes (May 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
On May 6, 2014, the Brazilian state of São Paulo launched a State Reward Program (Programa ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Justice Tribunal of the State of Rio de Janeiro Implements New Means to Access Legal Materials (May 02, 2014) by Eduardo Soares
The Justice Tribunal of the Brazilian State of Rio de Janeiro has implemented a new means ...
Topic: Information technology; Judiciary
Last updated: December 19, 2014