Brazilian Labor Law Reform

Last Friday (July 14, 2017), President Michel Temer approved Legislative Bill (Projeto de Lei) No. 38/2017, the so-called “Labor Reform”, after it was approved by the Brazilian Senate (Senado Federal) on Tuesday (July 11, 2017), which proposed numerous provisions for reform of the Brazilian Labor Code (Consolidação das Leis do Trabalho – CLT). Contrary to […]

Attorney from CLA takes part in international arbitration event held in Europe

The XXIV Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (“Vis Moot”) was held from April 5 to 13, 2017, which takes place every year in Vienna, Austria, since 1994, and has been taking place in Hong Kong since 2004.   This year’s Vis Moot had close to 4,000 participants representing 342 law schools from 72 […]


Wednesday (March 22, 2017), Legislative Bill (“LB” – Projeto de Lei) No. 4,302/1998, the so-called “Outsourcing Law” (Lei de Terceirização) – a Bill that had been presented to the Brazilian Congress almost 20 years ago – was approved by the Brazilian House of Representatives (Câmara dos Deputados), and sent to President Michel Temer for his […]


Liberdade Religiosa

Liberdade Religiosa Trecho da participação do Deputado Eduardo Cunha; Presidente da Câmara dos Deputados, durante a frente Parlamentar Mista pela Liberdade Religiosa, que contou também com a presença do Dr. Ricardo Cerqueira Leite, em Brasília. ‪

Civil TJSC – Termination signed and notarized recognized prevents further discussion – 30/3/2015

The 2nd Commercial Law Chamber of the ECJ dismissed the appeal of a truck driver who said harmed by the undoing of a commercial partnership, focused on intercity and interstate transportation of cargo. The author claims to have worked for the defendant, now deceased, for about four months; this period, acquired a truck with semi-trailer […]

Civil – TJSP – State is ordered to indemnify mother, of a dead student in school Institution 25/03/2015

The 7th Public Law Chamber of TJSP determined that the State Treasury to pay £ 250,000 in compensation for moral damage to the mother of a student of Assisi teaching the public, who died trying to jump the wall of the institution. According to the author of the compensation action, at the time when his […]

Labour – Work of housecleaner is incompatible with the continuity required to configure the link – 05/03/2015

A caregiver for the elderly sought recognition of bond of employment home, alleging that worked three times per week in a residence, by completing the requirements of Law 5,859 /72. The law establishes that is considered domestic employee “who provides services of continuous nature and purpose not profitable to the person or family within these […]

Empresarial – Resolução traz prazos para o envio de dados – 25/02/2015

A Resolução nº 1, publicada ontem pelo Comitê Gestor do Sistema de Escrituração Digital das Obrigações Fiscais, Previdenciárias e Trabalhistas (eSocial), estabeleceu prazos – alguns deles apertados – para o envio de informações pelas empresas, além de aprovar os novos manual e layouts do sistema.

Business – Our brands can coexist – 25/02/2015

In recent years, companies have been keen to protect their brands more effectively, given that they are one of your most important assets. Through a visually perceptible symbol, it can represent both the reputation of a company, as the quality of the product or service that is offered. Many times its value exceeds all other […]

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