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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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Justice Tribunal of Rio de Janeiro Calls For an Institutional Pact to Reduce Litigation (May 02, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

In an effort to reduce repetitive litigation, the Justice Tribunal of the Brazilian State of Rio ...

Topic: Consumer protection; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Brazil

New Internet Rules (April 29, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

On April 24, 2014, Brazil published Law No. 12,965, which establishes principles, guarantees, rights, and obligations ...

Topic: Data protection; Internet; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Brazil

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Last updated: July 03, 2014