Legal Update


LGPD in force represents historical milestone for the Brazilian market

September 18, 2020 should be considered a historical milestone for the theme privacy and data protection in Brazil. It is the day when the General Data Protection Law, the so-called LGPD, finally came into force. Read […]

The Brazilian business environment and its opportunities in 2019

By Fabiana Rodrigues da Fonseca, Paulo Fernando Talarico, Diogo Octavio Nebias, Mariana Amorim Arruda and Ludmila Passos Holtz, members of Rayes e Fagundes Advogados Associados. Infrastructure, agribusiness and technology will be the prominent sectors to invest […]

Brazilian Federal Internal Revenue Service postpones the deadline for UBO reporting for 180 days

Dear clients, Please be informed that, pursuant to Ruling N. 1863 published today (12/28/2018), the Brazilian Federal Internal Revenue Service amended some rules applicable to the ultimate beneficiary owner report in Brazil, among them the deadline […]

The deadline to inform ultimate beneficiary owners is 12/31/2018

We would like to remind you that 12/31/2018 is the deadline for legal entities enrolled in the National Register of Legal Entities (CNPJ) before July 1, 2017 to inform the Federal Revenue Service (“RFB”) on their […]