Brazilian Art Coming to Midtown and Miami Art Basel

Brazilian Art Coming to Midtown and Miami Art Basel

Post on August 12, 2013, 1:06 pm by the-victoria-law-group 2 Comments

In case you hadn’t noticed, the Brazilians are making themselves extremely comfortable in Miami.  It’s only August, but Miami’s already prepping for the annual artopia that is Art Basel— and so is Brazil. Dozens of art fairs and expositions roll through the city during Miami Art Week, but the first annual Brazil ArtFair plans to distinguish itself Continue Reading…

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Brazil Approves Anti-Corruption Law Similar to U.S. FCPA

Brazil Approves Anti-Corruption Law Similar to U.S. FCPA

Post on August 9, 2013, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 14 Comments

Não costumo elogiar o Congresso Nacional pátrio, entretanto desta vez este merece aplausos.  Na semana passada foi sancionada a Lei 12.846/2013. Ao contrário da usual política de resposta rápida, angustiada às demandas populares por mais crimes e castigos, o legislador cuidou de criar instrumentos que podem, efetivamente, inibir a corrupção, fraudes a licitação e outras Continue Reading…

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Brazilians Fed up with High Costs

Brazilians Fed up with High Costs

Post on August 1, 2013, 2:59 pm by the-victoria-law-group 24 Comments

Shoppers in Brazil, having learned what items cost abroad need to brace themselves when buying a Samsung Galaxy S4 phone: the same model that costs $615 in the United States is nearly double that in Brazil. An even bigger shock awaits parents needing a crib: the cheapest one at Tok & Stok costs over $440, Continue Reading…

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