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Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

The World of Exchange Law: Myths vs Reality

Do you know the myths vs reality of the world of Exchange Law? Today we present some hand examples of Hernan Camarero and Eduardo Bellocq. MORE

Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

Telework Public Policy

On August 3, 2022, the Ministry of Labor issued Resolution 3192 of 2022, which regulated the deadlines and methodology for the preparation of public policy for the promotion and implementation of teleworking, under the terms of Law 1221 of 2008. MORE

Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

Litigation and Arbitration Newsletter

Read in our August Litigation and Arbitration Newsletter:

• Constitutional Amendment 125/22 and Special Appeal
• Damage from the Samarco dam rupture will be tried in England
• STJ defines that health plan should reimburse consumer for surgery done in a hospital not contemplated by the accredited network
• Discovery procedure in international arbitrations is upforead by the US Supreme Court. MORE

Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion Issues Technical Opinion on the Definition of “Core Business”

The Department of Labor Regulations of the Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion issued a technical opinion on the elements that allow identifying the so-called "core business" within the framework of the provisions of the Regulations of Law No 29245, approved by Decree Supreme Decree No 006-2008-TR, and modified by Supreme Decree No 001-2022-TR, and Legislative Decree No 1038, which regulate outsourcing services. MORE

Tuesday, 9 August, 2022

The Senate Approved the PLV 21/2022 (MP No. 1108/2022)

The main text of this Provisional Measure regulates remote work, telework and changes food aid rules, and our team prepared a material with the main changes brought, which contribute to the definition of criteria and rules not yet outlined. MORE

Monday, 8 August, 2022

Adjustments in the Implementation of Teleworking as a Work Modality

On July 18, 2022, the Ministry of Labor issued Decree 1227 of 2022, which seeks to eliminate difficulties in the implementation of Telework as a work modality. MORE

Friday, 5 August, 2022

Colombia 2022: Tax Proposals of the New Government – Part 2

Bearing in mind that the new national government will take office on August 7, 2022, it is important to identify the proposals that have been put forward for a Structural Tax Reform without Privileges, which satisfies the constitutional principles of fairness, progressiveness and efficiency. MORE

Tuesday, 2 August, 2022

Shorter Waiting Period for Payment of Supplies

From August 1, 2022, the waiting period for the payment of imports of certain supplies (paper, plastic, rubber, etc) for the local production of goods is reduced from 180 to 90 calendar days from the date of registration of customs entry of the goods, if they have an SIMI B or C. MORE

Monday, 1 August, 2022

Conversion of MP 1.103 Into Law: New Benchmark for Securitization Companies

In an article published in Revista Consultor Jurídico (ConJur), our partners Fábio Souza Aranha Cascione and Gabriel Capella talk about the expectations around the legal framework of securitizations, which seeks to consolidate in a single legal diploma the entire rule of securitization operations, currently positive in a sparse way in specific laws. MORE

Monday, 1 August, 2022

Election of Foreign Jurisdiction and the Understanding of the Courts

In an article published in Revista Consultor Jurídico (ConJur), Tatiana Kauffmann and Clara Caiado address the discussion involving the election of foreign jurisdiction in contracts concluded between national and international parties, which has become increasingly recurrent due to globalization and the current political and economic context, which is permeated by instability in several countries. MORE

Monday, 1 August, 2022

Labor Law Newsletter

Read in our Labor Law Newsletter:

• Justice frees The Anonymous Football Company (SAF) from Cruzeiro to answer for actions
• STF modulates decision on outsourcing
• Suspended labor execution against transport company in judicial recovery
• STF decides that receiving fees by attorneys of SP should observe salary ceiling
• Travel hours are computed in the journey in the period after the labor reform of 2017. MORE

Monday, 1 August, 2022

Talent That Donates Talent

Santiváñez Abogados participated in the Free Legal Assistance Campaign for the residents of the community of Pamplona Alta; The profession of law was born as a tool in favor of society and also stands as a means by which positive changes can be made. MORE
Thursday, 28 July, 2022

New “Soy Dollar”

As of 7/27/22, producers or operators of grains for marketing who sell soybeans to a buyer who will export them directly or as a result of a production process carried out in Argentina, and who do not export those goods on their own account, may use the pesos charged for those sales until 8/31/22 as follows. MORE

Wednesday, 27 July, 2022

Carbon Credits and ESG: Environmental Licensing, Disasters and Mining

Our environmental law partner Rafael Fernando Feldmann participated in the 10th episode of webseries on Carbon Credits and ESG, produced by ECOA PUC-Rio, with the theme "Environment: Environmental Licensing, Disasters and Mining" where it was discussed when an enterprise should be licensed or not and by whom. MORE

Wednesday, 27 July, 2022

Tax Talks: Premium Payment After the Labor Reform

In another Tax Talks, the tax lawyer Jéssica Passarini Messias talks with Bianca Caruso Fortunato Freire Spörl, a labor law lawyer, about awards awarded to employees after the Labor Reform. MORE

Monday, 25 July, 2022

The New Fatal, Non-Fatal, Dangerous Incident and Occupational Disease Notification Forms Are Published

The publication of the new forms occurs in the context of the modifications of article 1 of Supreme Decree No 012-2014-TR, which approved the Single Registry of Information on work accidents, dangerous incidents and occupational diseases, and of article 110 of the Regulations of the Law on Safety and Health at Work, provided by Supreme Decree No 006-2022-TR, published on April 28, 2022. MORE

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