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Monday, 5 September, 2022

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Legal Management Postgraduate Program

We are honored to announce the start of the second version of the Legal Management Postgraduate Program, a course designed by PPO Abogados in collaboration with the Universidad Católica Boliviana; thanks to this collaboration, PPO's professionals will provide instruction in seven specialized courses. MORE

Friday, 26 August, 2022

STJ and Director Compensation: What Has Changed?

In yet another Tax Talks, tax lawyers Gabriel Bonilho and Luca Salvoni talk about relevant points of the STJ's judgment that decided that it is possible to deduct from the tax base of corporate income tax of variable amounts paid to directors. MORE

Thursday, 25 August, 2022

Internal Training on Bankruptcy

On August 24, we held an internal training on Bankruptcy, basic notions and practical tools to deal with companies in the insolvency zone or going through a bankruptcy process. MORE

Tuesday, 23 August, 2022


Once again, Santiváñez Abogados receives the recognition of "Highly Recommended" by Latin Lawyer. MORE

Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

Company Can Deduct From IR Payments to Administrators and Directors

Tax lawyers Luca Salvoni and Gabriel Baccarini collaborated with Valor Econômico on an article about the decision of the 1st Panel of the STJ that authorized the deduction of amounts paid to administrators and counselors and may lead to a new rush of taxpayers to the judiciary. MORE
Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

New Infractions Regarding Labor Outsourcing

On Wednesday, August 17, Supreme Decree No 015-2022-TR was published, which modifies the Regulations of the General Labor Inspection Law (RLGIT), approved by Supreme Decree No 019-2006-TR, modifying and incorporating new infractions of a serious and very serious nature in terms of labor intermediation and outsourcing, within the framework of the modifications to the Regulations of Law No 29245 and Legislative Decree No 1038, which regulate outsourcing services, made by the Supreme Decree No 001-2022-TR. MORE

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

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

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

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