Region: Brazil

Pinheiro Neto nabs Google Brazil policy head

One of Brazil’s leading data protection experts, Marcel Leonardi, has joined Pinheiro Neto from Google.

17 September 2018

Brazil's president vetoes data protection authority

Brazil’s president Michel Temer has approved a general data protection law, but vetoed several aspects of the bill including the creation of a data protection authority – sparking a face-off as different government ministries lay claim to an enforcer role.

16 August 2018

Brazilian prosecutors sue Banco Inter over data breach

03 August 2018

Brazil’s Pinheiro Neto opens in Silicon Valley

27 July 2018

Barbosa Müssnich Aragão boosts data protection expertise

26 July 2018

Mattos Filho hires prominent TMT partner

17 July 2018

Brazil moves closer to a general data protection law

16 July 2018

Brazil’s new data protection law

Fabio Ferreira Kujawski and Maíra Schweling Scala at Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo lay out the key features of Brazil’s new data protection legislation.

12 July 2018

Consumer groups across two continents take aim at Facebook

05 June 2018

Brazilian prosecutors can access some bank data, court rules

18 May 2018

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