segunda-feira, 26 de fevereiro de 2018

BRAZIL'S JUDICIAL SYSTEM AND THE 2018 ELECTIONS

Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMLocation: Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., New York, New York

Breakfast Seminar on "Brazil's Judicial System and the 2018 Elections

 Brazil’s judicial structure and legal processes can be confusing for all but licensed Brazilian attorneys.  Yet an understanding of the judicial system is necessary when discussing 2018 electoral possibilities. 

Please join us for a panel on Brazil’s upcoming elections.  The panel will begin with an overview of how the judicial system is structured to resolve criminal, civil, and electoral cases, its appellate levels and appeals processes.  Following this outline, the panel will discuss how judicial processes now underway could impact the presidential election.  Finally, the panel will present polling data and related analyses on how the topic of corruption is influencing voter sentiment and how these sentiments may impact electoral results.

Moderator: 
Andrea Murta - Director US,  JOTA – (JOTA strives to clarify public issues, primarily through a legal lens, with impartial, technical journalism.)

Speakers:
Flavio Jardim - Partner, Sergio Bermudes Advogados – public attorney for the city of Brasília; former clerk at both the STF and TSE; Master in Constitutional Law (IDP) and LL.M. in American Law (Boston University); S.J.D. candidate at Fordham Law School.
Felipe Seligman – Journalist, Co-Founder and PartnerJOTA
Mauricio Moura – Founder, Ideia Big Data (IBD conducts polling, market research, and big data analysis, examining Brazilian electoral and societal trends since 2008.) 












PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTMENTS IN BRAZIL


April 4, 2018Time: 8:00 AM to 10:30 AMLocation: Latham & Watkins LLP, New York, New York

We invite you to join us for a breakfast seminar discussing private equity investments in Brazil. The event will bring together an impressive panel of speakers who will share insights from the perspective of both the investors and the companies receiving the investment.

Speakers:
  • Jose Efromovich
  • Martin Escobari, General Atlantic
  • Geoffrey Hamlin, Cartesian Capital Group
  • Pedro Dias, Mattos Filho
  • Rodrigo Nascimento, Mattos Filho
  • Antonio Del Pino, Latham & Watkins LLP





















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2018 BRAZIL SUMMIT


   April 23, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM to 2:30 PMLocation: Harvard Club, New York, New York

Organized for over a decade, the Brazil Summit is one of the most important events in the Chamber’s annual calendar. Government officials, business leaders, members of the international financial community and academia will have the opportunity to discuss and evaluate key developments affecting the Brazilian economy, as well as the current political, economic and investment outlook for Brazil.
More information to follow!
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2018 PERSON OF THE YEAR AWARDS GALA DINNER

May 15, 2018Time: 6:00 PM to 11:30 PMLocation: American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York

48th Person of Year Awards Gala Dinner
2018 Honorees:

Judge Sérgio Fernando Moro and Michael R. Bloomberg

Please click here for further information or copy the following link on your browser:
http://brazilcham.com/person-of-the-year-awards
Opening Reception: 6:00pm / Gala Dinner: 8:00pm
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park Wert at 79th Street
New York City

Registration
Tables  (10 seats):
Inner Circle $26,000 (Sold Out!)
Platinum $21,000
Gold $17,000
Silver $12,000 (Mezzanine)
Individual Ticket $1,200*
* Individual seats are sold for silver category only (Mezzanine).
For reservations call (212) 751-4691 or email awardscommittee@brazilcham.com