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January 26, 2015

Ellison Article on FCPA for Brazilian Companies


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São Paulo Managing Partner Robert Ellison and Carlos Lobo, partner at Brazilian firm Veirano Advogados and a former Shearman & Sterling international associate, co-authored an article titled “Companhias Abertas e a Lei Anticorrupção” (Listed Companies and the Anti-Corruption Law), published in the Brazilian financial newspaper Valor Econômico.

The article focuses on the anti-corruption laws that apply to listed companies in Brazil and summarizes the impact of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) on Brazilian companies that are listed on a US stock exchange or have a presence in the US.

View the article (in Portuguese), Companhias Abertas e a Lei Anticorrupção