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Brazil Creates a Data Protection Authority

On 14 August 2018 Brazil approved its new General Data Privacy Law (Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados Pessoais or “LGPD”) – a comprehensive law that closely mirrors the European Union’s General Data Privacy Regulation (“GDPR”). Although the LGPD significantly … Continue reading

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Legal Request to TWITTER from Brazil – Regional Electoral Court of the State of São Paulo

To: Twitter From: Regional Electoral Court of the State of São Paulo Read more detail on Recent Copyright posts –

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Professor In Hiding By Death Threats Over Brazil Abortion Hearing

From The Guardian: Days before a Brazilian supreme court hearing on a move that could eventually decriminalise abortion in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, a leading feminist campaigner is in hiding after receiving death threats. Debora Diniz, a professor… … Continue reading

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Brazil Cracking Down on Illegal Animal Trade Through Social Media

On June 5, Ibama, the Brazilian Ministry of the Environment, announced an operation taking place in 15 of its states to combat the illegal trafficking of wild animals through social media outlets. Dubbed operation Teia, the effort includes Ibama as … Continue reading

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U.S. and Brazil Start Permanent Forum on Security

  On May 22, 2018, the United States and Brazilian governments issued a joint statement following the start of the U.S.-Brazil Permanent Forum on Security. The initiative arose during a meeting in Brasilia at which U.S. Deputy Secretary of State … Continue reading

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