Private equity - ABVCAP
On June 4 and 5, the largest private equity event in Latin America was held at the Hotel Unique in São Paulo, sponsored by ABVCAP (Brazilian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association). The office was present at the event represented by Mark M. Cho.
AIJA 2017 - Recife
Between March 22nd and 24th, the International Association of Young Lawyers – AIJA held an event in Recife, whose theme was “The Challenges of Compliance and Anti-Corruption”. We had the partners Bruno Guarnieri and José Mauricio Abreu (members of AIJA) as coordinators of the Organizing Committee and two of the panels of the event had as a member our partner Paulo Nasser addressing the impacts of corruption in business and litigation disputes.
Interlegal - Inglaterra
The 2017 Congress of Interlegal took place in Leeds, England from November 1-5 and counted with the participation of our founding partner and former president of Interlegal J. A. Miguel Neto representing our office. During the 5 days Interlegal focused its lecture sessions on Brexit and its consequences on Europe and for the rest of the world.
Paulo Magalhães Nasser, the head partner for the litigation and arbitration department at MNA, was a member of the XVI International Arbitration Congress, which was sponsored by the Brazilian Arbitration Committee (CBAr). The event took place in Gramado, State of Rio Grande do Sul, on September 24-26, with the central theme being “Due Process in Arbitration.” Paulo Nasser was part of an international panel entitled “Due Process of Law and Judicial Control of Arbitration Awards (Recognition and Annulment).”
AIJA 2017 - Tokyo
The International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) is holding its 2017 congress in Tokyo, an iconic city for leading-edge technology and innovation. The key theme this year will be “Artificial Intelligence, Technology and Innovation.”
All 20 AIJA scientific subcommittees will be organizing three days of seminars and workshops on AI and other technologies that are rapidly changing business and law.
Three MNA partners will be attending: Bruno H. S. Guarnieri (Corporate), José Mauricio C. Abreu (Tax) and Paulo Magalhães Nasser (Civil Litigation and Arbitration).
Bruno H. S. Guarnieri is a member of AIJA’s Executive Committee.
Procedural Law Conference
MNA’s civil litigation and arbitration partner Paulo Magalhães Nasser spoke at the Brazilian and Ibero-american Procedural Law conference held by Brazil’s Procedural Law Institute (IBDP) in Porto de Galinhas from September 14-16.
Over 600 Brazilians and other attendees discussed current issues relating to procedural law as part of this well-established legal event, which is held in alternating years.
Paulo Nasser was on a panel that addressed the possibility of appealing interlocutory rulings, together with professors Pedro Miranda de Oliveira (UFSC), Rafael Barbosa (UFAM), and Welder Queiroz (UFMT).