NDAs

Brazil – Your standard Non-Disclosure Agreement probably is a clawless tiger By James P. Bartolomé[1] (jamesb@ejupes.adv.br)   Highlights: It is routine for companies to sign non-disclosure agreements (NDA). Usually NDAs have a standard text copied or slightly modified from...
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Deepwater Horizon

The BP/Deepwater Horizon accident spells a word of caution for oil & gas service and supply companies:  T&C standard warranty may expose you By James P. Bartolomé[1] (jamesb@ejupes.adv.br) Executive Summary:  following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill – possibly the...
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When and How to Use a Shareholder Agreement in a JVC

Brazil – Why and How to Use a Shareholder Agreement in a Joint Venture? By James P. Bartolomé[1] (jamesb@ejupes.adv.br) Highlights: The usual characteristics of the joint venture corporation (small number of shareholders; substantial shareholder participation in its management; ...
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Quando Usar e Como Redigir uma Cláusula de Arbitragem num Contrato Empresarial?

Por James P. Bartolomé (jamesb@ejupes.adv.br) Destaques: Após um demorado processo de incorporação à legislação nacional, a arbitragem está se firmando como um meio eficaz para a resolução de disputas oriundas de contratos comerciais, especialmente à vista da lentidão d...
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