Fostering Bilateral Trade and Investment Flows Between Brazil and Florida

Recent trends in Anti-corruption / Compliance and M&A in Brazil and Latin America

  • October 03, 2018
  • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Jones Day (600 Brickell Avenue, Suite 3300 Miami, FL 33131)- Business attire


  • Complimentary. Invitation code required.
  • Complimentary. Open for Members
  • Complimentary. Registration code required.

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Jones Day and the Brazil-Florida Business Council would like to invite you to a presentation and discussion on recent trends in anti-corruption / compliance and M&A in Brazil and Latin America.

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The presentation will include topics on:

  • DOJ’s close cooperation with Brazilian authorities and the increasing number of Brazil-related investigations.
  • The most recent trends in anti-corruption in Brazil such as the use of cooperators, and leniency agreements.
  • Lava Jato’s expansion to other industries such as healthcare, “money movers,” and others as well as key issues in doing M&A deals where there are Lava Jato assets.
  • Miami’s real estate market and its use by Brazilians for money laundering as a potential new area for Brazilian authorities to explore.
  • Compliance topics, such as the use of distributors/sub-distributors and the importance of third-party due diligence in Brazil.
  • Current developments in Brazilian M&A, including in privatization trends and Petrobrás asset sales.
  • New tendencies in M&A in the Latin American region, including trends of Multilatinas and the effect of political elections on M&A activity.
  • Emerging PE activity in Latin America.
  • Current Financing and Liability Management trends in Latin America.
  • Investments in Brazil and Latin America in light of tax reform in the U.S. and Latin America.


For full bios, click on the speaker's name.

Reception with light bites and drinks to follow. Business attire required.


  • Members: Self-register or RSVP
  • Non-Members: Request an invitation code

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