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Rolim, Viotti, Goulart, Cardoso Advogados

Telecommunications

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What the team is known for

Rolim, Viotti, Goulart, Cardoso Advogados boasts a wealth of experience advising well-known players in the telecommunications sector on a variety of matters. Its seasoned team has proven capabilities defending the interests of clients in litigations against Anatel, providing regulatory advice and assisting with public consultations. The firm has additional expertise advising clients on the regulatory aspects of M&A procedures in the sector.

Strengths

A client says: "Their differentiator is the in-depth technical knowledge and the immediate availability of their professionals."

Work highlights

Represented Oi, Telefônica, Algar Telecom and Sercomtel in individual lawsuits challenging the legality of Anatel’s blockage to its station licensing system.

Notable practitioners

Co-head of department Rodrigo Greco has experience assisting major players in the telecommunications sector with a range of mandates, including lawsuits against Anatel and regulatory advice. A source says: "He is a very hands-on lawyer who has an in-depth level of knowledge of the sector." Another interviewee adds: "He is a point of reference as an individual and a significant name in the market."

Ticiane Moraes Franco assists well-known clients in the telephony industry with administrative proceedings before regulatory bodies and with litigation against Anatel, as well as regulatory advice on due diligence arising from sector-related M&A. An interviewee states: "She is an important name for contentious mandates."

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Overview

Our department is renown for its deep knowledge of the Brazilian regulatory framework and boasts recognised expertise in complex regulatory matters hailing from the telecommunications sector, especially in relation to:

· Administrative disputes before regulatory authorities;

· Legal assistance in Radiofrequency Bids held by ANATEL;

· Specialized consultancy on regulatory matters;

· Legal assistance and support in defining the strategy and analysis of regulatory risks in telecom projects;

· Regulatory advice and defense on administrative procedures conducted by state and federal consumer protection state entities;

· Legal assistance and defense on administrative and judicial tax procedures involving issues specific to the telecom industry.

Our team has a wealth of expertise in the sector’s regulatory framework and also draws upon the firm’s recognised expertise in other practice areas, including corporate, tax, environmental, real estate, and litigation, to offer comprehensive assistance to clients within the industry. As a result, our professionals stand out among clients and are highly sought after in strategic legal disputes involving specific issues regarding the telecommunications industry, precisely because of their deep knowledge about the Brazilian regulatory framework associated with the experience in conducting judicial and administrative disputes involving the Public Administration.

Telecommunications

Rolim, Viotti, Goulart, Cardoso Advogados

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Location

Alameda Santos, nº 1940, 5º andar

Cerqueira César

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01418-200

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Brazil

Telecommunications


Rodrigo Greco
Band 2
Ticiane Moraes Franco
Band 4