Bruno Corrêa Burini

Bruno Burini is an experienced lawyer in Public Sector issues of the São Paulo office of Trench Rossi Watanabe. Bruno focuses on litigation issues related to biddings, public service concessions, regulatory law, compliance/improbity/anti-corruption matters, administrative proceedings and antitrust. He also handles with compliance investigations and interfaces with Public Entities to discuss general settlements.

1. Summary of the proposed bill Brazil’s House of Representatives currently discusses Bill No. 11,275/2018, introducing new rules for private cartel damage claims. The proposal aims to update the Brazilian Antitrust Law by encouraging follow-on cartel damage claims in a way that does not jeopardize incentives for settlements and leniency applications with the Brazilian antitrust authority (CADE). The main changes proposed are the following: Double damages liability for cartel participants, except for companies that apply…