ABOUT THE NATIONAL CONTEXT FOR OPENING UP SHOP
It is not difficult to open a company in Brazil. However, there are several measures that must be observed to have the company fully qualified to start doing business in Brazil. Labour and employment law is known to be severe and very specific, therefore, it is an important aspect to be aware when expanding to Brazil.
TozziniFreire is a full-service law firm acting in 47 areas of corporate law. We offer a unique structure with industry groups and international desks staffed by lawyers who are considered experts by the market and key national and international guides. Our labour and employment team is highly experienced in advising foreign corporations entering Brazil. The group is prepared to provide advice on any labour and employment aspect including but not limited to hiring structures, employment and service agreements, mandatory employment rights, profit-sharing plans, stock options, flexible benefits, variable compensation, executive compensation, internal policies, health and safety matters, terminations and severance packages, collective bargaining agreements, union relationships and expatriates.