Guilherme Setoguti

Guilherme Setoguti is specialized in litigation, arbitration and business laws.

He holds a Master’s degree and a PhD Degree in Law from USP. Professor of Corporate Litigation at INSPER – LLM and IBMEC/SP.

Author of books and papers, and member of the team of arbitrators at CAM-FIEP. Counsel and former Chairman of the Business Law Commission of the “Movimento de Defesa da Advocacia – MDA”. Associate of the Institute of Applied Corporate Law (“Instituto de Direito Societário Aplicado – IDSA”). Member of the TMA Brazil - Turnaround Management Association. Associated with the Institute of Procedural Law (IBDP). Member of the Center for Advanced Process Studies (CEAPRO). Member of the Brazilian Arbitration Committee (CBAr). Associated with the Brazilian Institute of Business Law (IBRADEMP).

CVM Enters the Field

On August 21, 2023, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“CVM”) published Guidance Opinion No. 41 (“Opinion”), which deals with Football Corporations (“SAF”) and their dialogue with – and access to – securities market.

The Lawyer Acting as Corporate Attorney-in-fact

Appointing a lawyer to act as attorney-in-fact for the company’s routine affairs is commonplace in the corporate environment. And this is all the more true for companies held by foreign-based equity partners