Rodrigo Monteiro de Castro

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Rodrigo Monteiro de Castro is specialized in corporate and business laws, corporate transactions (M&A), capital markets and contracts.

He holds a Master’s degree and a PhD degree in Commercial Law from PUC-SP. MBA from INSPER. Founder and Former Chairman of the Institute of Applied Corporate Law (“Instituto de Direito Societário Aplicado – IDSA”) (2004-2010). Chairman of the “Movimento de Defesa da Advocacia – MDA” and a member of the Organizing Committee of the Brazilian Congress of Commercial Law (“Congresso Brasileiro de Direito Comercial”). Chairman of the Monitoring Committee for the New Brazilian Commercial Code of the São Paulo Bar Association OAB/SP). Professor of Commercial Law at the Mackenzie Presbiterian University. Author of several books and papers and co-author of Bill No 4,303/12 (Sociedade Anônima Simplificada) and Bill No 5,082/16 (Soccer Corporation).

Tax Reform Could Make the Football Market and the SAF Unviable

Tax reform is advancing in the Federal Senate. There are, however, points that could harm the development of entire sectors of economic activity, such as football.

Football and CVM’s Contribution to the Country’s Economic and Social Development

The Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM), the regulatory authority for the capital markets, has been the object of public - and political - curiosity, from time to time, on the occasion, invariably, of an external and extreme event.

The Foot-Debenture and New Access Routes to the Incentivized Capital Market for Investment in Sports Equipment

The recent Decree 11,498/23, of April 25, 2023, can make new and efficient financing mechanisms for football viable, and mitigates -even partially- a historic misunderstanding.