Brazil /brəˈzɪl/ (Portuguese: Brasil, IPA: [bɾaˈziw]), officially the Federal Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: República Federativa do Brasil, About this sound listen ), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region. It is the world's fifth largest country, both by geographical area and by population. It is the largest lusophone country in the world, and the only one in the Americas.Bounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east, Brazil has a coastline of 7,491 km (4,655 mi).
Posts about Brazilian
  • Hackers Hijack Banrisul Bank? Cyberhacking Post

    … been as brazen or breathtaking as what you are about to read. According to Wired, last year hackers apparently took over an entire bank. Wired claims that hackers seized control of all the servers of a Brazilian Bank last October for several hours. The crime was so well executed that bankers couldn’t even use their email system to warn customers…

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  • FCPA Foreign Bribery Active Investigations – Last Call for Whistleblowers

    … several of the companies ourselves. Here is what we can share: Brookfield Asset Management Brazilian officials filed criminal charges against a Brookfield Asset Management subsidiary in 2013. The company was accused of a foreign bribery scheme. The company allegedly bribed local officials in Sao Paulo return for building permits. Since…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • From Chicken Nuggets to Whistleblower Award?

    … to stopping corporate greed, fraud and corruption. We routinely take on some of the most powerful companies in the world and have helped our clients collect whistleblower awards in excess of $100,000,000.00. In 2014, Brian Mahany and the MahanyLaw team helped the government collect over $16 billion from Bank of America, the largest civil recovery…

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  • NJ Legal Malpractice Suit Backfires

    … NJ Legal Malpractice Suit Backfires Frank Angrisani was an executive at a New Jersey company called Nexxar Group, Inc. It isn’t clear why he was fired but a court decision talked about legal troubles involving a Brazilian money services company purchased by his employer, Nexxar. Angrisani sued Nexxar for wrongful termination and ultimately…

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 40 readers -
  • Porn Company Sues Seyfarth Shaw for Legal Malpractice

    … Porn Company Sues Seyfarth Shaw for Legal Malpractice There must be a lot of money in pornography. The owners of International Video Distributors claim that legal giant Seyfarth Shaw provided them bad tax planning advice; advice that resulted in a huge tax bill from the IRS. Michael and Frank Koretsky claim the Chicago based law firm billed…

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 10 readers -