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

    …, AstraZeneca PLC, Eli Lilly & Co. and GlaxoSmithKline PLC. Petróleo Brasileiro SA – Petrobras Name a country that isn’t investigating Petrobas! The company seems to be on everyone’s regulatory radar. If you know of any wrongdoing by the company, call us! Rio Tinto PLC Rio Tinto shares “honors” with Petrobas for always being in the wrong place…

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

    … and continued to sell them, a whistleblower award becomes possible. We are seeking someone from Pilgrim’s Pride or JBS or one of their companion brands (Gold Kist, Pierce, etc.) that knew contaminated products were being sold to the military or schools. False Claims Act and Whistleblower Award Eligibility Under the False Claims Act, insiders or those…

    Due Diligence- 14 readers -
  • 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

    … them $350,000 for a tax shelter that was worthless. They have sued both the firm and one of its former partners, Frank Rogers, for legal malpractice. According to the complaint, Rogers and the firm were actively promoting a tax shelter scheme based on distressed Brazilian consumer debt. These schemes are sometimes called DAD Tax Shelters. DAD…

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 10 readers -