FIDIC Contracts in the Americas

Page 105


Applying FIDIC Contracts in Brazil

Thiago Fernandes Moreira Caio Gabra

5.1 Outline of Brazil's legal environment

5.1.1 Constitutional structure of Brazil

Page 107

The country is organised as a federative republic formed by the indissoluble union of the States and municipalities and of the Federal District. Under the principles established in the Federal Constitution, Brazil's 26 Federative States have powers to adopt their own organic constitutions and laws.

Page 106

The rest of this document is only available to i-law.com online subscribers.

If you are already a subscriber, click Log In button.

Copyright © 2024 Maritime Insights & Intelligence Limited. Maritime Insights & Intelligence Limited is registered in England and Wales with company number 13831625 and address 5th Floor, 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD, United Kingdom. Lloyd's List Intelligence is a trading name of Maritime Insights & Intelligence Limited.

Lloyd's is the registered trademark of the Society Incorporated by the Lloyd's Act 1871 by the name of Lloyd's.