Medical Malpractice Liability in Brazil

A Brazilian study shows an alarming number of deaths caused by medical error, this situation gave rise to an increasing number of lawsuits. Since it's hard to determine whether a death was caused by an error or other reason such as a particular patient condition, caution is advised when seeking accountability. 

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Extrajudicial Divorce in Brazil

Article 733 of the Brazilian Civil Procedure Code allows extrajudicial divorce, granted outside the Judiciary System. Extrajudicial divorce is more advantageous to the parties involved, because is: cheaper, faster and less distressful. 

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