Legal regulation of e-commerce and the sharing economy debated in Rio
On October 1, starting at 1:30 pm, the FGV´s Rio de Janeiro Law School and FGV´s Sao Paulo Law School will hold an event called “E-Commerce, Consumer Protection and Data Protection.” The aim is to hold a rich and multisector discussion about the challenges of legal regulation of e-commerce practices in the context of the sharing economy. The meeting will take place in the auditorium in FGV’s main building (Praia de Botafogo, 190, 12th floor, Rio de Janeiro). It will bring together representatives of the public sector, the markets and academia.
Among other subjects, experts will discuss the problem of digital platforms’ civil liability for illegal acts committed by providers and challenges related to applying the General Data Protection Law to marketplaces in harmony with the Consumer Protection Code.
The speakers will be Bruno Bioni (Data Privacy Brasil), Marcos Antonio da Silva Costa (Federal Public Prosecutors’ Office), Luiza Louzada (Rio de Janeiro State University), Raíssa Moura Ferreira (In Loco), Chiara de Teffé (Ibmec, a business school), and Ivar A. Hartmann (FGV´s Rio de Janeiro Law School Center for Technology and Society). The moderator will be Victor Doering Xavier da Silveira (FGV´s Sao Paulo Law School Center for Teaching and Research in Innovation).
For more information and to sign up, click here.