Mr Vynicius Guimarães

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Superior Court of Justice clarifies inapplicability of Consumer Protection Code to cargo claims
Brazil | 11 July 2018

The 2nd Section of the Superior Court of Justice has unified the court's understanding of the applicable time bar for a subrogated insurer to pursue a claim for damages which occurred during maritime transport. This is a highly important precedent, as it has resolved a long-standing divergence between the Brazilian courts.