Giovanni has wide experience in conducting internal investigations and structuring and implementing compliance programs in both domestic and foreign companies in different industry sectors. He also has solid experience in performing training sessions, pre- and post-acquisition due diligence, and advisory matters, especially those involving risk mitigation in compliance and anti-corruption. In litigation, he is experienced in complex proceedings, involving national and foreign law, working in close partnership with North American law firms. In the Life Sciences & Healthcare area, Giovanni has been assisting companies in the pharmaceutical, hospital and health products sectors in several issues, especially in the implementation of compliance programs and advisory matters. He is also a speaker in several events related to that theme. Giovanni actively participated through IBRADEMP (Brazilian Institute of Business Law) in the legislative process that led to the approval of the Brazilian Anti-Corruption Law. His role involved presenting reports to a Special Committee created by the Brazilian Congress to analyze the Bill of Law, leading to several modifications that were incorporated in its final version. He has also been frequently invited as a guest professor and speaker at numerous events related to compliance and the Brazilian Anti-Corruption Law, both in Brazil and abroad.
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