Blockchain, Governo Eletrônico

Blockchain and e-Government: The Estonian experience and the first Brazilian initiatives

Most of the debates involving Blockchain Technologies revolves around its use as a tool for financial innovation and in private scope, while its applications for public interest are often underestimated and seldom discussed, even though they are many. The power of the Blockchain in public interest resides its simultaneous offer of transparency, trust and privacy:…

A legal framework for startups in Minas Gerais

During the first semester of 2016, the Legislative Assembly of the State of Minas Gerais (ALMG) began debating a Public Policy proposal to foster the Startup ecosystem in the state through the draft Bill No 3.578/2016, whose authors are Deputies Antônio Carlos Arantes (PSDB) and Dalmo Ribeiro (PSDB). Currently, the bill is pending approval by…

Startups, Innovation and Law

  Startups, Innovation and Law Since June 2016, the Institute for Research on Internet and Society has been working with partners and with the Legislative Assembly of Minas Gerais on public discussions regarding the consolidation of a pioneer legislative framework for startups in the State. Known for its innovation hubs, such as the startup ecosystems…