Gustavo Pedrollo has Graduated at Curso de Graduação Em Ciências Jurídicas e Sociais at the Universidade Federal de Pelotas in 1997 (Law School at the Federal University of Pelotas), Master’s Degree at Curso de Pós-Graduação Em Direito at the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina in 2000 (Post-Graduation Course at the Federal University of Santa Catarina) and Specialization in Public Law at Universidade de Brasília (UnB). Federal Attorney at Advocacia Geral da União (Department of Justice). Has experience in Law, focusing on Administrative Law, acting mainly on the following subjects: Administrative Law, Public Policies, Independent Regulatory Agencies, Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, and Telecommunications Law.
Brazil Seminar Series – Presidential control over independent regulatory agencies in Brazil and the United States: legal advice and litigation authority
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The core issue of the proposed research concerns the presidential control of the independent regulatory agencies in Brazil and the United States regarding the legal advice received from legal bureaucracy and the power of such entities to represent themselves in court (litigation authority). It is an analysis of Comparative Law between Brazilian Administrative Law and the United States Administrative Law.