Paulo Burnier Da Silveira

Sciences Po Paris, University of Brasilia Law School
Professor (Private Law)

Paulo Burnier Da Silveira serves as Assistant Professor at the Law School of the University of Brasilia. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, a Master degree in Law from the Catholic University of Lisbon, and a PhD in Law from both the University of São Paulo and the University of Paris-2 (Panthéon-Assas). He also serves as a guest Professor at Sciences Po Paris.

Linked authors

Vinicius Marques de Carvalho Advogados (VMCA) (Sao Paulo)
Machado Meyer Sendacz & Opice
University of São Paulo
Concurrences (London)
University Paris II Panthéon‑Assas
ESSEC Business School (Cergy)
Mayer Brown (Paris)
Baker Botts (Brussels)


1078 Bulletin

Paulo Burnier Da Silveira, Victor Oliveira Fernandes The Brazilian Competition Authority decides to file charges against a multinational technology company due to one of its online shopping platform features (Google)


GOOGLE SHOPPING IN BRAZIL: HIGHLIGHTS OF CADE’S DECISION AND TAKEAWAYS FOR DIGITAL ECONOMY ISSUES On 26 June 2019, the Brazilian Competition Authority (CADE) decided to file the competition charges raised against Google on its “Google Shopping” feature. It was not an easy decision, which is shown (...)

Paulo Burnier Da Silveira The Brazilian CADE fines air cargo carriers for price fixing highlighting the importance of leniency program in the fight against cartels (Absa Aerolineas Brasileiras)


Introduction CADE’s Tribunal condemned airlines ABSA Aerolineas Brasileiras S.A., Varig Logistica SA, American Airlines Inc., and Alitalia Linee Aeree Italiane S.P.A., plus seven individuals, for cartel formation in the international air cargo sector. The fines sum approximately 300 million (...)

Paulo Burnier Da Silveira, Vinicius Marques de Carvalho The Brazilian CADE analyzes two international mergers with intense cooperation with EU DG-Competition indicating a new approach for international merger review in Brazil (Mach/Syniverse, Munksjö/Ahlstrom)


CADE has recently analyzed two international mergers with intense cooperation with DG-Competition. In fact, these two cases reflect the advances brought by new Competition Law. In the previous law, CADE would only analyze cases after their approval by other jurisdictions. With the institution (...)

Marcos Paulo Verissimo, Paulo Burnier Da Silveira, Vinicius Marques de Carvalho The Brazilian CADE issues a decision on resale price maintenance that may serve as guidelines for future analyses (SKF)


The Brazilian Competition Authority (CADE) has recently issued an important decision on Resale Price Maintenance (RPM) practices that may serve as guideline for future analyses of this conduct (CADE’s Administrative Proceeding nº 08012.001271/2001-44). The administrative judgment started in 2009 (...)

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