Prosecutor General Advocates Use of Banking and Tax Data Without Court Order

The Supreme Court began to discuss whether oversight bodies may share data with investigative entities without prior judicial authorization. The question is whether this violates individual banking and tax confidentiality rights.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Prosecutor General of the Republic, Augusto Aras, advocated yesterday, November 20th, at the Federal Supreme Court (STF), the direct communication of suspicious tax and financial transactions to the Federal Prosecutor's Office (MPF).

On Wednesday morning, November 20th, the Supreme Court (STF) plenary began to discuss whether oversight or "intelligence" entities may Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?