Business Ethics - 10/2004

By ETCO
01/10/2004

28 / 10 / 2004 - Federal Police closes 15 pirate radio stations in Minas Gerais

28 / 10 / 2004 - Singer Peter Gabriel creates cooperative to electronically distribute songs that are yet to be released

26 / 10 / 2004 - Operation Captain Hook of the Federal Police closes 15 pirate radio stations in Belo Horizonte and Santa Luzia

25 / 10 / 2004 - Federal Police and Public Prosecutors investigate new scam in the Brazilian public debt fraud industry

21 / 10 / 2004 - Colombian police and French agents discovered in Bogota a printer with 2 million euros and fake dollars

20 / 10 / 2004 - Londrina police arrest 14 gas station owners and distributor representatives accused of tax evasion, forgery of documents and conspiracy

18 / 10 / 2004 - Launch of the new book by writer Gabriel García Márquez is anticipated in Brazil because of the pirated copies that have already appeared in several cities in Colombia

15 / 10 / 2004 - British and American governments met with representatives from more than 20 countries to discuss new solutions to online fraud and the creation of cross-legislation to ensure the safety of Internet users and reduce spam rates

14 / 10 / 2004 - Brazil stops collecting R $ 25 billion in piracy a year and it is estimated that the parallel market in the country diverts 1,5 million jobs to informality

14 / 10 / 2004 - The approximately 46 million Brazilians working in the informal sector end up creating a gap in Social Security, which makes the government borrow money from the financial market, which, in turn, makes it difficult to generate new jobs due to high interest rates

13 / 10 / 2004 - President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva must sign a decree changing the rules for the use of credit cards, to make government spending more transparent

12 / 10 / 2004 - São Paulo police are summoning owners of pirated goods seized last week

11 / 10 / 2004 - Federal Police investigate 100 companies accused of participating in corruption scheme of the Institute of Traumatorpedia of Rio de Janeiro, with estimated loss of R $ XNUMX million

06 / 10 / 2004 - Ministry of Social Security is authorized to create the Secretariat of Social Security Revenue to tighten the siege against fraudsters and tax evaders of Social Security

05 / 10 / 2004 - American government draws up a new list of companies that sell or produce pirated products, which reaches US $ 600 billion a year, or 7% of world trade

04 / 10 / 2004 - Interpol organizes meeting in Cancún, Mexico, with delegates from 181 countries to help identify and address key security risks

01 / 10 / 2004 - Multinational automakers fight a war over intellectual property rights and accuse Chinese companies of copying models

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