Regulatory and Infrastructure

Hesketh Advogados works in various regulated infrastructure sectors, among which the Sanitation and Energy sectors.

Sanitation sector, the firm works primarily in the following fronts:

  • Drafting, negotiation and mediation in concession contracts, cooperation agreements and program contracts necessary for the formalization of the provision of sanitation public services
  • Constitution of Public Consortiums
  • Creation, implementation and regulation of regulatory agencies
  • Participation in Public Hearings
  • Participation in tax revision and readjustment processes
  • Assistance in the implementation of the requirements contained in Laws No. 11.445/2007 and 12.305/2010 and all other applicable rules
  • Definition of judicial and extrajudicial strategies for resolution of conflicts
  • Work before the Control Agencies (Ministry of Public Prosecution, Audit Court, etc.)
  • Recovery of credits and resolution of conflicts in the litigation area

Now in the Energy sector, it is possible to highlight the following services offered to the clients:

  • Drafting, negotiation and mediation in contracts in general
  • Various regulatory matters
  • Refund of taxes/charges unduly charged
  • Participation in tax revision and readjustment processes
  • Compensation for inadvertent suspensions of power supply
  • Facing barriers for onshore and offshore generation
  • Resolution of conflicts in the litigation area