Mr Gustavo H Kastrup

Gustavo H Kastrup

Lawyer biography

Gustavo H. Kastrup is a junior associate in competition law practice area of Barbosa Müssnich Aragão law firm. He holds degree in law from Faculdade de Direito of Universidade de São Paulo - USP (2017).


Competition & Antitrust

Just desserts: CADE fines company for exclusivity practices in ice cream market
Brazil | 07 March 2019

The Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) tribunal recently fined Unilever R29.4 million for abusing its dominant position in the impulse ice cream (ie, ice cream for immediate consumption) market. According to CADE, Unilever had violated competition law by adopting different types of agreement with its points of sale, which had resulted in their de facto exclusivity to sell Unilever ice creams under the brand Kibon.

Ministry of Finance restructures advocacy agency in order to promote competitiveness
Brazil | 15 February 2018

The Ministry of Finance recently issued Decree 9,299/2018, which partially changed the structure of the Brazilian Competition Policy System (BCPS). The BCPS undertakes three main activities: preventive control, repressive control and competition advocacy. The restructuring focuses on the promotion of competition advocacy in the country.