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[$$] Brazilian judge freezes tie-up between Boeing and Embraer

Andres Schipani in São Paulo

until the incoming government of Jair Bolsonaro takes office next month, in a blow to the companies‘ hopes to close the deal this year. Judge Victorio Giuzio Neto ordered the companies to provisionally “suspend any concrete effect of an eventual decision of the board of Embraer” to transfer the commercial jet unit of Embraer to Boeing “through a joint venture”.