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Bruchou helps Argentine banks win claim against tax disclosure

Friday, 25 July

Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has helped Argentina’s banking association win a ruling from the country’s top court declaring that Buenos Aires’ federal tax authority is forbidden from requiring banks to disclose information about clients located outside of the province’s borders.

Speakers line up for Latin Lawyer’s Labour and Employment Conference

Friday, 25 July

Join in-house speakers from Caterpillar, Citibank, WW Grainger, Assurant and Amadeus at Latin Lawyer’s Labour and Employment Conference, to be held on 11 September in Miami.

NAFTA claim puts Mexico’s courts in the dock

Friday, 25 July

A NAFTA tribunal has begun hearing a US$465 million claim by US engineering company KBR against Mexico over the annulment of a commercial arbitration award in the Mexican courts.

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Volume 13 Issue 5

Weighing up networks • The art of rainmaking • Brazil’s power crisis • Kroton-Anhanguera

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Rainmaking has long held a fascination for lawyers. Across Latin America’s legal communities, stories are traded of rainmakers who, apparently expending little more effort than it takes to attend a succession of lunches or play a few rounds of golf, manage to consistently bring in a steady stream of big-name clients for their firm year after year. Speculating on just how they do it has become a staple of conference chatter.

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