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Transparency International elects Peru’s Ugaz as new chair

Jose U

Wednesday, 22 October

José Ugaz, the lawyer who investigated the now-jailed former president of Peru, Alberto Fujimori, has been elected chair of the anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International.

DoJ expects more cooperation between US and Latin American enforcers

Wednesday, 22 October

Cooperation between US and Latin American law enforcers will continue to increase according to James Koukios, senior deputy chief of the fraud section in the criminal division of the US Department of Justice, who urged companies to cooperate with authorities.

Ivanhoé partners with Black Creek to invest in Mexican real estate

Wednesday, 22 October

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Mexico’s Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC have helped Canadian real estate company Ivanhoé Cambridge form a US$500 million partnership with private equity platform Black Creek and invest US$100 million in a housing development in Mexico City.

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