Brazil’s competition enforcer has launched another investigation into the construction sector off the back of Operation Car Wash, this time examining alleged bid-rigging for major road work in Rio de Janeiro.
The General Superintendence of Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) has recommended that the competition authority challenge Bayer’s US$66 billion agrochemical merger with Monsanto, after concluding the deal could stifle competition and innovation.
Until Argentina passes new antitrust legislation to improve its outdated regulatory framework, the competition authority has a handicap akin to playing a match minus a star player, says Pablo Trevisan, a commissioner at Argentina's National Commission for the Defence of Competition (CNDC).
Lulu Rumsey talks to Nicole Nehme, co-founder of Chilean firm FerradaNehme and winner of Latin Lawyer’s Specialist Law Firm Leader of the Year Award, about building a successful firm from scratch and why it is important for law firms to institutionalise
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