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Salaverri Dellatorre recruits regulatory and transactional lawyers

Salaverri Dellatorre recruits regulatory and transactional lawyers

23 March 2017

Salaverri Dellatorre Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán has added two partners and two associates to strengthen its transactional and administrative law practices.

Salaverri Dellatorre recruits regulatory and transactional lawyers

23 March 2017

Salaverri Dellatorre Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán has added two partners and two associates to strengthen its transactional and administrative law practices.

Two firms in Paraguay’s first PPP signing

23 March 2017

Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors and Olmedo Abogados have helped the concessionaires behind Paraguay’s first public-private partnership (PPP) sign the US$520 million agreement at a government-sponsored ceremony held last week.

Renewables company snaps up Uruguayan solar plant

23 March 2017

White & Case LLP’s Miami and Madrid offices and Uruguayan firm Hughes & Hughes have helped US renewables company Invenergy acquire the Jacinta solar farm project from Spain’s Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV). 

Brazilian leg of US$1.95 billion industrial acquisition closes

23 March 2017

Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP in New York and Brazil’s Trench, Rossi e Watanabe Advogados have helped US industrial manufacturer Stanley Black & Decker acquire the tool businesses of US consumer goods company Newell Rubbermaid in the Brazilian leg of an international deal worth US$1.95 billion.

Stroock and Marval structure Eco-Stim recapitalisation

23 March 2017

Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal in Buenos Aires and Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP in New York have helped US hedge fund Fir Tree Partners (FTP) acquire two million shares of outstanding common stock in US oilfield services company Eco-Stim Energy Solutions, as part of the latter’s recapitalisation programme.

Thinking outside the box

22 March 2017

In the quest for innovation, law firms are putting client satisfaction at the core of new management strategies, effectively surveying clients to find improved ways of delivering their services.

Brookfield signs US$1.7 billion TerraForm takeover

22 March 2017

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York has helped Canadian investor Brookfield Asset Management purchase assets from renewables operator SunEdison, in a two-part deal worth US$1.7 billion.

Cargill enters Ecuador with Ferrere

22 March 2017

Ferrere (Ecuador) has helped US food and agriculture company Cargill sign a joint venture agreement with local shrimp producer Naturisa, which will see the pair build a shrimp feed facility in Durán, south-central Ecuador.

Pizarro Botto guides leasing purchase

22 March 2017

Peruvian firm Pizarro, Botto & Escobar Abogados has helped Banco Santander acquire Leasing Perú, a subsidiary of Colombia’s Bancolombia, in a deal worth US$60 million.

Veirano and Lefosse in Claro debt tap

22 March 2017

Veirano Advogados has helped telecoms provider Claro issue 600 million reais (US$194 million) worth of debentures.

Pemex, Chevron and Inpex win oil block tender

Pemex, Chevron and Inpex win oil block tender

21 March 2017

Mexico’s Hogan Lovells BSTL, Haynes and Boone SC and Baker McKenzie (Mexico) have helped a consortium formed by state oil company Pemex and US and Japanese oil majors Chevron and Inpex win a joint bid to exploit a hydrocarbon block, marking the first time Pemex has teamed up with private companies to bid for a concession.