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Chile seeks to end Transbank card payments monopoly

Thursday, 19 January

Chile’s competition court has recommended regulatory changes to open up the country’s card payment market to new entrants.

CMS adds members in Chile, Peru and Colombia

Tuesday, 17 January

Juan Carlos Escudero, Ramón Valdivieso and Guillermo Villegas
International law firm CMS has entered Chile, Peru and Colombia by integrating with three local firms: Carey & Allende in Santiago, Grau Abogados in Lima, and Rodríguez Azuero Contexto Legal Abogados in Bogotá and Medellín.

Rockwood Chile signs landmark state contract

Tuesday, 17 January

Porzio Rios Garcia has helped the Chilean subsidiary of US chemical company Albemarle sign an agreement with the Chilean Economic Development Agency (CORFO) to expand its lithium extraction and sales operations – the largest contract the state investment agency has ever negotiated.

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