28 April 2017
Local arbitration centres are developing stronger institutional rules and are increasingly viewed as an attractive destination for an arbitration seat, contributing to a Latinisation of arbitration, heard delegates at the debut Latin Lawyer - GAR Live Arbitration Summit held in Miami on Thursday.
20 April 2017
Argentina’s Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz(h) has acted as deal counsel in a securities issuance worth US$31 million by Chilean retailer Cencosud.
19 April 2017
As Argentina inches closer to introducing corporate criminal liability for bribery offences, lawyers say prosecutors will need to apply some creative thinking if they want to settle one of the country's most high-profile corruption scandals.
13 April 2017
Argentine firms Carcavallo, Larrechea & Asociados, Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi have taken part in US media heavyweights Fox and Turner’s estimated US$1 billion joint contract to broadcast Argentine football.
13 April 2017
Argentina’s Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has reinforced its transactional prowess by promoting two corporate lawyers to partner, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 27.
11 April 2017
Cabanellas Etchebarne Kelly has helped the Argentine province of Chubut in a three-tranche notes offering worth a combined 620 million pesos (US$40 million).
10 April 2017
The Buenos Aires office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Nicholson y Cano Abogados have helped the north-eastern Argentine province of Santa Fe issue US$250 million in international debt.
07 April 2017
Corporate lawyer María Benson has returned to Argentina’s Estudio Beccar Varela as an advisory partner after seven years at another firm.
05 April 2017
A 14-year-long ICSID claim against Argentina over an electricity concession in Buenos Aires is over after claimant EDF apparently lost an ICC arbitration over the right to keep its claim going.
04 April 2017
A civil and economic rights group established by The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice has launched an anti-corruption initiative that will organise private practice lawyers across the Americas to support government efforts to crack down on corruption.