16 March 2017
Fresh from a win against a Spanish investor, Costa Rica has defeated a US$75 million ICSID claim brought by one of Mexico’s wealthiest families over alleged price-fixing in the liquefied petroleum gas market.
10 March 2017
LACCA has released its landmark research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies.
03 March 2017
As Muñoz Global officially launches its tie-up with global law firm Dentons, managing partner Jose Antonio Muñoz speaks to Latin Lawyer about consolidating his firm’s presence across Central America.
27 February 2017
A food company and its founder have threatened Costa Rica with a US$200 million ICSID claim over a ban on the import of chicken cuts from Canada and the US, among other treaty breaches – which they say have driven the company to the brink of bankruptcy.
24 February 2017
A team of lawyers led by Arias San Salvador offices have helped Dutch aircraft leasing company AerCap repossess aircraft lent to Salvadorian commercial airline VECA.
23 February 2017
The New York, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego and London offices of Latham & Watkins LLP; Baker McKenzie LLP’s Chicago and Houston offices and Pellerano & Herrera in Santo Domingo have helped Californian medical technology company ICU Medical acquire pharma titan Pfizer’s infusion therapy business, Hospira Infusion Systems, for US$1 billion.
22 February 2017
Central American firms have doubled down on Costa Rica, with the country accounting for two-thirds of the promotions reported by regional outfits in the past four months.
21 February 2017
Mayer Brown LLP in Washington, DC and Chicago, Consortium Legal (Costa Rica) and Walkers in the Cayman Islands have helped Banco Davivienda make a debt issuance of up to US$250 million secured by a portfolio of dollar-denominated Diversified Payment Rights (DPRs).
20 February 2017
Nicaragua’s BLP office has become a member of global business law firm alliance Meritas.
17 February 2017
The complete shortlist for Latin Lawyer’s 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards is now available.
14 February 2017
Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the shortlists for the next two categories of its 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards: corporate finance and project finance.
10 February 2017
Consortium Legal (Costa Rica) has helped Cuestamoras Salud purchase fellow Costa Rican pharmaceutical company Farmacias La Bomba.