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.
13 March 2017
Latin American law firms continue to grow, reporting promotions in a broad range of practice areas.
10 March 2017
LACCA has released its landmark research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies.
07 March 2017
A Canadian mining company has applied to a US court to enforce a US$25 million investment treaty award against Ecuador – as the state seeks to overturn the award in the Dutch courts.
02 March 2017
The effects of Odebrecht's bribery scheme have reverberated through 15 countries across five continents. The Odebrecht fact sheet, compiled by Latin Lawyer's sister publication Global Investigations Review, is a rolling summary of the developments in the case.
17 February 2017
The complete shortlist for Latin Lawyer’s 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards is now available.
17 February 2017
Steptoe and Johnson LLP in Washington, DC and Ecuador’s Cabezas, Wray & Alban have helped the concessionaire of a hydroelectric project in south-eastern Ecuador obtain a loan of US$78 million.
13 February 2017
Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the shortlists for the first two categories of its 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards: M&A and regulatory.
10 February 2017
A nearly decade-long ICSID dispute between ConocoPhillips and Ecuador, with claims on both sides running into the billions, has ended with awards of nearly US$380 million for the investor and US$42 million for the state.
08 February 2017
Latin Lawyer is proud to present The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment – the first in a new series of Latin Lawyer practice and industry investment guides.
06 February 2017
While 2016 marked the rise of populism in the US and Europe, in Latin America business-friendly administrations took the reins of several of the region’s countries. With this in mind, law firms stocked up departments in preparation for an expected uptick in transactional work. Latin Lawyer takes a look at the most significant of these developments.
30 November 2016
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Colombia’s Brigard & Urrutia Abogados and Ecuador’s Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez have helped Chilean energy conglomerate Empresas Copec reach a US$747 million deal to buy oil major ExxonMobil’s lubricants and fuels business in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.