Paraguay

Construction group makes rare project bonds issuance in Paraguay

Tape Porã, a consortium of Paraguayan construction companies, has hired Vouga Abogados to obtain project bonds worth 350 billion guaraníes (US$63 million) for a toll road concession.

Paraguayan telecoms provider gets controversial social security loan

Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown has helped Tigo, the Paraguayan subsidiary of telecoms provider Millicom, obtain a loan worth 367 billion guaraníes (US$67 million).

Regulatory: A hard landing

Embraer’s settlement of foreign bribery charges jointly with local and US authorities opened a new front in the fight against corruption – and earned investigators in both countries plaudits as a model of cross-border cooperation

Making an impact

Clearing houses across the region are putting high-impact projects at the top of their agenda because they can bring about systemic change. Rosie Cresswell asks how law firms can maximise the results of their pro bono projects

Colombia's 4G attracts big names despite flaws, say panellists

Lawyers and bankers praised Colombia's massive fourth generation (4G) infrastructure programme for bringing international sponsors and banks into the country, but criticised the contracts awarded for being overly complex at Latin Lawyer's 4th Annual Regional Project Finance Summit held in Washington, DC, two weeks ago.

Insight

Reference

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Construction 2017

Chile

Alfonso Reymond Larraín and Rodrigo Riquelme Yanez

Reymond & Cía

Brazil

Fernando Marcondes, Ricardo Medina Salla, Marlon Shigueru Ushiro Ieiri, Adriana Regina Sarra de Deus and Juliana Yumi Shiina Morato

LO Baptista

Guides

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The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment

Foreword

Anthony S Harrington

Albright Stonebridge Group

Introduction

Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press

Hogan Lovells LLP

Events

Events

Latin Lawyer 4th Annual Labour & Employment Conference

Events

Latin Lawyer 8th Annual Private Equity Conference