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Latin Lawyer tax summit gets CLE accreditation

Latin Lawyer tax summit gets CLE accreditation

06 November 2017

Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit has got CLE accreditation from The Florida Bar ahead of the big event, which will be held on Thursday in Miami.

Conmebol completes first commercial rights tender since FIFA scandal

Conmebol completes first commercial rights tender since FIFA scandal

19 October 2017

Dorsey’s New York office and Vouga Abogados in Asunción have helped a joint venture between British media company Perform and US counterpart IMG make the winning bid to manage commercial rights for South America’s biggest football competitions, promising regional football confederation Conmebol a minimum revenue of US$1.4 billion between 2019 and 2022. 

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

16 October 2017

Senior figures from Peruvian beverage multinational Aje, the Florida International Bankers Association, KPMG and UBS along with senior representations from top law firms, financial service providers and universities are set to speak at Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit, which will be held on Thursday 9 November in Miami.

Paraguayan casino project gets licence to operate

Paraguayan casino project gets licence to operate

28 September 2017

Paraguay’s Peroni, Sosa, Tellechea, Burt & Narvaja has helped US property developer Vimerica Development’s local subsidiary get regulatory approval to build a major entertainment and retail complex in central Paraguay.

Programme for Latin Lawyer 2nd Annual Tax Summit now online

Programme for Latin Lawyer 2nd Annual Tax Summit now online

06 September 2017

The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit has been announced.

Ten firms advise on JBS asset sale in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay

Ten firms advise on JBS asset sale in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay

23 August 2017

Stocche Forbes Advogados' São Paulo office, Estudio Beccar Varela in Buenos Aires, Guyer & Regules in Montevideo and Moreno Ruffinelli & Asociados in Asunción have helped Brazilian beef producer Minerva buy US$300 million of assets from counterpart JBS in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.

Construction group makes rare project bonds issuance in Paraguay

Construction group makes rare project bonds issuance in Paraguay

27 July 2017

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

20 July 2017

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

Andrews Kurth, Ferrere and Kleinberg Kaplan behind Paraguay port project refinancing

17 July 2017

Kleinberg, Kaplan, Wolff & Cohen, PC in New York and Mersan Abogados in Asunción have helped Paraguayan construction company San Francisco obtain a US$60 million credit line for a port project in the city of Villeta.

American Tower snaps up Paraguayan telecoms units

American Tower snaps up Paraguayan telecoms units

12 May 2017

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP’s Atlanta office and Paraguay's Peroni, Sosa, Tellechea, Burt & Narvaja has helped US telecoms provider American Tower Corporation (ATC) purchase 1,400 wireless communications towers for 700 billion guaraníes (US$125 million)