Uruguayan firm Guyer & Regules and Juárez Veciana Abogados in Barcelona have helped Manchester City’s parent company purchase a second division Uruguayan football club.
Guyer & Regules has structured a trust programme worth US$450 million on behalf of toll road operator Corporacion Vial del Uruguay (CVU), in what is thought to be the country’s largest corporate programme ever created for the local market.
Ferrere (Uruguay) partner Gianni Gutiérrez examines a new tax transparency law in Uruguay, which has been criticised for going beyond its purpose of bringing the country up to OECD standards
As law firms in Latin America grow and face new competitive challenges, the pressure to re-evaluate partner compensation systems is on. As more law firms change to models that reward performance, how can law firm leaders appear objective and fair when sharing out the pie? asks Rosie Cresswell
The Panama Papers have sped up government anti-tax evasion measures, dramatically reducing clients’ offshore options and shifting customer due diligence to the legal profession, heard delegates at the inaugural Latin Lawyer Tax Summit, held earlier this month in Miami.
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250