White & Case LLP’s Miami and Madrid offices and Uruguayan firm Hughes & Hughes have helped US renewables company Invenergy acquire the Jacinta solar farm project from Spain’s Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV).
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York has helped Canadian investor Brookfield Asset Management purchase assets from renewables operator SunEdison, in a two-part deal worth US$1.7 billion.
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