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Guyer & Regules deal counsel for Uruguayan forestry equity sale

18 October 2017

Uruguay’s Guyer & Regules has sat on both sides of the table for an US$60.5 million equity certificate sale by a forestry financial trust, advising the trust’s creator, Cambium Forestal, as well as its trustee.

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.

Brazil’s Camil scrapes pricing floor in 1.3 billion reais IPO

Brazil’s Camil scrapes pricing floor in 1.3 billion reais IPO

10 October 2017

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Brazil’s Souza, Cescon, Barrieu & Flesch Advogados and Guyer & Regules in Uruguay have helped Brazilian food producer Camil Alimentos raise 1.32 billion reais (US$416.8 million) in an initial public offering (IPO).

Lexin wins mining fine reduction in Uruguay

19 September 2017

Uruguayan firm Lexin has helped quarry owners La Lucha and Biocampo avoid a US$6 million fine levied by the country's mining authority, Dinamige, for alleged illegal mining.

Marcela Hughes to leave Hughes & Hughes

Marcela Hughes to leave Hughes & Hughes

13 September 2017

Marcela Hughes, managing partner of Uruguay's Hughes & Hughes, has announced she will leave the firm later this year and fellow corporate partner Haroldo Espalter will take over management.

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.

Uruguayan wind farm gets IDB backing

25 August 2017

White & Case LLP's Miami, New York and Madrid offices and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped Uruguayan wind farm developer Nicefield obtain US$140 million in project finance.

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.

Uruguayan renewables developer obtains project finance

Uruguayan renewables developer obtains project finance

17 August 2017

Hughes & Hughes and White and Case LLP have helped a subsidiary of French renewable energy developer Akuo Energy and renewable energy operator Cubico Sustainable Investments Limited obtain US$82 million in credit from Export Development Canada and Caixabank.

Uruguayan PPP project gets CAF financing

Uruguayan PPP project gets CAF financing

14 August 2017

Clifford Chance's Madrid office and Uruguay's Jiménez de Aréchaga at Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause have helped an infrastructure fund managed by Latin American development bank CAF grant a US$87 million loan to Uruguay's second public private partnership (PPP).