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.
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).
09 August 2017
Latin Lawyer profiles the 40 Latin American law firms with an eye firmly on the future.
09 August 2017
Guyer & Regules has helped investment company Peninsula in a share offering worth 1.6 billion pesos (US$57 million) made through a real estate trust.
03 August 2017
Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped Starbucks reach a licensing agreement that will see the coffee chain open its doors in Uruguay next year.
28 July 2017
A mining company owned by Indian magnate Pramod Agarwal has threatened to file an investment treaty claim against Uruguay over an iron ore project.
12 July 2017
The Buenos Aires and New York offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP have helped Uruguay issue 31.1 billion pesos (US$1.25 billion) worth of bonds.
23 June 2017
Ferrere has helped UK drinks heavyweight Diageo beat off an antitrust claim filed by Uruguay’s state-owned whiskey manufacturer, CABA.
16 June 2017
Proskauer Rose LLP in New York and Posadas, Posadas & Vecino in Montevideo have helped a consortium led by Brazilian bank BTG Pactual’s timber fund buy US real estate investor Weyerhaeuser’s Uruguayan timberlands and manufacturing business for US$403 million.
09 June 2017
Leading law firms in Latin America and the US have had some success in increasing diversity among their rank and file, but a lack of leadership from an overwhelmingly white, male partnership in most firms is still preventing many women and lawyers from different ethic and socio-economic backgrounds from reaching the top positions, according to delegates at a diversity and inclusion conference at the New York City Bar Association earlier this week.