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.
04 October 2017
A Dutch company has launched a second claim at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) against Venezuela relating to the expropriation of its investment in the country's motor lubricants sector, more than two years after the first claim was dismissed.
19 September 2017
An International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) creditor has brought a US court action to compel Bank of New York Mellon to hand over funds belonging to the Venezuelan government that are also at issue in an unrelated arbitration in Rio de Janeiro.
06 September 2017
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit has been announced.
22 August 2017
Venezuela's supreme tribunal (TSJ) has published an amended US$1.3 million preventive asset seizure order against Norton Rose Fulbright (Venezuela), as part of a long-running labour dispute between the firm and one of its former partners.
18 August 2017
A Barbadian trust manager has applied to annul an International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) award rejecting its US$400 million claim against Venezuela - arguing that the tribunal erred when it concluded that a trustee lacked jurisdiction to bring a claim.
09 August 2017
Latin Lawyer profiles the 40 Latin American law firms with an eye firmly on the future.
09 August 2017
Two Spanish subsidiaries of Mexican food group Gruma have won nearly half a billion dollars from Venezuela in a dispute at the ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes) over the expropriation of their tortilla and corn flour businesses.
08 August 2017
US bottle manufacturer Owens-Illinois has sold its interest in a US$455 million International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) award against Venezuela to a third party which can seek to enforce in its place - but it may be required to repay the buyer if an ad hoc committee decides to annul the award in whole or in part.
25 July 2017
Venezuela's Tinoco Travieso Planchart & Núñez has entered a strategic alliance with local labour and maritime firm Girán Abogados & Asociados.