Restructuring & insolvency

Trustee of Oi’s Dutch arm takes battle with Brazilian parent to New York

The trustee of the Dutch arm of Brazilian telecoms group Oi has filed for Chapter 15 protection in a New York Court, seeking recognition of his authority to act for the subsidiary – and to reject the restructuring plan that Oi is attempting to pass in Brazil.

Veirano expansion continues with double lateral hire

Veirano Advogados has added a former in-house lawyer from UK oil and gas company BG as partner and recruited an appeals court judge as of counsel, citing Brazil’s political and economic trajectory for the firm’s rapid expansion in 2017.

Deal of the year 2016

Latin Lawyer profiles the winners and runners-up of Latin Lawyer’s Deal of the Year Awards, shining a spotlight on the lawyers who made Latin America’s largest and most sophisticated transactions and cases happen in 2016.


Insight

Reference

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Construction 2016

Chile

Alfonso Reymond Larraín and Rodrigo Riquelme Yanez

Reymond & Cía

Brazil

Fernando Marcondes, Ricardo Medina Salla, Marlon Shigueru Ushiro Ieiri, Adriana Regina Sarra de Deus and Juliana Yumi Shiina Morato

LO Baptista

Guides

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The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment

Foreword

Anthony S Harrington

Albright Stonebridge Group

Introduction

Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press

Hogan Lovells LLP