Former Chevron managing counsel Francisco Romano has spoken to Latin Lawyer about his move to Argentine firm Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen, where he takes over the energy department following the departure of former name partner José Martínez de Hoz (h).
Amprimo & Flury Abogados has helped a group of Peruvian cement manufacturers win a constitutional lawsuit against the Ministry of Economy and Finance for levying an environmental tax on coal users.
In the aftermath of Mexico’s fatal 7.1 magnitude earthquake, the legal community responded quickly to help the shaken country back on its feet. Emilio Demetriou-Jones hears how, in an unprecedented move, the country’s three clearing houses used the media to reach those most in need
A survey of Latin Lawyer Elite firms by Latin Lawyer and law firm consultancy Adam Smith, Esq has found overwhelming enthusiasm for AI with one in three already trialling or using the technology. But how AI will transform the legal space proved more divisive. Tom Muskett-Ford reports
Sophisticated companies’ use of AI to improve efficiency has the potential to revolutionise their relationships with legal service providers. Law firms would be wise to keep up, argue Adam Smith, Esq’s Bruce MacEwen, Janet Stanton and Antonio Leal Holguín
Tax amnesty programmes only work if taxpayers trust governments to protect and avoid misusing their financial information, said panellists at Latin Lawyer’s...
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