Antitrust & competition

French investors get green light for Brazilian solar acquisition

Trench Rossi Watanabe has helped French renewables partnership Total-Eren acquire three solar power projects with a combined 90-megawatt installed capacity from Spanish group Cobra.

Praxair/Linde merger cleared with competition remedies in Brazil

Brazil’s competition authority has approved gas producer Praxair’s US$74 billion merger with counterpart Linde, subject to confidential divestments and the merged company agreeing not to restrict the supply of calcium carbide gas.

Break with the past

Economist Luis de la Calle, a former negotiator for Mexico in bilateral and regional multilateral trade agreements, discusses the impact recent legislative reforms, as well as President Donald Trump’s push to rewrite NAFTA, have had on Mexican antitrust enforcement

Leading by example

Lulu Rumsey talks to Nicole Nehme, co-founder of Chilean firm FerradaNehme and winner of Latin Lawyer’s Specialist Law Firm Leader of the Year Award, about building a successful firm from scratch and why it is important for law firms to institutionalise


Insight

Reference

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Construction

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 Second Edition

Introduction

Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press

Hogan Lovells

Foreword

Anthony S Harrington

Albright Stonebridge Group

Firms that practice in this area

These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250

Events

Events

Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual Private Equity Conference

Events

Latin Lawyer Live 5th Annual Labour & Employment