Antitrust & competition

CADE approves laboratory supplier sale

Demarest Advogados has acted as deal counsel in the global minority stake acquisition of laboratory equipment maker Cole-Parmer by the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP).

LyondellBasell-Schulman merger gets approval in Mexico and Brazil

US plastics and chemicals company LyondellBasell has hired Basham, Ringe y Correa in Mexico City and Levy & Salomão Advogados in São Paulo to obtain antitrust approval in Mexico and Brazil for its US$2.25 billion merger with US counterpart Schulman.

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 - GIR Live 6th Annual Anti-Corruption & Investigations

Events

Latin Lawyer Live 6th Annual Regional Project Finance