Ferrere (Ecuador) has helped New Zealand insurance company CBL overturn an Ecuadorian arbitration tribunal’s award that would have fined the company for not fulfilling its reinsurance obligations.
Two Argentine firms have helped European construction company Grupo Concesionario del Oeste (GCO) and toll road operator Autopistas del Sol renegotiate public contracts with the Argentine government for motorway concessions near Buenos Aires.
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) is a familiar jurisdiction to most professionals practising international commercial law. Stuart Cullen, counsel at Harneys, says a recent increase in dispute resolution instructions coming from Latin America is accompanying the jurisdiction’s increasing profile in international arbitration too
Against the backdrop of Venezuela's escalating economic and political crisis, Emilio Demetriou-Jones spoke with partners from two of the country's law firms to find out how they are coping.
Delegates voted in favour of Miami being a world-class seat for arbitration at this year’s Latin Lawyer – GAR Annual Arbitration Summit, but panelists were more cautious, agreeing much of its popularity in Latin America was down to its location.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
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