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Aninat Schwencke adds two senior counsels
Aninat Schwencke adds two senior counsels

Aninat Schwencke adds two senior counsels

14 November 2019

Aninat Schwencke & Cia has hired the former director of Chile’s intellectual property institute and the CEO of a compliance consultancy, both as senior counsel.

FBI wants new unit for Brazilian evidence requests
FBI wants new unit for Brazilian evidence requests

FBI wants new unit for Brazilian evidence requests

14 November 2019

The FBI’s Brazilian office has asked the US Department of Justice (DOJ) for extra resources to handle requests for information from local authorities, according to a senior official. By Will Neal

Brazil's BMA advises on tech acquisition
Brazil's BMA advises on tech acquisition

Brazil's BMA advises on tech acquisition

14 November 2019

BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has helped Brazilian consultancy company ZUP sell 100% of its shares to Itaú Unibanco.

Panama’s Cable Onda taps market for US$600 million
Panama’s Cable Onda taps market for US$600 million

Panama’s Cable Onda taps market for US$600 million

14 November 2019

Jones Day’s Miami office and Galindo, Arias & López have helped Panama’s largest telecoms provider, Cable Onda, issue bonds worth US$600 million on Luxembourg’s stock exchange.

Demarest and Simpson Thacher steer Log primary share offering in Brazil
Demarest and Simpson Thacher steer Log primary share offering in Brazil

Demarest and Simpson Thacher steer Log primary share offering in Brazil

14 November 2019

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and Demarest Advogados have helped Log Commercial Properties complete a primary offering of shares worth 635 million reais (US$150 million).

Do intensive due diligence to avoid successor liability, say speakers on M&A compliance
Do intensive due diligence to avoid successor liability, say speakers on M&A compliance

Do intensive due diligence to avoid successor liability, say speakers on M&A compliance

13 November 2019

The ramifications of Operation Car Wash in Latin America have made successor liability one of the key aspects to consider when buying or selling in the region, making intensive due diligence top on the to-do list for M&A deals, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s ninth annual M&A conference in São Paulo last week.

Klabin gets US$800 million IDB loan in Brazil
Klabin gets US$800 million IDB loan in Brazil

Klabin gets US$800 million IDB loan in Brazil

13 November 2019

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped paper manufacturer Klabin obtain a US$800 million A/B credit facility from the IDB and the IFC.

UK investor enters LatAm with Colombia 4G toll road buy
UK investor enters LatAm with Colombia 4G toll road buy

UK investor enters LatAm with Colombia 4G toll road buy

13 November 2019

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP’s New York office, Ashurst LLP in Madrid and Colombia's Posse Herrera Ruiz have helped UK infrastructure investor John Laing Group snap up a 30% stake in a Colombian 4G toll road concessionaire for US$80 million, marking the company’s first ever investment in Latin America.

US energy developer buys Colombian power supplier
US energy developer buys Colombian power supplier

US energy developer buys Colombian power supplier

13 November 2019

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá have advised two Colombian subsidiaries of EnfraGen – part of the Glenfarne Group – on their purchase of energy supplier Zona Franca Celsia.

García Sayán and Payet Rey convene for mining financing
García Sayán and Payet Rey convene for mining financing

García Sayán and Payet Rey convene for mining financing

13 November 2019

García Sayán Abogados has helped Peru’s Sociedad Minera El Brocal obtain a US$161 million loan.