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Brazilian and Peruvian firms in cross-border mining issuance
Brazilian and Peruvian firms in cross-border mining issuance

Brazilian and Peruvian firms in cross-border mining issuance

10 July 2020

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo and Elvinger Hoss Prussen in Luxembourg have helped Luxembourg-based mining company Nexa Resources issue notes worth US$500 million.

Alessandri absorbs tax boutique in Chile
Alessandri absorbs tax boutique in Chile

Alessandri absorbs tax boutique in Chile

09 July 2020

Alessandri has absorbed local tax boutique Gorziglia Morales Cox Abogados, adding three partners to the firm, amid ongoing implementation of a modernisation tax bill in Chile.

Latin Lawyer presents the Guide to Corporate Compliance
Latin Lawyer presents the Guide to Corporate Compliance

Latin Lawyer presents the Guide to Corporate Compliance

09 July 2020

Latin Lawyer is proud to present the Guide to Corporate Compliance, the latest in a series of practice and industry investment guides published by Latin Lawyer. The guide is edited by Andrew Levine, a litigation and anti-corruption investigations partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, Reynaldo Manzanarez Radilla, a corporate attorney and compliance professional, Valeria Plastino, vice president, general counsel and regional ethics and compliance officer at CenturyLink, and Fabio Selhorst, general counsel, chief integrity officer and chief communications officer at Camargo Corrêa Infra.

Motorbike maker fails in NAFTA arbitration claim against Mexico
Motorbike maker fails in NAFTA arbitration claim against Mexico

Motorbike maker fails in NAFTA arbitration claim against Mexico

09 July 2020

Mexico has defeated a reported US$3 billion North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) claim brought by a US motorcycle manufacturer over a customs duty imposed on its imported bikes after the state concluded they were being manufactured in China, not the US.

Tanoira Cassagne behind agribusiness fund in Argentina
Tanoira Cassagne behind agribusiness fund in Argentina

Tanoira Cassagne behind agribusiness fund in Argentina

09 July 2020

Tanoira Cassagne Abogados has advised all parties involved in the launch of a 10 billion Argentine pesos (US$144 million) investment fund and helped on the fund’s first equity issuance.

Several firms steer Peruvian renewables loan
Several firms steer Peruvian renewables loan

Several firms steer Peruvian renewables loan

09 July 2020

Hernández & Cía Abogados in Lima, Harneys in the British Virgin Islands and Canada's Borden Ladner Gervais LLP have helped a Peruvian renewables subsidiary of Canada’s Polaris Infrastructure obtain a loan from Canadian asset manager Brookfield.

Hogan Lovells’ Mexico head becomes LatAm practice leader
Hogan Lovells’ Mexico head becomes LatAm practice leader

Hogan Lovells’ Mexico head becomes LatAm practice leader

08 July 2020

International law firm Hogan Lovells LLP has appointed Mexico City-based Juan Francisco Torres-Landa to head the firm’s Latin American practice, as part of a series of structural changes to its leadership positions and offices.

Ex-Sáenz & Asociados partners launch new firm in Central America
Ex-Sáenz & Asociados partners launch new firm in Central America

Ex-Sáenz & Asociados partners launch new firm in Central America

08 July 2020

A group of partners have left Sáenz & Asociados’ El Salvador office, including arbitration co-head Humberto Sáenz Marinero and corporate head Mario Antonio Sáenz Marinero, to launch a new firm in El Salvador and Guatemala. 

UK court sides with Guaidó in gold battle
UK court sides with Guaidó in gold battle

UK court sides with Guaidó in gold battle

08 July 2020

In a blow to Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro, a London court has ruled that the UK government “unequivocally” recognises Juan Guaidó as the country’s interim president in a battle for control of the state's gold reserves held by the Bank of England.

Mattos Filho and Pinheiro Neto complete Japanese paper buy in Brazil
Mattos Filho and Pinheiro Neto complete Japanese paper buy in Brazil

Mattos Filho and Pinheiro Neto complete Japanese paper buy in Brazil

08 July 2020

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Japanese manufacturer Daio Paperand Japanese trading company Marubeni buy Brazilian paper producer Santher in a joint acquisition for US$370 million.