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Aluminium maker obtains loan for wind farm in Argentina

Aluminium maker obtains loan for wind farm in Argentina

16 October 2018

Aluminium producer Aluar Aluminio Argentino has hired Mitrani, Caballero & Ruiz Moreno in Buenos Aires to obtain a US$56.7 million loan to fund a wind farm to power its local operations.

Hope Duggan behind Argentine hotel sale

15 October 2018

Argentine commercial real estate group Libertad has hired Hope, Duggan & Silva to sell its ownership in five-star hotel Holiday Inn in Córdoba to local group Hathor.

EY Law steers fruit deal in Argentina

15 October 2018

EY Law in Buenos Aires has helped Argentine business group Prima acquire local fruit producer Moño Azul.

Goldman Sachs invests in Argentine fintech

Goldman Sachs invests in Argentine fintech

11 October 2018

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP in New York, Los Angeles and Washington, DC and Baker McKenzie (Argentina) have helped Goldman Sachs co-invest US$34 million in Argentine fintech company Ualá.

Argentine cable company’s Chapter 15 closed

04 October 2018

The US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York has granted Supercanal Holding’s foreign representative’s request to close the Argentinian cable and wireless company’s Chapter 15 case.

Former US ambassador to Argentina joins DLA Piper

Former US ambassador to Argentina joins DLA Piper

03 October 2018

DLA Piper LLP has hired the former US ambassador to Argentina as its new strategic advisor on Latin American issues, one month after the firm opened an office in Buenos Aires.

Chilean port operator gets Canadian backing

03 October 2018

Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos in Santiago, Brazil’s Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados, Allende & Brea in Buenos Aires and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped Canadian port operator ATCO acquire a 40% stake in Chilean logistics company Ultramar.

Abeledo Gottheil promotes disputes lawyer

Abeledo Gottheil promotes disputes lawyer

02 October 2018

Argentina’s Abeledo Gottheil Abogados SC has promoted a litigator and arbitration lawyer, taking the 46-lawyer firm’s partner count to 15. 

Argentina set to pass new data protection law

26 September 2018

Argentina’s executive branch has presented its Congress with a draft data protection bill in a bid to align the country’s data protection standards with the GDPR.

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho top LatAm capital markets tables, Cleary and Shearman lead in international

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho top LatAm capital markets tables, Cleary and Shearman lead in international

24 September 2018

Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise as much as US$110 billion through more than 350 debt and equity capital markets deals during the first half of 2018, based on Latin Lawyer data.