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Sweden’s Assa Abloy snaps up assets in Costa Rica

Swedish lock manufacturer Assa Abloy has hired Linklaters in New York and Aguilar Castillo Love (Costa Rica) to acquire Costa Rican accessories producer Olimpia Hardware.

Germany’s Delivery Hero expands in Latin America
US software developer enters Costa Rica

Firms advise on refinancing for Central America’s largest hydro dam

Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC and BLP (Costa Rica) have advised lenders backing Central America’s largest hydroelectric river dam on a US$800 million refinancing of their credit

Latin Lawyer and LACCA's covid-19 information hub
Costa Rica covid-19 information hub

Latin Lawyer Elite survey 2019

For a law firm to be more than a short-lived success, it must be able to guarantee its survival with each handover between different generations of partners. The managing partners of Elite firms reveal how they prepare ahead of time to contend with the reality of partner succession.

Exposing the gap

For the past two years, many UK law firms have been compelled to publicly disclose the difference between what they pay male and female lawyers. Gender pay gap reporting can be a blunt instrument, but acknowledging a problem is the first step to solving it. We consider the implications for Latin America’s legal market.

Surveys

Leading Lights

Law firms that stand out for the pro bono work done by their lawyers and for their efforts to build a lasting pro bono infrastructure, both internally and in their legal market.

Latin Lawyer and the Vance Center’s Pro Bono Survey
Latin Lawyer Elite survey 2019

Plan ahead: what labour lawyers are telling companies amid covid-19

Covid-19 landed in Latin America on 26 February, bringing with it an onslaught of labour and employment issues for the region’s companies and workers. Latin America’s top labour lawyers are now advising their clients on how to handle their workforces in the wake of the crisis, as the evolving outbreak presents unique employment issues for businesses.

Latin Lawyer Elite survey 2019
United we stand, divided we fall

Consistency and technology key for transfer pricing professionals, hear delegates

Applying policies consistently is crucial to avoid being penalised under new transfer pricing regulations, said UPS' director of taxes for the Americas at Latin Lawyer’s 2nd Annual Tax Summit, held in Miami earlier this month.

Onerous regulation impeding PE leveraged buyouts, says panel
Double down on LatAm privacy law compliance, say panellists

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Nov 19

LACCA Interactive: Virtual Series

Thu, 19th Nov 2020

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Dec 03

Latin Lawyer Interactive: Oil and Gas

Thu, 3rd Dec 2020