17 December 2018
From the start of January 2019, we are changing the way we collect deal submissions. The new process is designed to speed up our reporting on transactions, allow for a broader coverage of deals via monthly round ups and provide readers with a better analysis of who is doing what in the market. In turn, this will deepen and improve our research for the Latin Lawyer 250 and LACCA’s annual list of Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies.
10 December 2018
A full transcript from a panel at Latin Lawyer’s recent labour and employment conference in Miami discussing how to investigate and manage internal harassment cases is now available to view.
06 December 2018
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s New York office, Mexican firm Basham, Ringe y Correa, Azevedo Sette Advogados in Brazil and BLP’s Honduran office have helped healthcare giant Owens & Minor complete the Latin American leg of its acquisition of Halyard Health’s surgical and infection prevention business for US$710 million in cash.
19 November 2018
DLA Piper has worked pro bono alongside Lawyers for Civil Rights in Boston to achieve the reunification of two Honduran families that were separated five months ago at the US border.
12 November 2018
Norton Rose Fulbright’s New York office and the Honduran office of Aguilar Castillo Love have helped Israeli renewable energy company Ormat obtain US$125 million in financing.
01 November 2018
Honduras is facing a billion-dollar International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) claim for allegedly expropriating the assets of a local family of politicians whom US authorities have accused of laundering money derived from narcotics trafficking.
23 October 2018
Aguilar Castillo Love (Honduras) has helped US consumer goods company Procter & Gamble (P&G) and German pharmaceutical company Merck get antitrust clearance in Honduras for P&G’s US$4.2 billion global acquisition of Merck’s consumer health division.
17 October 2018
BLP (Honduras) has helped Norwegian energy company Scatec Solar and Norway’s state-owned investment fund Norfund connect the first phase of their Los Prados solar project to the grid and commence operations in Honduras.
02 October 2018
Consortium (Honduras) has converted a section of its office space in Tegucigalpa into a business centre that will host conferences and seminars on local investment opportunities and legal trends.
04 September 2018
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 3rd Annual Tax conference has been announced.