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Honduras regresses in its anti-corruption efforts
Honduras regresses in its anti-corruption efforts

Honduras regresses in its anti-corruption efforts

10 July 2020

Legal practitioners and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have decried recent changes to Honduran law that reduce penalties for corruption and fraud offences.

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

Latin Lawyer and LACCA's covid-19 information hub

29 June 2020

In response to the unprecedented impact of covid-19, Latin Lawyer and LACCA have launched a free-to-view and regularly updated information hub. Read about legislation and official communications issued by governments across Latin America in response to the evolving crisis here.

Kirkland & Ellis initiative tackles poverty in Honduras
Kirkland & Ellis initiative tackles poverty in Honduras

Kirkland & Ellis initiative tackles poverty in Honduras

18 June 2020

A charitable organisation co-founded by a partner and an analyst of Kirkland & Ellis LLP has launched a new initiative to deliver necessary supplies to families affected by the covid-19 crisis in Honduras.

Multiple firms in cross-border Bladex loan to Grupo Monge
Multiple firms in cross-border Bladex loan to Grupo Monge

Multiple firms in cross-border Bladex loan to Grupo Monge

11 March 2020

Holland & Knight LLP in New York and Los Angeles; Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega in Panama City; Central American Consortium Legal and Garrigues (Peru) have helped Panama-based Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior (Bladex) lend US$91 million to Costa Rican household retailer Grupo Monge.

Central Law forms collaboration agreement with Andersen
Central Law forms collaboration agreement with Andersen

Central Law forms collaboration agreement with Andersen

22 November 2019

US professional services firm Andersen Global has signed a collaboration agreement with Central Law, giving it six bases in Central America and Panama.  

Multiple firms in Central American bank securitisation
Multiple firms in Central American bank securitisation

Multiple firms in Central American bank securitisation

22 November 2019

Three Greenberg Traurig LLP offices, Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee in Panama City and multiple offices of Central American law firm Consortium Legal have helped Panamanian bank BAC International (BIB) complete a securitisation of future receivables.

Mayora & Mayora opens second Honduran office
Mayora & Mayora opens second Honduran office

Mayora & Mayora opens second Honduran office

27 September 2019

Mayora & Mayora SC (Guatemala) has launched its second Honduras office by opening in San Pedro Sula, while Dentons completes its tie-up with Honduran outfit Gustavo Zacapa y Asociados.

Dentons close to completing Central America sweep
Dentons close to completing Central America sweep

Dentons close to completing Central America sweep

06 August 2019

International law firm Dentons has announced plans to combine with Honduran law firm Gustavo Zacapa y Asociados, in a deal that would complete its expansion across Central America.

Coca-Cola buys beverage trademarks in El Salvador and Honduras
Coca-Cola buys beverage trademarks in El Salvador and Honduras

Coca-Cola buys beverage trademarks in El Salvador and Honduras

30 July 2019

DLA Piper LLP in the US and LatamLex in San Salvador and Tegucigalpa have helped The Coca-Cola Company buy two drinks trademarks from Salvadorian beverage company La Constancia and another from Cervecería Hondureña. 

Consortium promotes five in Honduras
Consortium promotes five in Honduras

Consortium promotes five in Honduras

12 June 2019

Consortium Legal has promoted five to partner, doubling its partner count in Honduras.