22 October 2018
An International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) tribunal has dismissed a US$100 million claim against Panama over the construction of a luxury ecotourism resort on an indigenous reservation, with a majority finding the project had violated local law.
18 October 2018
US private equity Australis Partners has hired Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá to invest in Colombian retailer Grupo Reve, which owns discount supermarket group Justo & Bueno and coffee shop chain Tostao.
02 October 2018
Morgan & Morgan has helped Hitachi, Mitsubishi, and Ansaldo STS sign a deal to equip and provide services to Panama City’s metro Line 3.
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.
04 September 2018
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 3rd Annual Tax conference has been announced.
04 September 2018
Garrigues offices in Madrid, Bogotá and Mexico City and Morgan & Morgan in Panama City have helped Spain's Cirsa raise US$1.9 billion in an international offering.
20 August 2018
Hogan Lovells LLP in Washington, DC, has helped US private equity group Acon sell its Panamanian hydroelectric portfolio company to Spain’s EnfraGen.
18 July 2018
Patton, Moreno & Asvat has hired a former in-house lawyer to Cemex’s Caracas office as counsel to capture outbound work from Venezuela.
17 July 2018
Spanish firm ECIJA has merged with four firms in Central America, the Dominican Republic and Panama, expanding its presence in Latin America.
13 July 2018
Spain’s Prosegur has hired Garrigues (Colombia) in Bogotá and EY Law in Central America to acquire Grupo Almo’s security transport business.