A Peroni, Sosa, Tellechea, Burt & Narvaja name partner has been elected secretary of Paraguay’s chamber of commerce with its most important trading partner Brazil.
Ferrere (Paraguay) has helped state-owned pension fund Instituto de Previsión Social (IPS) authorise a public tender for the construction of four hospitals.
Paraguay recently became one of the last countries in the Americas to pass a law eliminating bearer shares. Néstor Loizaga, managing partner of Ferrere (Paraguay), explains what the legislation means for the country
Clearing houses across the region are putting high-impact projects at the top of their agenda because they can bring about systemic change. Rosie Cresswell asks how law firms can maximise the results of their pro bono projects
Lawyers and bankers praised Colombia's massive fourth generation (4G) infrastructure programme for bringing international sponsors and banks into the country, but criticised the contracts awarded for being overly complex at Latin Lawyer's 4th Annual Regional Project Finance Summit held in Washington, DC, two weeks ago.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
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Albright Stonebridge Group