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.
18 September 2018
Paraguay’s Peroni, Sosa, Tellechea, Burt & Narvaja has promoted three lawyers to partner, reinforcing its labour, corporate and compliance offerings, as the firm’s managing partner hints at more expansion to come.
14 September 2018
Ferrere (Bolivia) advised beverage producer Chilena Cervecerías Unidas (CCU) on its acquisition of 51% of shares in Bebidas Bolivianas (BBO), for a price of US$8.5 million.
04 September 2018
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 3rd Annual Tax conference has been announced.
31 July 2018
Landay Leblang Stern in Boston and Peroni, Sosa, Tellechea, Burt & Narvaja in Asunción have helped US finance company Latitude20 Capital Partners lend US$8 million to Paraguayan agribusiness Compañía Dekalpar.
09 July 2018
Vouga Abogados in Asunción has helped local energy company Copetrol acquire Petrobras’ distribution assets in Paraguay for US$383 million.
05 June 2018
At least nine firms across seven Latin American jurisdictions have advised on a deal that saw private equity company Cinven sell assets belonging to telecoms provider Ufinet to two buyers, French private equity investor Antin and a fund controlled by Cinven.
22 May 2018
Beccar Varela’s office in Buenos Aires, Veirano Advogados in São Paulo, Carey in Santiago and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Lacoste buy a joint venture partner out of the clothes company’s retail and distribution business in Latin America.
22 May 2018
BKM | Berkemeyer has signed a deal with the Paraguayan ministry of industry and trade to provide free legal assistance to small and medium businesses.
17 May 2018
The General Secretariat of the Andean Community should close its investigation into an alleged soft paper cartel and not fine companies that already have been granted leniency in its member countries, Colombia’s antitrust authority has said.