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Peruvian cement makers win tax case against government

Peruvian cement makers win tax case against government

22 February 2018

Amprimo & Flury Abogados has helped a group of Peruvian cement manufacturers win a constitutional lawsuit against the Ministry of Economy and Finance for levying an environmental tax on coal users.

Austrian pharma loan draws counsel from multiple LatAm jurisdictions

22 February 2018

Baker McKenzie LLP’s offices in New York, Bogotá, Buenos Aires, São Paulo, Lima and Zurich; and Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP in New York, have helped Farallon Capital Management lend US$40 million to Austrian pharmaceutical company Pint Pharma.

Peru’s Primax acquires majority stake in petrol station holding

15 February 2018

Miranda & Amado Abogados has helped Peruvian fuel retailer Primax acquire nearly 450 petrol stations from competitor Grupo Pecsa.

CMS Grau and PPU help Falabella issue bonds

15 February 2018

CMS Grau has helped Chilean department store chain Falabella issue bonds worth 200 million Peruvian soles (US$62 million) through its Peruvian subsidiary.

Echecopar, Garrigues and Lazo De Romaña in Peruvian hotel financing

14 February 2018

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima and Garrigues (Chile) have helped Peruvian construction company Attko obtain a US$43.7 million loan to finance its Miraflores hotel project.

Airport concessionaire to move ahead with claim against Peru

Airport concessionaire to move ahead with claim against Peru

12 February 2018

The holder of a concession to build and run an airport near Machu Picchu has confirmed it will bring a claim against Peru after the government announced the cancellation of the contract on national interest grounds and ended talks to resolve the dispute.

Four firms steer Peruvian debt tap

12 February 2018

Allen & Overy LLP in New York and Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima have helped power company GenRent’s Peruvian subsidiary issue notes worth US$107 million.

Argentine airport operator raises US$485 million in IPO

Argentine airport operator raises US$485 million in IPO

09 February 2018

Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York and Miami have acted as lead counsel to Argentine Corporación América Airports on its US$485 million IPO, made on the New York Stock Exchange.

Rebaza steers Petroperú auction to modernise refinery

Rebaza steers Petroperú auction to modernise refinery

08 February 2018

Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas has helped state-owned oil company Petroperú award a US$1 billion construction contract to a Spanish-Chinese consortium for the modernisation of the Talara refinery in northern Peru.

Peru’s InRetail acquires pharmacy chain Quicorp

Peru’s InRetail acquires pharmacy chain Quicorp

07 February 2018

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Chicago, Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima, Ferrere (Bolivia) in Santa Cruz and Ferrere (Ecuador) in Quito and Guayaquil have helped Peruvian retailer InRetail acquire pharmacy chain Quicorp for US$583 million.