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Uruguayan La Jacinta solar project issues bonds

12 February 2018

White & Case LLP in New York and Madrid and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped power operator Invenergy’s solar project issue US$65 million worth of bonds.

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.

Germán Vecino: 28 November 1937 – 15 December 2017

Germán Vecino: 28 November 1937 – 15 December 2017

02 February 2018

Germán Vecino, one of Posadas, Posadas & Vecino’s name partners and a driving force behind the Uruguayan firm’s modernisation, has died at the age of 80.

Uruguayan transmission line gets funding

29 January 2018

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP in New York and Washington, DC, Bonelli Erede in Rome, Milan and Dubai and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped Italian Energy company Terna obtain an US$81 million loan to fund the construction of a transmission line in Uruguay.

Norton Rose and Guyer & Regules in Uruguayan PE agribusiness loan

23 January 2018

Norton Rose Fulbright in Washington, DC, and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped a fund controlled by international private equity fund Darby grant two loans to Uruguayan agricultural business San Victoriano Farm Group.

Ferrere promotes three to partner

22 January 2018

Ferrere (Uruguay) has promoted three associates to partner, strengthening its corporate, real estate and tax practices.

LatAm states to recognise same-sex marriage after court ruling

LatAm states to recognise same-sex marriage after court ruling

18 January 2018

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) has passed down a landmark advisory opinion to member states of the Organisation of American States (OAS), obliging them to formally recognise same-sex marriages and allow transgender people to officially change their name and sex.

Guyer & Regules steers meatpacker notes issue

17 January 2018

Guyer & Regules has helped Brazilian meatpacker Marfrig’s Uruguayan arm issue notes worth US$60 million.

Olivera promotes tax lawyer

Olivera promotes tax lawyer

12 January 2018

Uruguay’s Olivera Abogados has promoted a senior tax associate to the partnership.

Guyer & Regules and Posadas & Vecino steer animal vaccine acquisition

12 January 2018

Guyer & Regules has helped an affiliate of US animal vaccine manufacturer Merck Animal Health purchase Uruguayan counterpart Prondil.