Canadian mining company Crystallex, which is undergoing proceedings under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Actin Toronto (CCAA), has received US$500 million from Venezuela as partial payment for an arbitral award, under a deal allowing the state to keep hold of its national oil company’s US refining subsidiary.
Venezuelan law firm Araquereyna has launched WIDÚ Legal, an online platform designed to help companies and individuals fill out legal documents and applications.
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom partner Filipe Areno and counsel Hilel Pohulanik consider how the region’s political and economic outlook will influence deal activity.
Against the backdrop of Venezuela's escalating economic and political crisis, Emilio Demetriou-Jones spoke with partners from two of the country's law firms to find out how they are coping
The Venezuelan government’s lack of political will to restructure its debts is stopping the country from addressing its economic crisis, according to restructuring advisors.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
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Albright Stonebridge Group