Venezuela

Venezuela defeats ICSID mining annulment bid

An International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) annulment committee has dismissed a petition by an Aruba mining company and its affiliate to annul an award rejecting their US$633 million claim against Venezuela.

Venezuelan opposition turns to Sullivan & Cromwell for restructuring

The opposition, led by Venezuelan National Assembly president Juan Guaidó, announced on 3 September that it had brought in James Bromley and Sergio Galvis to help restructure its external debt and other obligations.

Latin Lawyer Elite: the firms

The 2019 Latin Lawyer Elite firms are profiled here. Each have carved out their own paths towards excellence and demonstrate unique areas of strength.

Latin Lawyer Elite: the firms

The 2019 Latin Lawyer Elite firms are profiled here. Each have carved out their own paths towards excellence and demonstrate unique areas of strength.

Survival techniques

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

Here to stay

The rise of nationalism first cast doubt on the future of investment treaties and investor-state dispute settlements in Latin America more than a decade ago. But despite international trade agreements now appearing to fall out of favour in the US, such pacts and the investment arbitration they endorse look set to stand the test of time in Latin America.

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Reference

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Construction

Mexico

Javier Troncoso Valle

Bufete Troncoso

Chile

Alex Wagemann and Elina Mereminskaya

Wagemann Lawyers & Engineers

Guides

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The Guide to Corporate Crisis Management - First Edition

Introduction: Effective Crisis Management in Latin America

Sergio J Galvis, Robert J Giuffra Jr and Werner F Ahlers

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Dealing with the Challenges of Political Violence and Crime in Latin America

Jack Devine and Amanda Mattingly

The Arkin Group

Events

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Latin Lawyer Live 10th Annual Private Equity

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Latin Lawyer Live 6th Annual Labour & Employment