Paulo Almeida Lopes, a corporate lawyer with an admirable in-house track-record, has left oil and gas expert Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to join the expanding Campos Mello Advogados.
Brazil’s competition watchdog has vetoed Liquigás’s proposed takeover of Ultragaz by a slim majority of three to two votes.
"Poor Mexico," 19th century Mexican general Porfirio Díaz once lamented, "so far from god and so close to the United States." Yet Mexico's proximity to its northern neighbour is a good thing for its oil and gas sector, even with Donald Trump in the Oval Office. Here, Latin Lawyer reviews what panellists at Latin Lawyer's 8th Annual Oil & Gas conference had to say about Latin America's energy prospects and why President Donald Trump's fossil-fuelled policy of America First may benefit Mexico.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
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