Siqueira Castro Advogados, Souto, Correa, Cesa, Lummertz & Amaral Advogados and Dias Carneiro Advogados have started the new year by strengthening their partnerships.
US firm Squire Patton Boggs has restructured its Latin America practice group and appointed the managing partner of its Dominican Republic office as head.
Chile’s competition tribunal has fined Baxter and Sanderson Laboratories for rigging bids on public tenders for vials of saline – despite a lack of effects from the collusion.
King & Wood Mallesons in Beijing and Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP’s Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, New York and Washington, DC, offices helped Chinese electronics manufacturer Tianjin Zhonghuan Semiconductor (TZS) invest US$298 million in Singaporean Maxeon Solar Technologies as part of its spin-off from US company SunPower.
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has added firepower to its capital markets group by recruiting a partner that left Miranda & Amado Abogados last year.
South American law firm Ferrere has boosted its seniority by adding partners in Paraguay and Uruguay.
A New York court has closed the Chapter 15 case of Brazilian oil and gas company Lupatech for the second time, after the case was reopened in 2018. By Jordan Fermanis
Four White and Case LLP offices and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped Chilean telecoms company WOM obtain a US$660 financing through a syndicated loan and a bond offering.
Dentons López Velarde, SC has hired Sergio Legorreta from Baker McKenzie (Mexico) to lead its venture technology practice.
Argentina’s Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) has appointed one lawyer to partner and another four to counsel.