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Marfrig gains complete control of Quickfood

11 June 2019

Allende & Brea has helped Brazilian food processor Marfrig acquire the remaining stake in BRF's Argentine operation, Quickfood, giving it full control of the company.

Argentine firms lead Spanish-speaking debt markets round up

Argentine firms lead Spanish-speaking debt markets round up

10 May 2019

Argentine firms have recorded the highest number of debt capital markets deals in January and February, making them the busiest players in Spanish-speaking Latin America for four consecutive months.

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

08 April 2019

Some 150 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise more than US$200 billion through nearly 800 debt and equity capital markets deals throughout 2018, according to Latin Lawyer data.

Pérez Alati and Shearman in most debt deals in Spanish-speaking LatAm

Pérez Alati and Shearman in most debt deals in Spanish-speaking LatAm

14 March 2019

Argentina’s Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen and international law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP advised on the most debt capital markets transactions in Spanish-speaking Latin America during November and December, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Argentina’s Allende & Brea starts new year with double promotion

Argentina’s Allende & Brea starts new year with double promotion

09 January 2019

Allende & Brea’s managing partner predicts a solid year for M&A deals as the firm promotes two lawyers to partner, bolstering its corporate and tax practices.

Marfrig buys majority stake in Argentina’s Quickfood

Marfrig buys majority stake in Argentina’s Quickfood

07 January 2019

Brazilian food-processing company Marfrig has hired Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo and Allende & Brea in Buenos Aires to buy a majority stake in Quickfood from Brazilian counterpart BRF for 300 million reais (US$77 million).

Latin American enforcers commit to leniency principles

Latin American enforcers commit to leniency principles

10 December 2018

The competition authorities of Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Argentina and Chile have signed a joint statement on shared principles that will guide the implementation of their leniency regimes – following recent controversy in the region about the confidentiality of submitted applications.

Seventeen LatAm firms unite to develop investigations best practices

Seventeen LatAm firms unite to develop investigations best practices

29 November 2018

Brazilian law firm TozziniFreire Advogados has launched a network aimed at developing compliance best practices and enhancing discussion on regional anti-corruption matters.

Allende & Brea partner appointed alternate justice in Supreme Court

Allende & Brea partner appointed alternate justice in Supreme Court

20 November 2018

A corporate partner from Argentine firm Allende & Brea has been appointed alternate justice at the country’s Supreme Court.

Canada and Chile antitrust regulators conditionally approve Linde/Praxair

Canada and Chile antitrust regulators conditionally approve Linde/Praxair

02 November 2018

Competition authorities in Canada and Chile have conditionally approved the merger of Linde and Praxair, requiring major asset divestments to remedy competition concerns in the domestic industrial gas supply markets.