Chile’s competition tribunal has fined two healthcare companies for allegedly conspiring to rig bids to supply injectable medicines for more than a decade.
FerradaNehme wants a more balanced associate-partner ratio and has made Chile’s biggest round of promotions so far this year to achieve it.
The next country we turn to in our country-by-country tour of the region’s legal markets, as analysed in the latest edition of the Latin Lawyer 250, is Chile.
Chile’s Supreme Court has overturned a lower court decision that had blocked a consumer collective action against paper product maker SCA, which has been fined for its role in the tissue products cartel.
Chilean firm FerradaNehme has made a new partner in its public law department, giving it a female majority partnership within a jurisdiction that has the lowest number of women partners in Latin America.
Larrain y Asociados Abogados in Santiago has helped Chilean cement company Hurtado Vicuña Group acquire local counterpart Cemento Polpaico from Swiss group LafargeHolcim in a US$125 million public takeover.
Chilean firm FerradaNehme has strengthened its corporate offering with the hire of a former legal officer at Superintendencia de Valores y Seguros (SVS), Chile’s securities and insurance regulator.
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 230 leading names of the Latin American legal community.
Latin Lawyer is very happy to name Nicole Nehme of Chile’s FerradaNehme as the recipient of our Specialist Law Firm Leader Award.
FerradaNehme’s Marcela Rodríguez and José Manuel Gallegos chart the path towards the digitalisation of judicial procedure in Chile