13 March 2019
Six firms have helped Argentine IT company Globant acquire cloud computing company Avanxo for US$49 million.
07 March 2019
Yesterday, Latin Lawyer published an article that did not include Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) and Posadas, Posadas & Vecino as counsel to the sellers of the target company. A corrected version of the article follows.
01 March 2019
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and García Sayán Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian mining company Volcan enter into a joint venture with Chinese state-owned shipping company COSCO in a deal worth US$225 million.
25 January 2019
Law firms that stand out for the pro bono work done by their lawyers and for their efforts to build a lasting pro bono infrastructure, both internally and in their legal market.
08 January 2019
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped French constructor Colas sign an agreement to purchase the Peruvian subsidiary of Colombian counterpart Conalvías.
30 November 2018
Increasing Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) enforcement means buyers asking probing questions about target companies no longer risk competitive disadvantage, since there is now a greater acceptance in favour of more thorough due diligence among both buyers and sellers, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual Private Equity.
07 November 2018
Chilean law firms Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) and Morales & Besa helped Latin American companies raise the largest sums in debt capital markets transactions that took place outside Brazil between July and September, while Clifford Chance LLP, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP were the international firms that closed the highest number of debt issuances.
06 November 2018
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped Lima Airport Partners (LAP) obtain the land required to expand Lima’s Jorge Chávez airport.
05 November 2018
Peruvian firm Hernández & Cía Abogados has helped local port operator Terminal Internacional del Sur (TISUR) obtain a loan of US$33 million.
16 October 2018
McCarthy Tetrault LLP in Toronto and Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima have helped Canadian mining company Trevali Mining obtain a US$275 million loan to fund its worldwide operations, including its Santander zinc mine in Peru.