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Apax hires Italian, Argentine and Brazilian firms to invest in biotech

12 November 2018

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Capelli Partners in Milan, Alfaro Abogados in Buenos Aires and Veirano Advogados in Rio de Janeiro have helped French private equity investor Apax Partners acquire Italian biotechnological ingredients producer AEB from counterpart SK Capital. 

Insurance lawyer re-joins Beccar Varela

Insurance lawyer re-joins Beccar Varela

12 February 2018

Argentine firm Beccar Varela has welcomed back an insurance lawyer to lead and help expand the firm’s insurance and reinsurance department.

Alfaro banks on Argentine mining boom with laterals

02 February 2018

Argentine firm Alfaro Abogados has hired two partners to lead its mining practice, becoming the latest firm in the market to target work from a sector set to undergo significant expansion under President Mauricio Macri.

Argentina targets corruption with corporate criminal liability law

Argentina targets corruption with corporate criminal liability law

05 December 2017

Argentina has become the latest Latin American country to enact laws making companies liable for crimes committed in Argentina and abroad, a move local lawyers say is a positive step towards an anti-corruption culture in the region.

Alfaro partner to audit Argentine football association

05 August 2016

FIFA has appointed Alfaro Abogados partner Javier Medin vice-chairman of a normalisation committee assembled to audit Argentina’s scandal-hit national football association.

Beccar Varela opens in Tigre and re-hires PE partner

Beccar Varela opens in Tigre and re-hires PE partner

06 April 2016

Estudio Beccar Varela has opened a new branch in the suburban Buenos Aires city of Tigre and welcomed back a private equity partner to its headquarters in the Argentine capital.

Hamburg Süd snaps up CCNI’s container-shipping assets

15 April 2015

German law firm CMS Hasche Sigle has helped shipping company Hamburg Süd acquire Compañía Chilena de Navegación Interoceánica (CCNI)’s container-shipping business for US$160 million, which required antitrust approval in multiple Latin American jurisdictions.

Argentina agrees to settle treaty awards

14 October 2013

Argentina has agreed to honour five investment treaty awards in favour of US creditors with a payment of more than US$500 million in government bonds.

Argentina 'close' to settling treaty awards

23 September 2013

Argentina is reported to be on the verge of agreeing a deal with creditors to honour five investment treaty awards worth a total of US$500 million, through an exchange of sovereign bonds.

Argentine fruit producer takes a bite out of Salentein’s orchard assets

11 January 2013

Alfaro Abogados has helped Salentein, one of Argentina’s principal apple and pear exporters, sell a fruit processing plant and 500 hectares of land to local rival Kleppe.