15 May 2018
Seven firms have confirmed their role in Blackstone’s acquisition of Spanish-based gaming corporation Cirsa from the company’s founder in a cross-border deal that involved multiple Latin American jurisdictions.
22 March 2018
The Dominican Republic is not seeing the same record level of economic growth as it has done in recent years, but it still reported a more than respectable 5% growth for 2017, a figure that looks to be sustainable for 2018.
02 March 2018
Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández has helped Dominican financial services company Vimenca renew its 29-year agreement with US money transfer provider Western Union.
26 January 2018
DR&R Abogados y Consultores Fiscales in Santo Domingo has helped energy company Montecristi Solar FV obtain a loan for the construction of a 57 megawatt solar power plant.
11 April 2017
Dominican heavyweight Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández has promoted three lawyers to partner, strengthening its transactional and disputes capabilities and increasing its partnership by almost 40%.
04 April 2017
A civil and economic rights group established by The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice has launched an anti-corruption initiative that will organise private practice lawyers across the Americas to support government efforts to crack down on corruption.
23 February 2017
Latin Lawyer’s 11th annual charity awards ceremony is being held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearinghouses, including Fundación Pro Bono in the Dominican Republic.
06 February 2017
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP in New York and Paris and Dominican firm Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández have helped airport concessionaire Aeropuertos Dominicanos Siglo XXI (Aerodom) refinance a US$533 million loan, in what is thought to be the largest refinancing transaction for a company based in the Dominican Republic.
03 February 2017
Goodwin Law and Loeb, Block & Partners in New York, Dominican firm Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández, Agrait Law in San Juan, Wakefield Quin in Bermuda and Carey Olsen LLP in London have helped Dominican packaging manufacturer Diesco obtain a loan from Goldman Sachs.
19 December 2016
Dominican firm Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández has helped US companies Third Point and Discovery Land acquire Playa Grande Golf & Resort project in the Dominican Republic for US$150 million.