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Blackstone gambles on Cirsa purchase

Blackstone gambles on Cirsa purchase

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.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Dominican Republic

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Dominican Republic

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.

Headrick behind Western Union deal

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.

DR solar project gets loan

DR solar project gets loan

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.

Headrick Rizik promotes transactional and disputes lawyers

Headrick Rizik promotes transactional and disputes lawyers

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%.

Vance Center Lawyers Council launches anti-corruption module

Vance Center Lawyers Council launches anti-corruption module

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.

Pro Bono profile: Fundación Pro Bono in the Dominican Republic

Pro Bono profile: Fundación Pro Bono in the Dominican Republic

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.

Aerodom gets multi-jurisdictional refinancing

Aerodom gets multi-jurisdictional refinancing

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.

Eight firms in multi-jurisdictional refinancing deal

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.

Headrick Rizik and Quiroz Santroni guide Dominican resort project deal

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.