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Carey extends paternity leave policy

Following in the footsteps of other Latin American law outfits, Chilean Elite firm Carey has launched a new paternity leave scheme that entitles all its male lawyer to take 30 days of full-paid leave when they become fathers.

08 November 2021

Tenaris sale in the US calls on Pillsbury and Mitrani Caballero

Japanese manufacturer Maruichi Steel Tube has hired Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in New York to buy US-based Geneva Structural Tubes from Argentine counterpart Tenaris for some US$24 million.

08 November 2021

Bomchil and PAGBAM steer real estate acquisition

Bomchil has helped Argentine real estate developer NorthBaires acquire two property projects from local counterpart TGLT.

08 November 2021

Cariola Díez and Guerrero Olivos in mining loan

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos has helped Chilean mining industry supplier, ATCO Sabinco, obtain a US$35 million loan.

08 November 2021

US firm Rimon expands in Colombia

Rimon Law has expanded its Bogotá office by hiring three partners and a group of associates from recognised Colombian competition outfit Ibarra Abogados, rebranding to Ibarra-Rimon with the move.

05 November 2021

Votorantim and Canada Pension Plan agree to list energy JV

Stocche Forbes has helped Brazilian investment group Votorantim consolidate its energy assets into a joint venture with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments), which will invest 1.5 billion reais (US$273 million) into the entity.

05 November 2021

Softbank invests in Brazilian banking and payments platform

Demarest Advogados in São Paulo has advised Japan’s Softbank as one of the lead investors in a US$108 million funding round for Brazilian banking and payments technology platform Pismo.

05 November 2021

BMA and Madrona seal medical lab acquisition

Brazilian healthcare company Fleury has turned to BMA - Barbosa Müssnich Aragão to acquire Laboratório Marcelo Magalhães for 385 million reais (US$70 million).

05 November 2021

Vella Pugliese and KLA in Italy-Brazil air transport buy

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados has advised Italy’s Bomi Group, a healthcare-focused logistics company, in the acquisition of Brazilian air transport business Line Express and ALX (Linex).

05 November 2021

Uruguayan firms help software company enter South America

International software group Jonas Software has enlisted Ferrere (Uruguay) to acquire local IT companies GeneXus Consulting and K2B, marking its entry into South America.

05 November 2021

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