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Chile’s VivoCorp changes ownership through restructuring

Carey has helped Chilean shopping centre operator VivoCorp undergo a corporate reorganisation, in which the company transferred its ownership to new stakeholders and completed a bond swap.

23 September 2022

Veirano stars in Brazilian natural parks auction

Veirano Advogados has helped Brazilian consortium Novo Caracol place a winning US$150 million bid for the concession of the Caracol and Tainhas natural parks in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul.

23 September 2022

Bado Kuster seals Uruguayan food M&A

Uruguayan food producer Doña Coca has hired Bado Kuster Zerbino & Rachetti to divest its business to local investor IBF Negocios.

23 September 2022

Engie sells thermoelectric plant to Brazilian investors

Brazilian investors Perfin and Starboard have hired Mattos Filho and Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper, respectively, to jointly acquire a local thermoelectric plant for 2.2 billion reais (US$429 million) from Engie Brasil.

22 September 2022

Goulart Penteado appoints labour head with hire

A Demarest Advogados lawyer has moved to Goulart Penteado Advogados, strengthening the Brazilian disputes firm's labour department as partner and practice head.

22 September 2022

New York court blocks PJT restructuring fee in LATAM Chapter 11

Despite claiming the duration and complexities of its Chapter 11 case were unforeseen, South American airline LATAM has failed to convince a New York court to let it pay its investment banker PJT Partners an additional US$12 million restructuring fee if its plan becomes effective.

22 September 2022

LatAm firms deliver global customer experience merger

Six offices of Cuatrecasas, Allende & Brea in Buenos Aires, four offices of Central American firm Alta and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) in Quito have helped multinational customer experience company Majorel acquire Madrid-based counterpart Findasense, including the target’s operations in Latin America.

22 September 2022

Bradesco buys stake in Votorantim real estate broker

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Banco Bradesco acquire a stake in Banco Votorantim’s real estate fund manager, BV DTVM.

22 September 2022

SoftBank fund invests in two Mexican start-ups

US law firm Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP has helped SoftBank's venture capital fund Upload Ventures invest in two Mexican start-ups.

22 September 2022

Argentina’s Chaco province issues debt

The northern Argentine province of Chaco has enlisted DLA Piper (Argentina) to raise 2.2 billion pesos (US$15 million) in an issuance of notes.

22 September 2022

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