Veirano Advogados in our news

Brazilian data regulator issues first fine

Brazil’s data protection authority has fined Telekall Infoservice for data protection failures, marking the first time the LGPD enforcer has issued a financial penalty.

11 July 2023

Veirano partner returns to CGM

A partner has left Elite firm Veirano Advogados to join CGM Advogados as head of its capital markets practice.

21 June 2023

London SPAC buys Brazilian mines from UK PE group

UK private equity fund Appian has hired Norton Rose Fulbright in London and Madrona Fialho Advogados and Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados in São Paulo to sell two Brazilian mines to a London-listed special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) for US$1 billion.

16 June 2023

Glencore pays US$1.1 billion for Vale and Norsk Hydro assets

Mundie e Advogados in São Paulo has helped Swiss commodities trader Glencore acquire equity interest in two mining facilities from Brazil’s Vale and Norweigan miner Norsk Hydro for US$1.1 billion.

15 May 2023

Omega inks renewable energy deal with four Brazilian companies

Souto Correa Advogados has helped Omega Energia ink an agreement to provide four Brazilian companies – M Dias Branco, Eurofarma, ODATA and Ferroport – with green energy developed at its wind farm facilities.

04 May 2023

Deal Tracker: Which were the busiest firms in 2022?

Latin Lawyer presents its latest Deal Tracker Report, providing a unique overview of transactional activity in Latin America throughout 2022. Read on to find out which firms worked on the most transactions last year, and where the majority of the work was concentrated.

24 April 2023

Brazilian government adviser criticises LGPD fines

A government official has slammed Brazil’s data watchdog for exceeding its regulatory power by planning to “retroactively” apply certain LGPD fines – foreshadowing possible legal challenges to the regulator’s first penalties under the data law.

21 April 2023

Veirano promotes as investigations team leaves for Huck Otranto

Three Veirano Advogados partners – including the head of the firm’s compliance and investigations practice – have departed for Huck, Otranto, Camargo Advogados, just a day after the Brazilian Elite firm promoted an administrative law counsel to its senior rank.

12 April 2023

Veirano adds IP firepower in Rio

Brazilian Elite firm Veirano Advogados has strengthened its intellectual property practice by hiring one of the founding partners of local outfit Hallem Advogados.

05 April 2023

Eletrobras snaps up Amazonian hydro dam

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has helped Eletrobras acquire a stake in local hydroelectric generation company Madeira Energia for 168 million reais (US$32 million) through its power utilities subsidiary Furnas.

31 March 2023

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