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Where there’s risk, there’s opportunity for private equity in LatAm

Latin American markets may be among the most volatile when it comes to political and economic instability, but the region should take advantage of interest from large international investors and sovereign wealth funds that are willing to take short-term risks in exchange for long-term returns, said panellists at Latin Lawyer’s M&A conference in São Paulo.

19 December 2023

Lawyers are vital in preventing modern slavery in supply chains

A lack of legislation and enforcement has allowed modern slavery go largely undetected in Latin American supply chains for years, giving lawyers a crucial role in raising the topic in board rooms and helping companies ensure that they comply with local labour laws and standards.

13 December 2023

Machado Meyer adds six to partnership

Machado Meyer Advogados has strengthened several practice areas by hiring a partner from labour boutique Mallet Advogados Associados and promoting five associates to its senior rank.

12 December 2023

“Brighter future” for infrastructure in Brazil and Mexico despite political turbulence

As major political shifts continue to put Latin American economies to the test, legal frameworks that are resistant to the ideologies of the governing party will be key to keeping infrastructure investments active in the region, said lawyers at Latin Lawyer Live: Regional Project Finance in New York earlier this month.

28 November 2023

Pro bono: Leading Lights

Latin Lawyer is pleased to present our Leading Lights for 2023, the law firms making a noteworthy contribution to strengthening a culture of pro bono in Latin America.

21 November 2023

Two weeks to go until labour event in Miami

There are just two weeks until Latin Lawyer Live: Labour and Employment in Miami, which will feature speakers from Uber, NBC Universal and Syngenta. Read on for more information about the programme and how to register.

21 November 2023

Pinheiro Neto and Machado Meyer land airport debt taps

Brazilian airport concessionaires Bloco Sul and Bloco Central have turned to Pinheiro Neto Advogados to make respective issuances worth a total of 4 billion reais (US$799 million).

20 November 2023

Last chance for early rate tickets to labour event in Miami

There's just one day left to buy tickets at an early rate discount for Latin Lawyer Live: Labour and Employment in Miami this December, which will feature speakers from Uber, NBC Universal and Syngenta Read on for more information about the programme and how to register.

08 November 2023

Who are LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2024?

The results for this year’s LACCA Thought Leaders are in. We take a look at which private practice lawyers have been voted as the very best in their field by Latin America’s in-house community.

01 November 2023

Brazil’s JBS issues US$345 million in CRA debentures

Lefosse has helped Brazilian meat producer JBS issue agribusiness receivables certificates (CRAs) worth 1.7 billion reais (US$345 million), bolstering its beef production operations.

31 October 2023

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