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Hernández & Cía and Rodrigo Elías steer Peruvian maritime buy

Peru’s Andino Investment Holding has enlisted Hernández & Cía Abogados to acquire shares in local port operator Cosmos Agencia Marítima from DP World Logistics, an Emirati multinational logistics company.

17 January 2022

Argentine firms help Blockchain become LatAm’s largest crypto trader

Global digital finance business Blockchain.com is on track to become Latin America’s largest cryptocurrency platform after the buyer enlisted Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima for its acquisition of Argentine counterpart SeSocio.

14 January 2022

Revisit Latin Lawyer’s Labour and Employment conference

The Latin Lawyer Connect: Labour & Employment conference is now available to watch in full online. The event was co-chaired by Enrique Stile from Argentina’s Marval O'Farrell & Mairal, Carolina Camacho of Colombia’s Posse Herrera Ruiz, Carolyn Knox from US firm Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart and Machado Meyer Advogados partner Andrea Giamondo Massei in Brazil.

17 December 2021

Rodrigo Elías stars in Peruvian mall operator’s inaugural debt tap

Peruvian firm Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has advised Scotiabank as the sole placement agent in local mall operator Multimercados Zonales’ (Minka) first-ever bond issuance worth 300 million soles (US$75 million).

16 December 2021

Azul backs off from LATAM offer after restructuring filed

Two days after South America’s largest airline LATAM submitted a Chapter 11 plan in New York, one of its Brazilian competitors has backed off from an offer to combine with the Chile-headquartered company.

08 December 2021

Peruvian builder gets US$190 million loan

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian construction company Urbanova obtain a US$190 million loan from a syndicate of 10 banks.

06 December 2021

LATAM Airlines gets additional US$750 million DIP financing

LATAM Airlines has hired several international and Latin American law firms to obtain an additional US$750 million debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing, part of the aviation group’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.

24 November 2021

Peruvian miner Minsur makes US$500 million debt offer

Peruvian mining company Minsur has relied on Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima to issue US$500 million worth of notes and make a concurrent tender offer.

15 November 2021

Tread carefully to avoid discrimination claims over vaccination status

While successful vaccine rollouts in many Latin American countries have resulted in employees returning to their usual workspaces, panellists at the Latin Lawyer Connect: Labour & Employment conference highlighted that employers should follow local governments’ guidelines around reopening offices to the letter to avoid discrimination claims.

28 October 2021

Multiple firms in Colombia’s first PPP hospital financing

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped local medical company Promotora Hospital de Bosa and its sponsor, Spain’s Grupo Ortiz, receive a US$68 million loan to fund the construction of the Andean country’s first public-private partnership (PPP) hospital.

22 October 2021

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