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Demarest and Pinheiro Neto steer underwear acquisition

Brazilian underwear group Scalina has hired Demarest Advogados to buy local clothing manufacturer MC Malharia, a subsidiary of textiles company Cotece.

03 February 2023

Spanish and Brazilian firms steer cross-border fruit acquisition

Garrigues in Murcia and Brazilian firm Demarest Advogados have helped Spain's The Natural Fruit Company (TNFC) acquire Valencia-headquartered Bollo International Fruits and its Brazilian operations.

25 January 2023

Consortium snaps up more Brazilian oil assets

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown and Demarest Advogados have helped a consortium of oil companies win a US$400 million stake in Agua Marinha, one of Brazil’s key oil fields.

18 January 2023

Pro bono: Leading Lights

Latin Lawyer is pleased to present our Leading Lights for 2022, the law firms making a noteworthy contribution to strengthening Latin America’s pro bono culture.

16 January 2023

Demarest steers national park concession bid

Demarest Advogados has helped an infrastructure investment fund managed by São Paulo-based private equity group Fram Capital win a bid to maintain the Chapada dos Guimarães national park in Brazil’s western state of Mato Grosso.

16 January 2023

PetroRecôncavo snaps up oil assets from Swedish operator

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazilian oil and gas business PetroRecôncavo acquire the local subsidiary of Swedish counterpart Maha Energy for US$174 million.

10 January 2023

Brazilian firms brace for the return of Lula

With Lula’s return to office, lawyers remain optimistic about investment activity despite a highly divided Brazil and expect a busy year for tax if a sought-after reform takes place, as well as uptick in work related to environmental law and ESG.

03 January 2023

Several firms steer cross-border data centre buy

Several firms have helped data centre operator Aligned acquire Latin American-focused counterpart ODATA from Brazil’s Patria Investimentos and US IT company CyrusOne.

03 January 2023

French dairy company Lactalis acquires Nestlé JV in Brazil

The Brazilian arm of French dairy company Lactalis has enlisted Demarest Advogados to buy a local joint venture from Nestlé and the Chilean division of New Zealand counterpart Fonterra for 700 million reais (US$133 million).

03 January 2023

US court dismisses last challenge to LATAM Chapter 11 plan

Dismissing the last remaining dispute over LATAM Airlines’ Chapter 11 plan, the US’s Second Circuit Court of Appeals has addressed for the first time whether a debtor has to pay post-petition interest (PPI) to unsecured creditors to be able to treat them as unimpaired.

20 December 2022

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