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Four firms steer lorry rental follow-on in Brazil

Two offices of Milbank and Mattos Filho in São Paulo have helped Brazilian lorry rental company Vamos Locação raise 641 million reais (US$124 million) through its second follow-on offering.

14 October 2022

JBS makes multi-billion dollar issuance and tender offer

Three offices of White & Case LLP and FLH Advogados in São Paulo have helped the US subsidiary of Brazilian meat producer JBS make a debt issuance and concurrent tender offer worth US$2.35 billion.

10 October 2022

Brazilian chamber to hear telecoms M&A dispute

Leading telecoms groups Telefónica, América Móvil and TIM have launched an arbitration against troubled Brazilian operator Oi to slash the US$3.1 billion price they agreed to pay for its mobile assets.

07 October 2022

Brazilian restaurant operator exits Panama with airport assets sale

Brazilian restaurant operator International Meal Company (IMC) has enlisted Machado Mayer Advogados in São Paulo and Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega in Panama City to sell its remaining assets in Panama to offshore commercial catering company Inflight Holdings Cayman for US$40 million.

05 October 2022

Labour lawyers meet in Miami to discuss regional trends

The growing importance of ESG principals are influencing the evolution of labour law in Latin America, according to speakers at Latin Lawyer Live: Labour and Employment held yesterday in Miami.

29 September 2022

Brazilian firms steer US$97 million Mercado Livre offering

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Mercado Envios, the shipping arm of Brazilian e-commerce company Mercado Livre, issue 500 million reais (US$97 million) worth of real estate receivables certificates.

27 September 2022

PE lawyers gather in New York to discuss latest LatAm trends

Regional uncertainty and geopolitical events are breeding opportunities for private equity investment in Latin America, according to speakers at Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity held in New York last week.

26 September 2022

Italian electronics manufacturer makes first Brazilian buy

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Italian weighing systems manufacturer Dinamica Generale buy a minority stake in Brazilian counterpart Weightech – its first acquisition in the country.

26 September 2022

Itaúsa and Votorantim invest in CCR

Brazilian investors Itaúsa and Votorantim have turned to Machado Meyer Advogados to acquire a stake in local infrastructure group CCR from conglomerate Andrade Gutierrez for 4.1 billion reais (US$760 million).

23 September 2022

French insurer acquires Brazilian assets

French insurance group CNP Assurances has hired the São Paulo offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Mattos Filho to purchase five insurance companies from Brazil’s Caixa Seguridade and Icatu for 907 million reais (US$178 million).

23 September 2022

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