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Multiple firms steer Canada-Brazil metals purchase agreement

Canada’s South Star Battery Metals has enlisted Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP in Toronto and Veirano Advogados in São Paulo to enter a metals purchase and sales agreement with mining fund Sprott Private Resource Streaming and Royalty for the development of its Santa Cruz graphite project in Brazil.

05 May 2022

Tupy buys engine maker for US$184 million in Brazil

Brazilian car parts manufacturer Tupy has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to buy local engine maker MWM for 865 million reais (US$184 million).

03 May 2022

Cleary, Shearman and Pinheiro Neto in Petrobras tender offer

Brazilian oil giant Petrobras has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York to make a US$2 billion cash tender offer targeting 19 series of notes denominated in three currencies.

03 May 2022

Three firms guide PE takeover of Brazilian medical group Alliar

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados and Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados have helped Brazilian private equity group MAM Asset Management obtain a controlling stake in local medical company Alliar, following a US$201 million investment.

26 April 2022

BTG Pactual buys stake in Banco Econômico

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped BTG Pactual acquire a controlling stake in Banco Econômico, a Brazilian financial institution that has been in extrajudicial liquidation since 1996.

26 April 2022

Which law firms were the most popular in 2021?

As companies weathered the ongoing economic and social aftershocks offset by the covid-19 pandemic, they relied on external counsel to guide them through the uncertainties of 2021. The latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, a study published by Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication LACCA, reveals the most popular law firms among the region’s largest corporations.

21 April 2022

Brazilian firms guide fast-food chain CRA offering

Brazilian fast-food restaurant chain Madero Indústria e Comércio has turned to Pinheiro Neto Advogados to raise 500 million reais (US$97 million) in an offering of agribusiness receivables certificates (CRAs).

14 April 2022

Several firms steer Lojas Renner tech acquisition in Brazil

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian retailer Lojas Renner acquire local logistics technology company Uello.

12 April 2022

Swiss company installs safety technology at São Paulo airport

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has advised Swiss construction group KIBAG win a 123 million reais (US$26 million) bid to carry out work at the Congonhas airport in São Paulo.

11 April 2022

IHS Towers buys more telecoms assets in Brazil

Multinational infrastructure group IHS Towers has relied on Allen & Overy LLP in New York and São Paulo and Brazilian firm Souza, Mello e Torres to purchase a portfolio of assets from local telecoms company Grupo TorreSur (GTS) for US$315 million.

31 March 2022

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