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Equatorial Energia buys Goiás power distributor from Enel

Equatorial Energia has enlisted Mattos Filho to buy Brazilian electricity distributor Celg Distribuição (Celg-D) from Italian energy group Enel for 1.6 billion reais (US$299 million).

04 October 2022

More in-house speakers confirmed for ACI summit in Brazil

Gerald Moody, assistant chief at the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) unit of the US Department of Justice, Carolina Yumi de Souza, from the attorney general's office in São Paulo, and Renato Machado de Souza, director of the leniency agreements office of Brazil's Comptroller General (CGU), are among the latest confirmed speakers for Latin Lawyer and Global Investigations Review’s annual Anti-Corruption & Investigations Brazil conference later this month.

04 October 2022

Mattos Filho and BMA guide 3R debenture offering

Brazil’s 3R Petroleum has called on Mattos Filho to make a 900 million reais (US$171 million) debenture offering.

04 October 2022

Mattos Filho drives Movida US$145 million offering

Mattos Filho has helped Brazilian car rental company Movida in a 750 million reais (US$145 million) public offering of debentures.

03 October 2022

Gerdau and Randon join forces for truck rental JV

Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau has enlisted TozziniFreire Advogados to help it enter into a partnership with local cargo transportation group Randon, with the two companies putting up 250 million reais (US$50 million) worth of investment for the new venture.

29 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

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

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho steer UK distributor’s PPE buy

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped a Brazilian subsidiary of UK distributor Bunzl acquire personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier Corsul Group.

23 September 2022

Engie sells thermoelectric plant to Brazilian investors

Brazilian investors Perfin and Starboard have hired Mattos Filho and Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper, respectively, to jointly acquire a local thermoelectric plant for 2.2 billion reais (US$429 million) from Engie Brasil.

22 September 2022

Still time to sign up for Latin Lawyer labour conference in Miami

The vice president of legal for Adidas Latin America Kadine Hurtado and Ruben Cortina, global president for UNI-Global Union, are among the latest confirmed speakers for Latin Lawyer Live: Labour & Employment 2022 in Miami on Wednesday 28 September.

21 September 2022

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