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Internet provider Brisanet debuts on São Paulo stock exchange

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and São Paulo and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian internet provider Brisanet reais 1.4 billion reais (US$280 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.

12 August 2021

Raízen launches Brazil’s largest IPO of 2021

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados have helped ethanol producer Raízen make Brazil’s largest initial public offering so far this year, raising some 6.9 billion reais (US$1.3 billion).

11 August 2021

Mattos Filho poaches ex-CADE adviser from VMCA

Latin Lawyer Elite firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has bolstered its antitrust department by hiring a former superintendent of Brazilian competition authority CADE from local firm VMCA Advogados.

09 August 2021

Russia’s EuroChem buys Brazilian mining assets from Yara

Russian fertilizer producer EuroChem has hired Dentons in Moscow and three offices of Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to acquire a Brazilian mining project from Norwegian company Yara for US$410 million.

09 August 2021

Cosan subsidiary buys gas assets in Petrobras divestment

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras divest its remaining stake in gas distribution subsidiary Gaspetro, selling it to the energy business of local conglomerate Cosan for 2 billion reais (US$394 million).

05 August 2021

Multiple firms steer Lumen’s US$2.7 billion LatAm business sale

US private equity company Stonepeak has enlisted Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Palo Alto as lead international counsel to buy Lumen Technologies’ Latin American business for US$2.7 billion.

05 August 2021

Electronics manufacturer makes São Paulo IPO

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados have helped electronics company Multilaser launch an IPO on the São Paulo stock exchange worth 1.9 billion reais (US$367 million).

05 August 2021

Grupo Soma raises US$170 million in equity offering

Brazilian fashion company Grupo de Moda Soma has hired Milbank in New York and São Paulo and local law firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to make a share offering worth 883 million reais (US$170 million) on the São Paulo stock exchange.

05 August 2021

Several firms in Petrobras-Chevron sale of Papa-Terra oil field

Brazilian law firms Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados and Campos Mello Advogados have helped Canadian energy company MTI and local counterpart 3R Petroleum, respectively, acquire a deep-water oil field from Petrobras and Chevron.

04 August 2021

Court rules in favour of WhatsApp in bulk messaging lawsuit

A São Paulo court has ruled in favour of US messaging platform WhatsApp in a lawsuit against Brazilian advertising company Yacows, with a decision that prevents the latter company from sending bulk messages through the messaging app

04 August 2021

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