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Latin America’s labour landscape makes a sharp left

As Latin American politics increasingly veer to the left, rumours swirl around how this symbolic shift could trigger landmark labour changes such as increased unionisation, employment reforms and heightened worker activism in the region as a fresh set of leaders call for social change.

17 November 2022

Who are LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2023?

LACCA members have cast their votes. We take a look at which private practice lawyers have been identified as leaders in their field by Latin America’s in-house community.

03 November 2022

Who is in LACCA Approved 2023?

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association has released the latest edition of LACCA Approved. Read on to find out who Latin America’s leading private practitioners are and which law firms received the most votes.

01 November 2022

Nike completes sale of distribution rights in three LatAm countries

US sportswear brand Nike has finalised the divestment of its distribution rights in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay, with several US and Latin American law firms advising.

04 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

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

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

MercadoLibre turns to Marval for debt tap

Marval O'Farrell Mairal has helped Argentine e-commerce company MercadoLibre issue 3.5 billion pesos (US$25 million) worth of notes through its consumer loans subsidiary.

20 September 2022

Bomchil and Marval steer aluminium exchange offer

Argentine aluminium producer Aluar has hired Bomchil to issue bonds as part of a US$58 million exchange offer.

14 September 2022

Fintech gets US$35 million injection in Argentina

Argentine digital payments company Geopagos has enlisted Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley and TCA Tanoira Cassagne in Buenos Aires to raise US$35 million in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital.

06 September 2022

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