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Private equity group sued for ‘rigged’ sale of LATAM’s aircraft

A global investment manager is being sued for the second time in three years for allegedly implementing a “sham foreclosure sale” of a bankrupt airline's aircraft.

15 September 2023

US metals company snaps up Peruvian zinc assets

Two Foley & Lardner LLP offices have helped US zinc oxide producer Zochem buy a 40% stake in Peruvian counterpart Industrias Electro-Quimicas (IEQSA) from Belgium-headquartered Umicore.

12 September 2023

Celsia enters Peruvian renewables market with wind project buy

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima has helped Colombian energy company Celsia acquire a wind farm project in Peru from Spanish renewables business Ibereólica, marking the buyer’s arrival in the Peruvian market.

31 August 2023

Latin Lawyer Elite 2024: the firms

Latin Lawyer Elite firms have each created their own paths towards excellence and show unique areas of strength. Here, we announce this year’s Elite.

29 August 2023

Payet Rey and Rodrigo Elías guide Pan American Silver sale

Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados has helped Peruvian mining company Alpayana buy a local mine from Canadian counterpart Pan American Silver.

25 August 2023

Spain's Celeo Redes wins bid for Peru-Ecuador transmission line

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has helped Spanish energy infrastructure group Celeo Redes place a US$108 million winning bid for a transmission line project that will help to connect the electricity supply between Peru and Ecuador.

11 August 2023

IFC provides loan to BBVA for green projects in Peru

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Washington, DC and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) lend US$150 million to BBVA Perú, which will use the funds for green construction developments and mortgage financings.

09 August 2023

China and LatAm: is anything standing in the way?

Latin America is awash with new business opportunities as China warms back up to the international market following a shutdown during the covid-19 pandemic. Excitement at many law firms across the region is palpable, with China’s pioneering advances in technology, penchant for long-term investments and unique way of negotiating deals forcing lawyers to innovate like never before.

07 August 2023

KKR, Telefónica and Entel launch Peruvian fibre optics JV

Three Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP offices and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped US investor KKR launch a joint venture with Telefónica Hispanoamérica and Entel Perú by acquiring a controlling interest in Peruvian fibre optics network PangeaCo for US$201 million.

25 July 2023

Peru’s Mivivienda gets green housing loan

Peruvian low-income housing programme Fondo Mivivienda has hired Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas to secure a loan worth US$300 million.

12 July 2023

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