Mauricio Olaya in our news

Colombia’s Altra sells Peruvian IT assets to Brazilian buyer

Hernández & Cía Abogados has helped Bogotá-based Altra Investments sell IT services business Corporación Sapia to Brazilian Stefanini Group.

24 November 2021

Peru clarifies approach to collective damages claims

Peru’s competition authority has published new guidance clarifying when it will pursue damages claims for classes of consumers who have been harmed by anticompetitive conduct.

14 June 2021

Peru sanctions textbook cartel

Peru’s competition enforcer has hit several printing companies and their former employees with nearly US$7 million in fines after finding they allocated the market for textbook printing services and rigged bids for supply contracts tendered by the Ministry of Education.

07 June 2021

“Adapt or die”: what companies want from their external counsel

The covid-19 pandemic has accelerated certain pre-existing trends around client-law firm relationships, but it has also brought to light the ways that legal teams expect their external counsel to change going forward.

27 May 2021

Deal of the Year 2020: the full shortlist

Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of our 15th annual Deal of the Year Awards in the daily news briefing next week. See the full shortlist here.

19 May 2021

EY Law hires Muñiz partner in Peru

EY Law (Peru) has strengthened its corporate and banking capabilities by hiring a partner from Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera.

27 April 2021

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, private equity and ESG

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, private equity and ESG categories of our 15th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

26 April 2021

Muñiz hires Lazo & De Romaña partner and promotes in Peru

Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera has bolstered its corporate practice by hiring a partner from Peruvian firm Lazo & De Romaña Abogados, while also promoting six lawyers to equity partner across multiple departments.

15 April 2021

Which law firms were the most popular during the pandemic?

During the pandemic, the support of external counsel has been essential to businesses navigating choppy waters. We present a breakdown of our latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, highlighting the most popular firms across the region and hearing from them about how they have seen client-law firm relationships and expectations change over the past 12 months.

30 March 2021

Online or on the line? Virtual client-law firm relationships

Going from speaking in person with external counsel to communicating virtually during the pandemic has generally been straightforward according to most Latin American in-house counsel recently surveyed by LACCA, but interacting with prospective law firms has proven more difficult. GCs and private practice lawyers share how some aspects of virtual working have improved client-law-firm relationships, while others have hindered them.

30 March 2021

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